SVSF Employment

Spring Valley Student Farm will not be open to visitors for summer 2021. We plan to reopen in late August depending on further Covid-19 developments. Please contact jessica.larkin-wells@uconn.edu if you would like to schedule volunteer opportunities, tours, or events at SVSF for fall 2021. We look forward to seeing you at the Farm soon!

Paid Summer Student Farmer Application 2021 – Closed

These positions are only open to undergraduate students who are enrolled full-time for Fall semester. Applicants must be physically capable of performing the strenuous physical labor necessary to do garden chores under a variety of climatic conditions. The student gardener needs to have a curious mind, an interest in organic gardening methods, good communication skills, a sense of humor in the face of adversity, be able to work independently without direct supervision, good problem-solving abilities, and have a proven positive work ethic.