Seeking Farm Manager, Ellensburg, WA
The Trellis Center, located in Ellensburg, WA is seeking a year-round, full time Farm Manager. We offer competitive wages and benefits, which also includes on-site private housing w/all utilities.
Our ideal candidate is someone whom is dedicated to the importance of environmental stewardship and is energized by building relationships with people of all abilities.
The Trellis Center currently supports Terravine Growers, SPC, a small farming business owned by four adults with autism and other intellectual disabilities. Terravine’s produce is available at local farmers markets, area restaurants and through seasonal CSA’s. Terravine Growers is committed to organic production practices such as use of compost and other organic material, beneficial insects, cover crops and crop rotation.
They seek someone to work the land biodynamically.
For more information about the Trellis Center and Terravine Growers
Contact: Daniel Ortega
P.O. Box 897 Kittitas, Washington 98934
Volunteer, apprentice, or work on a BD Farm.
The North American Biodynamic Apprenticeship Program provides an opportunity for apprentices to pursue their particular agricultural interests within the context of a comprehensive training curriculum and with greater access to networking, support, and educational resources than they would have on their own. A certificate earned through the program assures future employers that program graduates have completed all of the essential elements of apprenticeship training. The Apprenticeship Program is a program of the Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association.
Oregon Apprenticeship Contacts
In Oregon farms using BD practices include:
- Cooper Mountain Vineyards 503-649-0027
- Earth One Farm 541-784-9024, 541-784-9276
- Four Eagles Farm, Montague, Ca, 530-459-3707
- Full Circle Community Farm 541-461-3798
- Hoskins Berry Farm 541-929-4376
- McKenzie River Farm, Leaburg, 541-896-3928
- Seven Seeds Farm 541-846-9233
- Winter Green Farm 541-935-1920