Number of Workers Sought2
Type of FarmVegetable
Marketing StrategyCommunity Supported Agriculture, Farmers' Market, Restaurant
Pay range is from $10-$13/hr depending on experience. Crew are responsible for their own meals. Each employee will receive a weekly veggie club box and will have access to seconds.
Do you have a website, social media account, or job posting anywhere else?Yes
Online Listing URLhttps://wickedgoodproduce.com/employment/
Describe yourself, your family, background, farming experience, philosophy, goals and interestsBrooke from Vermont and Sean from New Hampshire, left their roots following a passion with Sled Dogs. This path led them from New England to Alaska and then eventually landing them in Montana allowing them to establish new roots.
Fast forward 18 years and Voila! Here we are helping to provide access to local foods. Having always had a small home garden, we generously shared our bounty with those around us. Now following the need to fulfill the growing demand we have upped our game.
Describe the physical setting of your farm and the nature of the community in which you liveWe are located in Whitefish Montana, just west of Glacier National Park. We rent our farm land and utilize our in town home location for post harvest handling and organizing.
Describe your farm operation
Wicked Good Produce, a diversified vegetable farm located in Whitefish, Montana that practices intensive, reduced tillage and organic techniques on approximately one and a half acres. The farm provides food to our community via several avenues including online farmers market, veggie club memberships, Whitefish Downtown Farmers’ Market and direct sales to wholesale accounts. In addition to providing an online shopping experience from our farm we collaborate with several other farms/producers – a one stop shop to increase access to local seasonal produce.
Describe the work to be performed by applicant*NOTE: All workers interested in applying must complete the requirements outlined on this link: https://wickedgoodproduce.com/employment/
Farm worker will assist with all aspects of our operation. This includes but is not limited to greenhouse seeding, watering, transplanting, cultivating and harvesting of crops. Will use hand tools such as hoes, trowels, shovels, harvest knives, scissors, paper pot transplanter, field seeders, and a flame weeder. Will assist with post-harvest handling and packing, attend farmers market, pack and organize weekly orders. May construct trellises, repair fences and high tunnels or storage building, apply fertilizers/compost, install irrigation and apply row covers.