Summer Farm Contest
Would you like to spend the summer helping out on a Biodynamic farm in beautiful British Columbia, Canada? This may be your opportunity!
To enter the contest submit a $25.00 entry fee and any of the following (in English) with the theme:
Farming to Heal the Earth
Written word (200 words or less) - essay, poem, screenplay, etc.
Movie, slide show, PowerPoint, animation, etc. (2 minutes or less)
Audio file of original song, music or spoken word (2 minutes or less)
Original artwork - painting, drawing, photograph, collage, mixed media, digital art, etc.
Contest winner will enjoy the following:
Fresh air, sunshine and exercise June through October, 2017
Experience in Biodynamic/organic farming practices
Layer hen care and egg production
Orchard management - peaches, plums, apples, apricots
Strawberry and melon care and marketing
Market garden management: ground crops such as carrots, beets, tomatoes, peppers, etc.
Farmers Market Experience
Stipend - 20% of weekly Farmers Market sales
Private quarters in self-contained vintage 30 foot Airstream trailer
Delicious farm produce
Travel allowance (negotiable)
Winner must provide own transportation to and from the farm
Commit to helping on the farm from June 1 to October 31, 2017
Must be physically capable of participating in farm activities as directed
Must be able to stand, bend, squat, kneel & lift up to 40 lbs.
Must have moderate coordination & ability using hand tools & farm implements.
To enter the contest go to https://form.jotform.ca/CDFarm/competition-entry-form
ELIGIBILITY: The contest may be entered by anyone world-wide who is eighteen years of age or older and speaks English.