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Posted: November 18, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF is seeking an  Office and Sales Assistant to assist the sales team with fulfilling sales activities, and to provide receptionist and administrative support to the Office Manager. This full time position reports 50%/50% to Marketing and Office Management.  View the full job description.  
Posted: November 11, 2014 | Location: Yoncalla, Oregon
Experienced individuals or couple wanted for our farm team in 2015. Diversified organic nursery and farm business with established wholesale accounts and farmers' markets in its 25th year in western Oregon. Must have at least 3 years of on farm experience. Ideal candidates will be looking to stay for more than one year with increasing responsibility for farm planning and management. Salary plus on farm housing in a scenic quiet rural area. Contact hayhurstvalley@gmail.com.
Posted: October 27, 2014 | Location: Los Angeles, California
Farmscape is seeking a full-time sales rep to offer its installation and weekly maintenance services to residential clients, schools, restaurants and other organizations in the Los Angeles area. About Farmscape: Farmscape is the largest urban farming venture in California. Our mission is to connect city dwellers with fresh, organic produce through a network of urban farms, while creating living wage jobs for the new generation of farmers. To date, we have installed over 400 urban farms and currently maintain more than 150 of those plots. More information: http://farmscapegardens.com/#...
Posted: October 23, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Program Assistant (PA) supports the CCOF Policy Department and the CCOF Foundation. For the Policy Director, the PA provides administrative support and coordinates communications and grassroots advocacy support. For the CCOF Foundation Program Coordinator, the PA also provides administrative support and assistance with implementation of Foundation programs. Reports to: Policy Director (20 hours per week) Works under the direction of: Foundation Development Manager (20 hours per week)   View the full job description.
Posted: October 23, 2014 | Location: Nevada City, California
Riverhill Farm is now accepting applications for three farm employee positions for the 2015 season. Riverhill Farm is a thriving, successful twenty-acre farm three miles from Nevada City, California near the canyon of the Yuba River. We cultivate ten acres of mixed vegetables and perennial berries, and we’re certified organic. Our markets include two farmers’ markets, our farm stand at the farm, our local natural foods co-op and local restaurants. We sell our produce direct to customers through our innovative Friend of the Farm program. More information about the farm can be found...
Posted: October 17, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Farmscape, installers and managers of raised bed vegetable gardens throughout California, is seeking a full time urban farmer for San Francisco and San Mateo! Primary Job Responsibilities: - Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times - Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots, fertilization and pest control, to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep - Keep detailed records during weekly visits - Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email - Adhere to...
Posted: October 7, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Warehouser workers receive, warehouse and ship fresh organic produce in a safe, accurate and timely manner while maintaining high quality standards with minimal product loss. Responsibilities: Pull customer orders in an accurate, timely and safe manner Complete pick slips accurately and neatly Build safe and sturdy pallets and load product to meet truck completion deadlines Participate in the safe and efficient flow of incoming product to ensure timely availability of product for order pulling Provide accurate accounting of received product Be familiar with storage requirements,...
Posted: September 17, 2014 | Location: Moorpark, California
Apricot Lane Farms is hiring a full-time 5½ day/week position M-F (7AM – 5PM) and Saturday (7AM – 12PM). This person is responsible for the care of 100+ acres of Biodynamic and Organic fruit orchards, including lemons, avocados, nectarines, cherries, peaches, plums, apples, apricots, mandarins, grapefruit, oranges and more. This person will farm using the principles of Biodynamics and would preferably come with a thorough understanding of those principles. However, we will consider folks with a thorough understanding of sustainability and organic management, allowing us to...
Posted: September 16, 2014 | Location: Los Angeles, California
Farmscape, installers and managers of raised bed vegetable gardens throughout Los Angeles, is seeking a full time urban farmer! Primary Job Responsibilities: - Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times - Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots, fertilization and pest control, to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep - Keep detailed records during weekly visits - Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email - Adhere to Farmscape best practices in managing...
Posted: September 11, 2014 | Location: Goleta, California
Looking for part or full-time farm manager for 11 acre farm growing avocados for sale, satsumas, apples and stone fruit for private use. All organic operation.
Posted: September 8, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Veritable Vegetable is seeking a full time Account Manager to develop and maintain strong relationships with existing customers and to contribute to Sales Department goals.   Veritable Vegetable provides full service distribution of certified organic fresh fruits and vegetables to retailers, restaurants, and wholesalers. Veritable Vegetable is a woman owned business, founded on principles of cooperation, participatory management, and ethical business practices. Located in San Francisco, California, we have been creating community alliances and promoting sustainable agriculture since...
Posted: August 25, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
The Sales Field Representative acts as an ambassador of Veritable Vegetable, our mission, culture and policies and builds relationships with identified accounts to increase customer loyalty and satisfaction and grow Veritable Vegetable's business.  RESPONSIBILITIES:  Utilize questioning and observation skills to build understanding of customer's business challenges and growth potential.  In collaboration with Sales Account Manager, proactively identify strategies for adding value to the customer's business (i.e. merchandising, new product introductions,...

