Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center

Hiring Farmer Educator

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Position Oxbow Education (“Ox Ed”) Farmer-Educator, full-time This position will be a ten-month seasonal position (February 2017 – November 2017), with the potential to become a year-round position. Oxbow’s Mission Our mission is to inspire people to eat healthy, sustainably grown food and to steward our natural resources for future generations. What We Offer The Center is located on 230 acres of forest and grassland bordered by Western Washington’s Snoqualmie River. We use this mixed landscape to: Produce food. We … read more…

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Hiring Fall Festival Staff

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Fall Festival & Farm Stand Staff Seasonal, part-time, late September – October Our Mission Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center researches, practices, and shares ideas about how humans can benefit from the land in ways compatible with nature. What We Offer The Center is located on 230 acres of forest and grassland bordered by Western Washington’s Snoqualmie River. We use this mixed landscape to: Produce food. We cultivate 30 acres of mixed vegetable crops using agro-ecological principles and engage in research … read more…

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Hiring Processing Crew

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Farm Processing Crew Seasonal, full-time, May through December Our Mission Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center researches, practices, and shares ideas about how humans can benefit from the land in ways compatible with nature. What We Offer The Center is located on 230 acres of forest and grassland bordered by Western Washington’s Snoqualmie River. We use this mixed landscape to: Produce food. We cultivate 30 acres of mixed vegetable crops using agro-ecological principles and engage in research to inform conservation farming … read more…

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Get your farmer on as a Kids’ Farm volunteer!

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The Oxbow Education crew is seeking volunteer help this season in the management and upkeep of the Kids’ Farm and Living Playground area. The hub of our education programming, this area features a 1-acre mixed vegetable farm, raised garden beds, and an all-natural playground of tunnels and teepees. We are in need of committed help with general farm tasks–weeding, transplanting, gleaning, general maintenance–for the duration of the season and are ideally looking for those who can make weekly commitments. This is … read more…

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Volunteer as a Kids’ Farm Naturalist

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Kids’ Farm Volunteer Naturalist Part-time, unpaid volunteer position | April-June, July-August, and September – November Our Mission Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center researches, practices, and shares ideas about how humans can benefit from the land in ways compatible with nature. What We Offer The Center is located on 230 acres of forest and grassland bordered by Western Washington’s Snoqualmie River. We use this mixed landscape to: Produce food. We cultivate 30 acres of mixed vegetable crops using agro-ecological principles and … read more…

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