Job Postings for 2024 on a Regenerative Farm
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Carbon Farm is looking for positive attitudes and thoughtful, community minded, hard working individuals, couples and families that might be interested in living on and/or working at a regenerative farm in 2024 and beyond.
We are a 1462 acre farm in Wasco County just outside Dufur, Oregon that will be entering our 4th growing season in 2024.
Pictures/Videos of the Farm of the housing options
Our main enterprises are a Market Garden, Pastured Chickens, Micro-greens and Pastured Eggs at this time and we are ready to start grazing larger animals as soon as we find the right person/fit to move forward on that part of our farm
Here are some part-time or what can be a few full-time positions that we are hiring for. We are looking for a win-win fit and are willing to co-create the structure for that outcome.
ODA Poultry Processor
Farmer’s Market Sales
Land, Facilities, infrastructure, business models, mentorship and more in a grow and learning environment as well as living quarters if needed.
Critical Thinking skills, Kindness and a consistent work ethic with a positive attitude. If you have an RV, or something that you want to bring/place to live in, we have a bit of space to accommodate.
Some details on the type “you” we are looking for:
– positive attitude
– enjoy working outside, getting dirty, physical tasks while observing
– Meticulous record keeping
– process improvement minded
– demonstrated history of learning and growing
– demonstrated history of collaboration
– a proactive communicator
– experience and openness in using technology tools and processes that help improve our soil and ability to bring our farm products and experiences to market in a sustainable way (from earth, community and finance perspectives)
This position is not for you if:
– You check in at 9:01 and depart at 4:59 and 59 seconds from your 9 to 5 job and are more focused on time, versus outcome.
– You love dreaming about farm work, and think you’d like to put it on your instagram is the 1st thought that comes to mind about this job and it would be “cool” and help you get more followers. (It might do that – just if that is your driving force, you might well fail at this job)
– seeing plants and animals die deeply disturbs you. On our farm, and all that I know – things are born, grow and die.
We have a few positions opening up in 2024 based onsite Dufur, Oregon.
Compensation is based on experience and your commitment to outcomes. We are open to profit-sharing or lease arrangements as well if you want some support, but want to do it on your own.
We do have on farm accommodation that can be a part of this position if you don’t live nearby. Most positions are from April through Thanksgiving though we do have 1 onsite winter position starting soon if that suites you and is win-win.
If you are entrepreneurial and want to try a new enterprise on our farm that is regenerative oriented, apply/reach out with your idea/plan.
Carbon Farm was founded by an experienced entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist with just enough successes, and plenty of failures that continue to provide learning experiences and growth to continue onwards.
Some of the infrastructure we have: (Not a complete list)
– 1500 acres of rolling hills, oak savannahs, ponds, pastures, wildlife, amazing mountain views, old barns, on-farm hunting opportunities, irrigation canals and water rights.
– Regenerative farm integrating animals with crops, building soil, creating fertility with our own compost. -Market garden including 2 greenhouses, several outdoor growing areas, an indoor microgreens business, and open air wash and pack area.
– Pastured poultry operation includes mobile structures called prairie schooners which are moved with a tractor each day, an Oregon Dept of Agriculture licenses poultry processing facility, indoor brooders, and automated water.
– Tractors, a UTV, a farm truck and so many tools and implements to do the heavy labor.
If all of this sounds like it might be a good fit for you, please start the application process here