For New Farmers
Live the dream! May 15th – September 15th. 12-acres in village of 800 in the lush, Green Mountains of southwestern Vermont. (25 minutes to Rutland…daily flights to Boston and train to NYC). MoveToHigherGroundVermont.com is in the process of development and seeks a mature individual or couple who wish to work organic land for their own gain in exchange for light animal care (2 dogs, chickens, possibly a donkey). Screened sleeping porch in a charming community cottage with TV/fiber optic internet, snack kitchen & outdoor kitchen and bath. Opportunity to work various farm and construction jobs Friday-Sunday for $16/hour up to $3,000 for season. Some farm tools available for use. Private yet in-town location…gourmet café borders property. Property home is rented throughout summer and owners come and go as required. This is a great opportunity for greenhorns to ‘make it real’ and explore the farm life without the risk or expense. Include skills/interest in 300 words ‘all about me/us’ letter to CClaytonParent@gmail.com.