Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Herb farm employee

Norths Corner Farm

Email: aaron_lohr@hotmail.com

We are a commercial herb and vegetable farm looking for motivated employees to join our team for long term employment. We grow Summer savory sold under the Farmer John’s Herbs brand. We offer a unique farm working experience in a positive environment. We farm using agro-ecological principals intended to support a healthy environment and abundant food supply. No till, cover cropping, reduction of synthetic inputs, tree planting, biodiversity, livestock integration.

Aside from various general maintenance and odd jobs the duties in a typical season are as follows:

June and July – weed control (hoeing)

August – garlic and eggplant harvest, weed control

September and October- summer savory harvest, garlic planting

November and December – packing summer savory in warehouse.

50-60 hour work week.

 

Number of Vacancies: 2
Wages: $13/hour, more negotiable based on experience
How to Apply:

Please call Aaron Lohr (902) 670-1482

events

  1. Pork Nova Scotia Annual Meeting

    November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Maritime Beef Testing Station (MBTS) Annual Meeting

    November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Wild Blueberry Producers of Nova Scotia AGM

    November 19 @ 8:00 am - November 20 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Mental Health First Aid

    November 21 @ 8:30 am - November 22 @ 4:30 pm
  5. Sheep Producers Association of Nova Scotia (SPANS) Annual Meeting

    November 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

contact

7 Atlantic Central Drive
East Mountain, N.S.
B6L 2Z2

Phone – 902-893-2293
Fax – 902-893-7063
E-mailinfo@nsfa-fane.ca