Job Opptys

Farm Opportunities

 

Dairy Farm Apprentice

Passionate about farming? Interested in grass-based, sustainable farming?

Take an apprenticeship at Cherry Grove Farm and see a grass-based sustainable creamery and farm up close. We have an opening for a farm production intern beginning in Spring 2017. Click here for more info.

 

Cheesemaker’s Apprentice

With the milk of our small herd, we work hard to turn it all into the tastiest cheese possible 4 -5 times a week, and this is where we need your help. We are seeking a cheesemaking apprentice for a year commitment ideally, starting as early as May. For details about the position, click here for more info.

Store Sales Associate

We are looking for a part time sales associate who loves good food, can talk about food, and cares about creating a good experience for our customers. Click here for more info.

 

Volunteers!

We are always looking for folks who can help out at events like the Cow Parade, and in our classroom and flower gardens. If you enjoy people, gardening, or spreading the word about local foods and would like to volunteer your time and talents to the farm, please email kathys.cgf(at)gmail.com. Volunteers should be 16 years of age or older.

 

 

 

 

 

 


1902 - Family purchased farm

1910 - Leased land to dairy farmer

1987 - Hamill Brothers inherit farm

2002 - Started as a family business

2003 - Started a beef herd, laying hens, and pigs

2004 - Added sheep and attained organic certification of pasture land

2005 - Added dairy herd and began making fresh cheeses like mozzarella

2006 - Built aging caves and began making aged cheeses

2012 - Grid Magazine’s Cheese of the Month (Nov – Full Nettle Jack); Finalist at the Good Food Awards (Toma)

2013 - Won 2 blue ribbons from the American Cheese Society(for Buttercup Brie and Lawrenceville Jack Reserve); Added second cheesemaker

2014 - Broke ground on additional aging space and began process of getting AWA certification for our chickens
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