Farm Manager in Epping, NH

Farmsteads of New England, Inc.
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Job Description

As the Farm Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our farm operations, from planning and planting to harvesting and distribution. You will work closely with our team to develop and implement strategies for maximizing yields and ensuring the long-term sustainability of our farm while also supporting our program participants.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement farm plans for planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops that take into account the abilities and needs of our program participants
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the farm, including irrigation, fertilization, pest control, and equipment maintenance, while providing guidance and support to program participants
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards, including organic certification
  • Manage the greenhouse, including planning and implementing crop rotations, monitoring environmental conditions, and maintaining equipment
  • Develop and manage budgets for the farm operations and greenhouse
  • Provide support and guidance to program participants who may also work on the farm
  • Coordinate with other departments, such as sales and marketing, to ensure timely and efficient distribution of our produce
  • Maintain accurate records of all farm operations, including crop yields and expenses, while also tracking program participant involvement and progress


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in farm management or related field
  • Experience in greenhouse management preferred
  • Knowledge of sustainable farming practices and organic certification requirements
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to provide guidance and support to individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Valid driver’s license

This is a part-time position, with the potential to become full-time as we grow the farm and our program. If you are passionate about sustainable agriculture and providing fulfilling experiences for individuals with developmental disabilities through farm activities, we encourage you to apply.

About us

Farmsteads of New England is a non-profit organization located in Epping, NH that is dedicated to providing meaningful and fulfilling experiences to individuals with developmental disabilities through farm activities. Our farm produces a variety of fresh, locally grown produce that is sold to the community, and we are committed to promoting sustainable farming practices and supporting the local economy. In addition to the farm, Farmsteads of New England also offers residential and day programs for individuals with developmental disabilities, aimed at fostering independence and community engagement.

Farmsteads of New England is seeking a Farm Manager to oversee the initial stages of planning and developing our farm, as well as building the capacity of our greenhouse.

Do you love helping people? Farmsteads of New England empowers adults with autism and other developmental disabilities to live meaningful and satisfying lives by providing exceptional residential and day services in inclusive farm communities.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $18.00 – $21.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 4 hour shift
  • Day shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Epping, NH 03042: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Farming: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location