Volunteer With Us

Whether you’re wanting to grow more food at home, or you want to sharpen your farming skills with the intention of starting a new career, the Volunteer Internship offers a regular opportunity to build your knowledge and support your local farm.

 

ap pepperWe are  offering 1 to 2 month volunteer internships in the Nursery and/or Farm throughout the 2022 growing season. These positions require a minimum half-day commitment for one day per week, for a minimum 4 weeks at a time.

Farm Internship

Dates                                                                                                                                                                              April-October

Details coming soon!

Farm Internship Registration
Simply email is at masonstreetfarm@gmail.com with ‘Farm Internship’ in the subject line. Let us know what month and day you’re available from the options.

What We’ll be up to
This stream focuses on the general farm operations and sees you working primarily with a dedicated experienced farmer who will lead you along with a group of other interns  in the  day to day seasonal farm activities including aquaponic and chicken coop care, compost building and maintenance, planting, bed cultivation, plant care, food processing and probably a whole bunch of other surprise activities. Like coffee with the crew in the morning! This is a great way to be a part of the food system in Victoria, while doing great work with lovely people. And we’ll send you home with food and/or plants for your garden.

Nursery Internship

Dates
TBA

Nursery Internship Registration
Simply email is at masonstreetfarm@gmail.com with ‘Farm Internship’ in the subject line. Let us know what month and day you’re available from the options.

What We’ll Be Up To
This stream focuses on production in the Edible Nursery. You would be working primarily with JJ, doing seeding, plant care, greenhouse care, fertilizing, pest management, and  sales prep. This is a great stream for folks looking to zoom in on plant knowledge, and also

Whatever stream you choose, you’ll have lots of opportunity to interact with all the farm and nursery staff and ask questions. We have coffee break together every morning, and we love to nerd out on plants and other ecological topics. We are almost always able to send volunteers home with produce and/or plants from the nursery.  If you’re interested in the internship please email us with ‘2020 Volunteer Internship’ in the subject line. Let us know if you’d prefer to be in the nursery, or the farm, or both and indicate what months you’re interested in.

Volunteer Opportunities

tara and saraThere are a lot of exciting opportunities at the Mason Street City Farm!

Mason Street farm offers volunteer opportunities throughout the farm season!

Email us at masonstreetfarm@gmail.com with “Volunteer” in the subject line to arrange a time to work along side us!