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2020 HAFA Fall Farm and CSA Volunteer

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Hmong American Farmers Association


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Published 15 days ago

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September 16, 2020
12:00am CDT
December 1, 2020
11:59pm CST
Weekdays
A few hours per week

2020 HAFA Fall Farm and CSA Volunteer

WHAT:

HAFA Fall CSA Packing Volunteers - 2020 Season

WHEN:

Beginning September - Ending November

Volunteer opportunities are available from Monday - Thursday.

  • Monday: CSA Packing Day - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday: CSA Packing Day - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Weds: Farm Assistant Day - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday: Farm Assistant & CSA Assistant Days - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Flexible volunteering hours! Let us know what works and we'll try our best to adjust!

WHY:

Have a little extra time on your hand? Come help out at the HAFA Farm! Because of the difficulties the pandemic has created, and with the 2020 harvest season approaching faster than ever, HAFA is looking for extra hand to assist on our 255 acre farm in Vermillion Township, Minnesota! No matter how big or small, every little bit counts and we are super appreciative for all the help we can get during these times!

Duties and delegations will vary on a day-to-day basis based on volunteer size and week demand.

Requirements:

  • Ability to lift at least 10 lbs.
  • Ability to perform physical tasks.
  • Ability to adhere to farm/food safety protocol and rules.
  • Have an open mind to learn and be part of a diverse community.
  • Transportation to HAFA Farm!

Volunteering duties include, but are not limited to:

We have the following activities for you to choose from depending on the day of volunteering chosen. Duties are followed as:

CSA Packing Days (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday):

  • Washing totes.
  • Helping with receiving produce from farmers for CSA.
  • Packing produce for wholesale order we have for every Monday.
  • Helping packing assistant prepare for CSA packaging the next day.
  • Assisting the packing assistant with their duties.


Farm Assistant Day (Wednesday. Thursday)

  • Cutting grass around farm
  • Painting sheds (done when all sheds are painted
  • Yard work
  • Picking up rocks from farmers' parcels
  • Assisting farm manage with their duties

Interested?

For any questions, concerns, or further details, please call or email our lines below!

info@hmongfarmers.com

651-493-8091

WHAT:

HAFA Fall CSA Packing Volunteers - 2020 Season

WHEN:

Beginning September - Ending November

Volunteer opportunities are available from Monday - Thursday.

  • Monday: CSA Packing Day - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday: CSA Packing Day - 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Weds: Farm…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

HAFA Farm

20385 Coates Boulevard, Hastings, MN 55033

How to Apply

If interested in applying, please fill out our Volunteer Intake Form for 2020 above! After receiving your response(s), we can formally register you as a volunteer!

For any specific questions or inquiries please shoot us an email at info@hmongfarmers.com or give us a call at 651-483-8091.

If interested in applying, please fill out our Volunteer Intake Form for 2020 above! After receiving your response(s), we can formally register you as a volunteer!

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