Year-long Homesteading Internship
Want to homestead?
Need the skills and self-confidence to begin?
Come live with us on our 9-acre organic farm/homestead and learn the pleasure of living directly with nature and working with your hands and heart, in this life-enriching experience of voluntary simplicity.
We are seeking to mentor the right someone(s). After 30+ years of skill building, we have decided to do more intensive sharing of our knowledge. This will go beyond short-term apprenticing and will prepare you for living and loving the homesteading life.
Learn: To grow organic nutrient-dense vegetables, fruit, shitake mushrooms and pastured-poultry; manage a woodlot; construction skills like carpentry, plumbing and wiring; how to wild-craft herbs, berries, mushrooms and vegetables; many of the ways to preserve the harvest; and alternative energy systems.
We offer: enthusiastic mentoring, attendance at our workshops, small rustic cabin, share of the harvest, community.
You bring: enthusiasm, strong healthy body, willingness to get “dirty” and participate in hard work, willingness to learn through doing as well as through lectures and books, desire to participate in community.
Tuition/fees: negotiable dependent specific course of study agreed upon and amount of work-exchange undertaken.
Minimum one-year commitment; serious candidates only
Send letter of intent, including background, interests, & experience to:
Sharon or Pru
Wild Browse Farm 87 Bullard Pasture Rd., Wendell, MA.
E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.