Milky Way Farms, based in Troy PA, is currently offering internships on our 4th generation family dairy farm and creamery. From milking cows and raising calves to bottling a variety of dairy products, this position offers a full “farm to table” experience.
We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a curiosity to learn about sustainable farming. Our farm is multi-faceted and we will work with interns to tailor their experience to their specific needs and talents. Tasks and responsibilities could include daily milking, using farm equipment and machinery, caring for dairy and beef herd, bottling milk, making cheese, butter & ice cream, general maintenance and more.
Lodging included with a weekly stipend, as well as all the dairy and beef products you can eat! Contact Jessica @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 570.350.5138 for more information.
Preferred Skills for this Position:
- Highly motivated
- Can work well with others as well as performs tasks individually
- Effective and clear communicator
- Can lift 20lbs +
- Good listener
- Problem solver and critical thinker for our unique and ever
- evolving operation
- Good attitude and positive outlook on self and farming!
Salary commensurate with experience; Lodging provided. 2 Personal and 2 Professional references required, as well as on-site interview.