2016 Land Share Opportunity

Thu, Feb 19th, 2015

Mapleton's Organic has an exciting land share opportunity open to a new farmer!

In front of the Mapleton's farm store restaurant.We have 4-5 acres for a certified organic market garden available at our farm.

Details

The market garden must be run as your own business.

Produce can be sold through the Mapleton's on site farm store, local farmers markets and/or csa structure.
(A % of sales/ commission fee is charged for produce sold through the farm store.)

Greenhouse at Mapleton'sFacilities and equipment available: A cultivating tractor, small greenhouse, refrigerated storage, and access to the on-farm store are included.

Lodging is not provided but there are many options available nearby.

Soil

Harriston Loam - a clay & loam mix.

Timeline

The land is available March to November 2016. 

Who Should Apply

An excellent opportunity for a passionate, hard working individual.

Must have some previous experience and be in good physical condition.

Shoots in the garden Spring 2014Adaptability, cheerfulness and maturity are required.

If You Are Interested

To respond to this opportunity please send an email to info@mapletonsorganic.ca with     "Land Share Inquiry - [your name]"     in the subject line.

Lettuce from the garden in 2014Briefly outline your previous agriculture education & experience as well as your motivations for securing land.

Be sure to include a phone number where you can be reached.

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Drop by for a visit!

There is lots to see and do on the farm.  We are within a one hour drive of Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Stratford, Orangeville, Hanover and Walkerton.

See you soon!

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