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Building Efficiencies Into Your Farm

I love to farm, but I am also happy when the day is over and I can have some time for other pursuits.  I try really hard to keep a schedule, and quit for the day at a certain time.  Granted, it has to bend some days.  Spring is tough.  There’s always too much to do.  But I think there are some ways to make the time spent each day go farther. …


Added by High Mowing Organic Seeds on January 10, 2013 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Truck Farm Education Coordinator

Hi all,

Exciting news!  Wanted to let everyone know we’re seeking a part-time, spring/summer Truck Farm Education Coordinator to begin in mid/late April.  All details below.

Position Title: Truck Farm Education Coordinator

Date(s): May – September 2012

Wage: 25-30 hrs/week, $10.25 per hour

Program overview:  Truck Farm is an edible education…


Added by Growing Cities on March 14, 2012 at 2:28pm — No Comments

Hayes Valley Farm Kids

Finally catching up on the blog – its been a crazy last few weeks literally glued to our computer screens.  But we’re making progress!

Here are some photos of our visit at Hayes Valley Farm – a 2.5 acre community and educational farm in the middle of San Francisco.  The farm is located on an old freeway on-ramp and when you step on the farm you can still see the where the roadway…


Added by Growing Cities on November 23, 2011 at 10:49am — No Comments

Planning for Pork...Red Wattle Heritage Breed Hogs at The Barry Farm

Well friends it is time to think about raising pigs again.  If you are interesed in pastured pork from the barry farm please let us know as soon as possible.  We are buying a boar and a gilt from Nonesuch Farm but they are not for eating.  However we have made contact with another family farm near Shiner who does have some barrows ( neutered males) available but they go very fast.   They are…


Added by Geoffrey Smith on November 11, 2011 at 10:21pm — No Comments


This is a job posting:


Owner Bryan Austin is offering a salaried farming position to start December 1st, 2009.

Job Requirements:

*Farming Experience Required

*Must be available full-time 12/09 - 9/10

*Requires a Self Starter


Job Description:

Must be able to manage all aspects of the family farm operation. The land is 5 acres. 100 member CSA to supply. The Dover Farm is just… Continue

Added by Kevin English on September 16, 2009 at 4:57pm — No Comments



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