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Mellano & Company

Hiring a Director of Farming Operations

Trudy Brown
(760) 433-9550
tbrown@mellano.com
www.mellano.com
734 Wilshire Road
Oceanside, CA 92057

Posted 6 June 2022

Position descriptions

Director of Farming Operations

Mellano & Company seeks a responsible, dynamic self-starter with excellent interpersonal, management, and strategic skills to oversee and lead the San Luis Rey Ranch and Carlsbad Flower Fields farming activities. This hands-on position will work closely with the VP of Sales, collaborate with other departments, and report directly to the President.

The Director of Farming Operations will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of farm operations, including but not limited to planning, budgeting, planting, harvest, and post-harvest activities. Manage multiple farm staff and managers and have the ability to direct others respectfully and effectively. This is a full-time, salaried position with benefits and requires a Master’s Degree in Horticulture or at least 6–8 years of farm cultivation and processing experience.

Candidates should have a strong horticultural background, experience managing staff, and possess very strong communication and organizational skills. Must be a team player and able to work collaboratively and independently; a creative thinker; a detail-oriented multi-tasker; and a motivating, effective team leader.

Applicants should submit their resume, references, and a 1–2-page letter of interest outlining their background, experiences, and why they would be an ideal candidate via email to HR@Mellano.com.

Bluma Farm

We are currently hiring for multiple positions. Join our team and grow on a rooftop flower farm in Berkeley,
CA!

Joanna Letz
(510) 501-1022
blumaflowers@gmail.com
Berkeley, CA

Posted 3 March 2022

Position descriptions

We are currently hiring for multiple positions. Join our team and grow on a rooftop flower farm in Berkeley, CA!
The positions we are hiring for are:
Harvest/Production Lead (Full Time)
Field Crew Member (Part Time)
Studio/Delivery Coordinator (Part Time)
Office Support/ Sales and Marketing (Part Time)

Check our website here for job descriptions.
https://www.blumaflowerfarm.com/new-page-1

Application Instructions

  • Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an application.
  • Please email your resume, two references, and cover letter detailing why you would like to work at Bluma Farm.
  • Please address application materials and any questions to:
  • Position you are applying to blumaflowers@gmail.com

Bluma is an equal opportunity employer. We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors,

Weatherlow Farms

Hiring these positions:
Field and Greenhouse Manager, Harvest Manager, and Design Manager.

Contact: Phoebe Poole
phoebe@weatherlowfarms.com

Posted 23 February 2022

Position descriptions
Weatherlow Farms’ floral program is expanding to meet the local and regional need for sustainably grown specialty cut flowers, and seeks several wonderful individuals looking for an engaging farm experience in beautiful southcoast Massachusetts. The three roles are: Field and Greenhouse Manager, Harvest Manager, and Design Manager. These three flower team managers will work collaboratively to produce flowers using a no-till system, harvest and distribute the blooms, and create design work utilizing only the farm-grown goodness. Please email phoebe@weatherlowfarms.com for detailed job descriptions and more information!

Little Hollow Flowers

We have three open positions for the 2022 season!

Contact: Dustin Saunders
2401 S County Road 23e
Berthoud, CO 80513
littlehollowflowers@gmail.com
www.littlehollowflowers.com

Posted 19 January 2022

Position description
We have three open positions for the 2022 season! Two farm assistants (field management focus or floral design focus) and one farmer florist internship. Applications are accepted until February 15, 2022. Visit our website for more details and to apply: https://www.littlehollowflowers.com/

Anderson Acres Farm

Anderson Acres Farm
Flower Enthusiasts Apply Here!

Anderson Acres, a small-scale flower farm and floral design studio, seeks a full time Production Assistant to work as an integral member of our farm team.

Contact: Michelle Saltz
1 Anderson Acres Road
Kent, CT 06757
(860) 799-6453
michelle@andersonacresfarm.com

Posted 10 December 2021

Position description
Seeling a Production Assistant
Anderson
 Acres, a small-scale flower farm and floral design studio, seeks a full time Production Assistant to work as an integral member of our farm team. Located in Kent, CT, on 200 acres of conservation land, learn more about Anderson Acre’s Farm at https://www.andersonacresfarm.com. Two acres of our property are dedicated to growing a diversity of flowers, both annuals and perennials, that we sell to local businesses and individuals. We operate an on-farm flower stand one day a week for our local customers This position is a full-time commitment of 40+ hours per week from February to November 2022, with the possibility of longer term employment. The Production Assistant will assist with all aspects of the farm. .

Qualifications
1-2 seasons of work on a flower farm; floral design experience a plus. Salary commensurate with experience.

To apply:
Email a resume and cover letter describing your interest and relevant experience to Cameron Caruso cameron@andersonacresfarm.com Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Morning Glory Farm

Hiring a Flower Farm Manager

Robyn Athearn
100 Meshacket Road
Edgartown, MA 02539
(802) 578-5074

flowers@morninggloryfarm.com
www.morninggloryfarm.com

Posted 24 August 2021

Position description
Morning Glory Farm a 100 plus acre (vegetables, flowers and animals) farm on Martha’s Vineyard Island in Massachusetts- seeks a Flower Farm Manager to work in partnership with its owners for the 2022 growing season. The Applicant must have cut flower production experience. Floral design and management experience would also be preferable. This is a year round job with housing and competitive pay. Health Insurance and 401K possible within the company. We would love to get the right person on board as soon as possible (and keep that person on board for several years).

For more info and to apply send your resume to flowers@morninggloryfarm.com

For Lease

Solitude Springs Farm & Vineyard

Land availalbe for lease.

Contact:
Aaron Stierle
(907) 322-7549
wxjunkie@juno.com

Posted 19 January 2022

Details

Land available:

30 acres of fallow farmland in S. Central North Carolina. Looking to lease out. It is in Ellerbe, NC and 5-8 minutes from the 73/220 Corridor. 20 minutes from I-74.

– 1h 30m from Charlotte
– 1h 20m from Fayetteville
– 1h 7m from Greensboro

Was in soybean production. Part of a larger plot planted in trees. Owner doesn’t live on property, but is friends with neighbors and they watch the place. Looking for a true land steward – and I know how well flower farmers treat the land.

For Sale

Shady Grove Gardens

Contact: Susan Wright
(828) 297-4098
sggarden@skybest.com

Posted 11 February 2022

Dahlia Tubers for Sale
Cut flower dahlia tubers for sale on our storefront. Dependable varieties.

https://www.shady-grove-gardens.com/store/c11/dahliatubers

Shipping within the USA. March- April.

Shady Grove Gardens

Contact: Susan Wright
(828) 297-4098
sggarden@skybest.com

Posted 1 April 2022

White Gladiolas Corms

We have extra white gladiolas coming. (the only way I could find any this late) I selling them in groups of 30 corms on my store page. https://www.shady-grove-gardens.com/store/p279/gladiola.html these are from Harris Seed.
Shipping will be Mid April and be added at $11.00 I believe.
(photo is from Harris Seed)

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