Finding Agricultural Jobs in the Northeast

  • EMassCRAFT – a great starting place for apprenticeship resources in eastern Massachusetts.

For more information about farming jobs along the South Coast, please contact us and see our local agricultural opportunities tip sheet.

* Highly recommended links; following links prepared for a presentation in Oct. 2008.

NOFA (Northeast Organic Farming Association)

Chapters and Similar Org’s

*NOFA Interstate Council: Farmer to Farmer Exchange: Exchange Posts

Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance Classifieds

*NESFI Newoof Website – Apprentice Listing Published/Posted Annually

*NOFA NY Opportunities

*NOFA Mass Unclassifieds

*PASA – Opportunities – Sustainable Agriculture Employment Opportunities

California Certified Organic Farms Classifieds

SSAWG Jobs/Volunteer Posting – For opportunities in the south

Virginia Association for Biological Farming Jobs/Internship Postings

*SEMAP News – Southeastern Mass. Ag. Partnership – Job posting board on website for SE Mass

Youth and Urban Agriculture Organizations in the Northeast and Beyond (these are just a few…)

Added Value – Brooklyn, NY

The Food Project – Boston, MA

Gardening the Community – Springfield, MA

Growing Power – Milwaukee, WI

Nuestras Raices – Holyoke, MA

Southside Community Land Trust – Providence, RI

Good Farming Websites (National and Regional)

*ATTRA Internships and Apprenticeships

Biodynamic F&G Assoc. Internships East

*Biodynamic F&G Internship/Employment Opportunities

LocalHarvest – Jobs and Internships Forum

*New Farm Classifieds – Opportunities

Organic Volunteers (WWOOF type site)

List-Serves, Newsletters, etc.

* Growing for Market – Growing for Market has a classified section in its printed publication

* NE Food – Listserv – Through Tufts – Reaches a wide audience of food folks in the NE (They also send out a monthly Potluck News with job postings)

Sustainable Agricultural Network Discussion Group

*Food Project’s E-Blast Bulletin

Regional Farm and Food Project – Quarterly Newsletter

More Generalized Websites

* Bristol Community College – New Organic Agriculture Tech. Program began in Fall 2009

* Community Food Security Coalition

* Green Jobs Now Coalition

* Orion Grassroots Network – Where the Nonprofit World Meets

Environmental Jobs and Careers

OIC International – Employment & Internships – International Agricultural Volunteer Organization