Part-time seasonal farm work available
Location: Kingbird Farm, Berkshire, NY
Employers: Karma and Michael Glos
Hours: 2-3 days/week; 10-16 hours/week
Compensation: NYS minimum wage
We are a small diverse organic farm looking for part-time help for the growing season. We raise a variety of livestock, vegetables, and greenhouse transplants. We have been a certified organic farm for over 20 years and have hosted many interns/workers on the farm.
Tasks may include: Greenhouse: soil mixing, pot filling, transplanting; Field: vegetable planting, hand weeding, harvest; Livestock: poultry moving, fencing, bedding, hay stacking; General: light construction, barn cleaning, farm store tidying
Required Skills: some experience farming/gardening, ability to follow detailed instructions and work independently, ability to lift 50 lbs, reliable transportation, and a good sense of humor
If you are looking for Certified Organic piglets our neighbor Jordan Farm has lovely Hereford and HerefordX piglets available. Please Contact him at email@example.com
A brilliant blanket of fresh snow buried the farm last night. We certainly saw this coming and the animals are all tucked in with extra bedding and feed. All of January arrived today. The Farm Store is of course open, but you may want to wait until the snow stops blowing around.
Our new SELF-SERVE FARM STORE is now open!!!
- Always open
- Completely self-serve
- Cash and checks accepted
- Products currently available: beef, pork, chicken, eggs, & plants
If your looking for an organic, pasture raised, heritage turkey please check with Park Hill Poultry. Our friend Barb breeds and raises wonderful birds.
The farm is so bright and green now. The fields are growing and the maples are leafing out. This is the time for spring calving and we are so pleased to have three heifer calves so farm. Please welcome Kwenthrith, Mared, and Fion.
We will be at the indoor winter Ithaca Farmers Market starting Saturday, February 4!
We will have EGGS, PORK, BEEF, DUCK, ONIONS, GARLIC, AND DRIED HERBS
Hope to see you there!