For Sale

Posted: November 17, 2014 | Location: Redlands, California
Composting worms for sale, $20/pound (approximately 1,000). Quantity discount available. Pickup only twice a month in Redlands in the Inland Empire. Castings also for sale in bulk or small quantities.
Posted: August 29, 2014 | Location: Pescadero, California
I have 250 Certified Organic Red Oat hay bales for sale in Pescadero. They are around 110 lbs/bale. Buyer must have truck and/or trailer and load themselves. They are $18/bale. Minimum purchase of 25 bales. Please call or email to arrange purchase.
Posted: August 29, 2014 | Location: Atwater, California
I have 16 acres of Organic Pomegranates for sale.
Posted: August 26, 2014 | Location: Maxwell, California
Certified organic rice straw for sale. Small bales for $3/bale. Larger loads for less.
Posted: June 18, 2014 | Location: Orange, California
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Posted: June 18, 2014 | Location: ,
We offer a huge selection of seat belts including 2 point (lap only) non-retractable or retractable seat belts. Also, easily order online micro-switch seat belts that will not let the equipment start up until the operator has buckled up. Many colors and sizes to choose from. Trailer accessories also. http://wescoperformance.stores.yahoo.net/seatbelts.html

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: November 13, 2014 | Location: 4 Oregon Chapter Locations, Oregon
New Farmers Needed. Be one in a million— Join Rogue Farm Corps in 2015! Applications are now open for positions throughout Oregon. FarmsNext is an entire season of hands-on training and skill-based education in sustainable agriculture for aspiring farmers and ranchers. This immersive on-farm experience combines field training with a mentor farmer, classroom learning with agricultural professionals and expert farmers, tours of local farms, and opportunities for farm-based independent study. Positions available on a diverse network of commercial family farms in four communities across Oregon...
Posted: September 22, 2014 | Location: , Oregon
FarmsNOW is an advanced training program that is designed for the student who has a solid foundation of farm knowledge, skills, experience, and the goal of running their own farm enterprise. This program will take beginning farmers to the next step, prepping them for running a successful independent business. FarmsNOW is designed for those seeking mastery in the art and business of farming—the program will dig deep into planning, designing and running integrated farming systems. The program has three areas of educational focus: Field-based training and hands-on learning- The...

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: November 13, 2014 | Location: Hollister, California
Organic farm land for lease 34 acres. Ideal for row-croping or organic farming. Benefits of the land: -Deep active Ag-well (450gal/min.) -Secure fencing -Security of live-on owners -Storage areas available (extra) -Diesel tanks (extra) -Natural landscape for a harmonious organic balance Our farm has been leased and actively farmed for over 12 years. The land has been well cared for including crop rotations, laser grading and supplemented with organic compost matter to enrich the soil. We are seeking a farmer who loves the land, and respects the environment around him....
Posted: November 4, 2014 | Location: Hotchkiss, Colorado
Unique opportunity: Thirty six acres; CCOF certified peaches, apples, wine & table grapes, asparagus, sweet cherries; flock of registered Babydoll sheep for ecological services, breeding stock, wool, and meat; farm-stay accommodations. Complete estate winery with inventory and tasting facility. Excellent water rights. Established markets. Scenic Western Colorado. Turn-key sale with all equipment to a party who will pick up what we have built, continue and deepen our ecological practices, and take the enterprise to the next level of sustainability. Images & info at: mesawindsfarm.com/...
Posted: October 16, 2014 | Location: Douglas City, California
READING CREEK RANCH Lovingly restored historic homestead in Northern California. 5 BR/2BA farmhouse, 12 deeded acres plus 7 adjacent BLM grazing lease acres. Water supply includes house well, two large pond reservoirs, deeded pre-1914 water right to Reading Creek. Farmed Organically since 2000. Ranch products include a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, hay, grass-fed beef and free-range eggs. Details at: WWW.READINGCREEKRANCH.COM
Posted: September 2, 2014 | Location: Fallbrook, California
Organic Potential 100 acres flat ,40 hillside .District and well water available. Caretakers residence available. Close to I15 and Hwy 76. Professional grower with good insurance and references Contact aleatherb@aol.com
Posted: July 16, 2013 | Location: Fresno, California
12 acre organic orchard for lease in Fresno, California. Currently producing peaches, plums, nectarines, apricots, and apples. Good soil; Fresno Irrigation District water. For more information, email mrgfg@hotmail.com.

Crops for Sale

Posted: September 16, 2014 | Location: Hopland, California
Native American Women Farmed CCOF Certified Dry Farmed Old Vine Petite Sirah and Carignane grapes available. Exquisite, earthy full flavors, farmed with respect for land and community! Mendocino County
Posted: September 3, 2014 | Location: Atwater, California
16 acres of beautiful organic pomegranates. Located in Atwater, CA. You pick
Posted: June 11, 2013 | Location: Carpinteria, California
Our trees have been certified organic by CCOF over 2 decades. Looking to sell organic White Sapote and organic Cherimoya when in season. The White Sapote is currently in season. Farmer also looking to work with an existing CSA program.

Funding Opportunities

Posted: December 18, 2012 | Location: Pajaro River Watershed, California
The Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County (RCDSCC) is offering technical and financial assistance to improve efficiency of crop irrigation systems and nutrient applications. Growers throughout the Pajaro River Watershed (Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara) are eligible for one or all of the following services and reports: Evaluation of existing irrigation system efficiency Assessment of water and nutrient management practices Development or modification of crop specific irrigation and fertilization management strategies Implemention of improved irrigation...