We have jobs!
We currently have full-time, part-time and seasonal positions available at Fledging Crow. Pre-season starts as early as March, regular season is from May-October, and season extension runs until Christmas. Availability during at least two of these time periods is ideal. If you have great endurance for physical labor and are passionate about local food, please fill out the interest form below.
FALL SEASON FIELD WORKER (August-Christmas)
Fledging Crow Vegetables, LLC is a 45-acre Certified Organic & community-focused farm nestled between the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain. The farm specializes in diversified organic vegetable production and prides itself on creating a stimulating, creative, and welcoming atmosphere for its diverse crew each season.
We are currently seeking employees available from early August through the end of December. Weekly pay commensurate with experience. On-farm housing and food can provided as needed, but commuting to the farm is encouraged.
Employees at Fledging Crow Vegetables will have the opportunity to learn the following sustainable agriculture skills and techniques:
Production for CSA and Market Share models
Production for local and regional wholesale accounts
Organic High Tunnel Management
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Crop Rotation and succession planting
Mechanized Washing and Processing
Community Outreach and Marketing
Nutrient and Fertility Management
Employees will be expected to work 6-days per week. Work begins at 7am each Monday – Saturday, with a significant lunch break from noon to 1 pm. Work goes until the tasks for the day are completed, often ending by 6pm but occasionally longer days are required. A positive attitude and good work ethic are essential to success. Employees are expected to show up with appropriate gear including farm boots (waterproof), durable working pants, a warm hat, a sun hat, sunglasses, a rain jacket, and a headlamp. Lunch is prepared for the crew each day using local organic ingredients. Apprentices will be able to prepare their own dinner using ingredients provided by the farm. Fledging Crow maintains a reliable WiFi connection for apprentices to use. There are two farm cars available for employees to borrow as needed. A climbing gym, hiking trails, swimming, bike trails, and a farm brewery are all located within 3 miles of the farm for apprentices to enjoy.
COMPENSATION: Hourly wage, commensurate with experience.
Application accepted on a rolling basis. Please submit a letter of interest below.