Jobs and Internships
Summer 2014 Field and Marketing Interns (West Springfield and Worcester, MA)
New Lands Farm is seeking summer field and marketing interns for both of our locations in West Springfield and Worcester. This is a unique opportunity to engage in a meaningful project and grow local food. Interns will have the ability to get involved in a diversity of activities associated with the project, as well as the opportunity to attend agricultural trainings and access land for personal gardening/farming. These positions are unpaid for approx. 20 hours per week, June through August. Candidates interested in starting an internship earlier in spring and/or extending through fall are welcomed. We are happy to work with your college or university to obtain sponsorship or credit. If you are interested, please contact us.
The New Lands Farm Field Intern will conduct hands-on assistance to new refugee farmers on our farm sites in West Springfield, MA or Sutton, MA and additional garden sites. The Field Intern will work directly with New Lands Farm staff to offer new farmer trainings and manage agriculture production.
The New Lands Farm Marketing Intern will conduct hands-on assistance to refugee farmers wishing to sell their fresh vegetables grown at our farm sites in West Springfield or Worcester and additional garden sites. The Marketing Intern will work directly with New Lands Farm staff to offer one-on-one marketing assistance and increase refugee farmer product sales.