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Sustainable Agriculture Internship

The Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities' Watson Farm
seeks an intern to assist the farm managers at the 265 acre diversified
working farm. Intern will gain hands on experience in farm equipment
operation and maintenance, livestock management, rotational grazing, crop
production, haying, organic gardening and interaction with the public in a
sustainable working farm environment. A strong work ethic and desire to get
jobs done will be required. Internships for April-October 1997, bi-monthly
stipend. Please send cover letter and resume to:

Don & Heather Minto
Watson Farm
455 North Rd.
Jamestown, RI  02835

Ph: 401-423-0005
fax: 401-423-2554 please call first

Potential interns may contact us for more details about this postition.
Early evening is the best time to reach us. The Watson farm is a seaside,
sustainable farm with cattle, sheep, a team of Percheron draft horses,
chickens, ducks, Border Collies and large flower and vegetable gardens. The
farm is open to the public three days per week and various educaitonal
programs, events and tours are an integral part of this working historic
landscape.