The Conservation Foundation, headquartered in Naperville, Illinois, has an opening for a full-time Farm Manager to handle day-to-day agricultural activities and lead and supervise the farm crew and volunteers.
This position is at the 60-acre McDonald Farm, a certified organic farm with a growing CSA program feeding more than 650 families with vegetable crops of more than 40 varieties. The Farm Manager will interact with the Green Earth Harvest program customers and support emerging community partnerships related to local food issues.
A minimum of 10 years of agriculture experience is desired, with at least five years in a managerial role and a demonstrated knowledge of organic practices and leadership of farm crews.
For details on benefits, salary, and other requirements, CLICK HERE. The application deadline is Tuesday, September 20, with an estimated start date of November 1, 2022.