Looking for Crop Farm Worker on Lavender Farm

Badjeros, Ontario, Canada

1 acre or less

About

Message
  • Opportunity available:
  • On-farm employment
  • Internship
  • Available facilities and equipment:
  • Other
  • Preferred arrangement model:
  • Partnership
  • Available acreage:
  • 1 acre or less
  • Soil type on farm:
  • Sandy loam
  • Current farming practices:
  • Conventional
  • Current land use:
  • Field crops
  • Preferred farming experience for farmer:
  • Practical farming experience (including work as a farm intern or employee)
  • Desired farming practices by a new farmer:
  • Conventional
  • Agricultural products I am interested being cultivated on my property:
  • Herbs
  • Years experience of new farmer:
  • Less than 1 year
  • About 1 year
  • 1-2 years

Farm description

Lavender Creek Farm is a small family-owned farm near Collingwood, Ontario. We grow beautiful lavender on our farm in a friendly atmosphere.

Farm opportunity

The crop worker is responsible for assisting with: • planting of lavender plants • harvest of lavender • weed control • pruning • making lavender bundles • preparing and shipping orders • other related tasks We are looking for someone who likes working outside for extended periods of time, who likes physical work. Other qualifications we are looking for are self-directed, motivated, hardworking, able to carry out instructions, flexible and a good team player. Our farm is located on a rural road close to Badjeros, Ontario (about 20 minutes from Creemore and Shelburne, and 25 minutes from Collingwood and Wassaga Beach). Transportation to/from Lavender Creek Farm is not provided, however, we are able to pick up and drop off within a reasonable distance. Contract length: 3 months, full-time or part-time Expected start date: 2022-05-30 Salary: $15.00 per hour COVID-19 considerations: We will follow all public health guidelines with regards to COVID-19 as they become available. Please send resume to: Christine at lavendercreekfarm.on@gmail.com or call 519-591-6392 to discuss.