Reference #: 173
County: San Miguel
Type of opportunity sought: I currently do NOT have farmland, but I am looking for land to farm. I am also looking for an internship or mentorship position with an existing farmer. This could be through any type of exchange, whether paid, internship, collaboration on sustainability-oriented projects, etc.
Specified interest in farming/ranching/animal-raising: I am interested in farming full-time, as a hobby, and/or or as a part-time job.
Interested in growing/raising: Vegetables, fruit, herbs, poultry/fowl, and grains.
Interested in these farming/ranching practices: Organic and permaculture.
Background in farming: I have limited farming experience but am interested in learning more. I have a permaculture design certificate and am familiar with farming through internships over a couple seasons.
Education/Training: Informal apprenticeship, general farming (3 years or less), and general college degree.
Willing to consider the following types of business arrangements: Buy/sell, rent, crop-share, partnership, internship, or any sort of exchange/collaboration.
Stated interest in on-site housing: No preference.
Other Information: I have strong office skills so would be a valuable asset in that capacity. Modest hands-on experience in growing and building work but high aptitude for them. Recent work in solar hot water/plumbing/heating.
Listing Date: April 10, 2012
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