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Hiring: Farm Agroforestry Manager – York, Pennsylvania

Horn Farm Center in York, PA is hiring a full-time Farm & Agroforestry Manager

The Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education is seeking to hire a creative and motivated full-time Farm & Agroforestry Manager to join our dynamic and talented team of land stewards and educators to create and innovate on-farm learning experiences through cutting-edge regenerative farming and agroforestry projects. The Farm & Agroforestry Manager will have the opportunity to collaboratively design and lead a new demonstration forest garden project, reshaping the way our community thinks about agriculture and helping to achieve Horn Farm Center’s strategic vision.

Position Summary
The Farm & Agroforestry Manager reports to the Executive Director and works in partnership with staff, program participants, renting farmers, and volunteers to deliver high-quality, farm-based educational experiences and steward the land regeneratively. The Farm Manager oversees activities on the farm including demonstration projects, facilities usage and upkeep, ongoing land management projects, the community gardens, the activities of renting farmers, and the Annual Plant Sale.

Within the demonstration field, specific energy and attention is directed towards demonstrating and teaching home-scale and market garden-scale polyculture food production, with emphasis on no-till, organic, closed loop growing. The Farm Manager provides oversight for general land management including woodland restoration, riparian buffer, and agroforestry projects.

To read the full job description and position details visit: hornfarmcenter.org/job-postings/

Application Deadline: July 24, 2024
To apply send a resume and letter of interest to Executive Director, Alexis Campbell at executivedirector@hornfarmcenter.org

About Horn Farm Center
The Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education is an educational non-profit focused on regenerative agriculture and ecological education.

We operate on an 186 acre farm owned by the county of York. In addition to being a working farm that supports 6 local farm businesses, we provide land-based educational programs, community events, land stewardship training, community gardens, and locally grown food.

Our mission: Horn Farm Center is to foster ecological learning through land stewardship, community partnership, and hands-on experiences.
Our vision: We envision a world where people live in reciprocity with nature and our agricultural practices revive ecosystems and human well-being.

Category:
Jobs
Region:
Baltimore & Central Maryland
Address:
4945 Horn Road

York, Pennsylvania 17406
Contact Name:
Alexis Campbell
Contact Email:
executivedirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Date Posted:
06/10/2024