Opportunities

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We accept postings about paid employment & available land. All postings must be 40 words or less (excluding title/contact information), ideally with a link to a website or PDF containing the full description of what is being offered. Posting is free for EFAO members, and costs $10.00 for non-members. Listings are also included in our bi-weekly e-newsletter.

 

Please contact Martina, martina@efao.ca, to submit an opportunity.

Farm Work Opportunities

 

 
Black Creek Community Farm Seeking Market Garden Facilitator
Tasks include supporting the implementation of the day-to-day operations of the organic 2 acre Market Garden at Jane/Steeles in North York, ON.
Salary: $22.08/hr (full-time, fixed term: 37.5 hrs/wk, June-November)
Benefits: health expense fund and paid sick days, prorated to length of employment
Check out the full job posting at https://www.blackcreekfarm.ca/jobs/ and apply by Monday, June 12 at 9am!
 

Clear Water Farm – Facilities Coordinator Needed!

Under the supervision of the Facilities Manager, the Coordinator will be responsible for regular care and maintenance of the Clearwater Farm property (assets and structures) to ensure a clean and safe environment on the farm for visitors and staff on site. Full description here. Contact Doug Rees, Facilities Manger at doug@clearwaterfarm.ca

 
Joyfully Organic Farm is Hiring (2 Positions)
 
Joyfully Organic Farm is a skilled and successful Certified Local Organic vegetable farm in the Greater Toronto Area. We have a deep love of amazing food + strong farming practices. Join their amazing team of young farmers. Two positions available: 1) Manager of Farm Crew or 2) Farm Staff Member. See full position descriptions here.
 
 
Multiple Positions at Edwin County Farms in PEC
 
Edwin County Farms is hiring for a Team Lead, Wash & Pack Coordinator and two Field Hands this season! Join the team on our 2 acre organic Market Garden nestled in the larger 700 acre bio-diverse farm in beautiful Prince Edward County. Visit http://www.edwincountyfarms.ca/more/employment for details.
 

 

Join the team at Vintage Soil Farm in Kemptville

Vintage Soil Farm is looking for 2 full-time farmers to join our team! VS is a small-scale organic (uncertified) mixed vegetable farm, with 2.5 acres of veggies and the rest being rotational cover crops, and distribute our veg through a CSA program, 2 farmers markets, and our farm stand. VS is primarily draft and human-powered with occasional tractor use. See full job description here.

Applications can be sent to isabelle@vintagesoilfarm.com

 

Farmland Opportunities

 

Farmland Available near Tweed

24 acres of certified organic land (ecocert) adjacent to Tweed. Two wells. We are open to all propositions including hay, market garden, grazing etc. We may be willing to support your activities with equipment and advice. edith@baragar.ca

Other Opportunities

 
 
 
Swather for Sale
International 230 swather 13” great shape. Motor works well. Needs new carpets and a couple teeth. Other than that it’s in running shape! $600 o.b.o call or text 519 500 4415. Available just outside Kitchener.
Image of a red swather under a blue evening sky
 
 
 
ISO Grains for Pigeons
 

I am looking for farmers who have or will be harvesting the  following grains for my son’s racing Pigeons.

  • Hard Red winter wheat
  • Malt barley 2 row
  • Non GMO corn
  • Mung Beans
  • Millet Red and White
  • Black oil sunflower seeds

Any help would be appreciated. Contact John Sebesta, text or call 647-223-7635

 
 
 
 
Grains and Buckwheat For Sale
2 or more tonnes of Winter Rye in totes – AC Hazlet
1 tonne Buckwheat in totes – Koto
 
All grains have been grown organically, but are not certified. A good market in the past has been Brant Mills, in Scotland  Ontario, in case members are looking for a buyer. The Buckwheat has been excellent to support bees on the farm for the tasty, dark Buckwheat honey, and also as a soil conditioner and weed suppressant.
 
Contact Don Hudson, Valleypine Farm

 

Wanted: Small pull-type combine
PTO,  7′ – 10′.  Needs to be shedded and in excellent condition. Call Don –    613 476 7294

 

Butter Churn for sale

Electric 3 gal butter churn, Surge 40 plus vacuum pump. Water bowls.

R & S Halliday, Sarnia 519 344 6903

 

Heritage Red & White Corn Seed (non gmo)
Suitable for food production. Approximately 100 bags of each. 50,000 kernels/bag.
$150.00/bag or full pallet for $110/bag
Please contact Shelley Spruit (Against the Grain Farms)
winchelsea@live.ca

 

 

Willsie 3pt hitch PTO driven vegetable digger for sale
Has seen very little use. Contact Jim Ferrier, Perth Ontario.
613-267-5330