Share the Harvest Farm (STH) is a non-profit, five-acre farm and seasonal farm stand located in East Hampton, NY. Share the Harvest, which is will celebrate its 11th year is 2020, is looking for an experienced farmer to manage our field crew during the main growing season.
STH’s charitable mission is to grow—using organic and sustainable practices—produce for donation to local organizations including food pantries, affordable housing, senior centers, an early childhood center, and a women’s shelter. The farm also operates a seasonal farm stand to fund its mission, and a small low-cost CSA for local families.
STH’s Farmer will be responsible for all aspects of field maintenance and production, field staff and intern supervision, coordination with our seasonal farm stand, and regular interaction with fellow farm managers and STH Board of Directors.
This is a seasonal position (March 1-Oct 30), with the possibility of extending year-round. Housing is available in shared living quarters for the March-Oct season. Minimum of three years of farming/gardening experience required; tractor and mechanical experience strongly preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
STH is an equal opportunity employer.
Our growing internship program allows interested students to learn soil stewardship and organic and sustainable farming practices in a seasonal immersion program. In the past, our interns have been involved in all aspects of what we do: field and greenhouse farming, farm stand operations, CSA distribution, fresh produce deliveries, and education programs.
At Share the Harvest Farm, we encourage anyone interested in what we do to volunteer and experience the rewards of community farming. Those who have joined in our efforts have become a part of our farm family and year after year they come back with helping hands. Volunteers learn to sow seeds, harvest produce, gain insight into organic methods, and enjoy the camaraderie of the Farm experience. Extra hands are always welcome at Share the Harvest Farm.
If you would like to volunteer, please send us an email and we will get back to you!