Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Three Oaks, MI
Application Deadline: March 31, 2017
The Lead Grower (full time) will be responsible for participating in all aspects of farm operations with a focus on field work. This includes transplanting, seeding, weeding, IPM, watering, harvesting and post-harvest handling. The Lead Grower should be able to train and manage a crew of 6-10 seasonal workers and interns. This person will report to the Farm Manager and will provide support to the operations of our CSA program, farmers market, farm store and wholesale accounts. A qualified candidate will have experience with season extension growing in greenhouses and hoop houses. Lead grower will be responsible for daily care of hens and ducks at the farm as well as daily farm irrigation and temperature control of season extension structures.