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Experience life at Hickory Nut Gap Farm through weekly writings by Mark Clarke, farmer and family member.

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Sign up for our Meat CSA -- both 10 and 15 pound shares are available.

Hickory Nut Gap CSA customers get and additional 10% off meat purchases on the day of pick up and complimentary admission coupons to our fall activities.

Don't miss out -- stock up on healthy, grassfed beef and pasture raised pork and chicken today. Next session starts in October 2014. Six-month commitment, once a month pickup!

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Where: Hickory Nut Gap Farm, Fairview, NC

Job Title: 2015 Year-Long Internship

Description: HNGF is hiring two individuals for the following internship position who are interested in furthering their knowledge of whole farm operations including production and sales of cows, pigs, broilers, layers, and berries.

Full Time Position: approximately 40+ hours/week. Position includes shared on farm housing, utilities, internet service. Monthly stipend $400-600/month depending on experience. One year internship period beginning mid-May 2015 to May 2016 . Ten days paid time off and percentage discount in the retail store.

Primary Responsibilities: Assisting Farm Production Manager and Farm Store Manager in daily livestock chores, maintaining fencing and water systems, conducting sales at farmers’ market and in the on-farm store, receiving and organizing inventory, maintaining berries, apples, and pumpkins, interfacing with customers, and educating elementary students through on farm field trips.

Submittal: Please fill out job application, read the intern expectations (pdf), and submit a letter of intent to Include your name and “internship” in the subject line.

Application Deadline: April 15th