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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

CUSO- Agricultural Extension Worker (Laos): Cuso is offering a two year contract to an agricultural extension worker to provide technical support to farmers and extension workers in sustainable farming systems in Laos. Qualifications include a degree in agriculture, horticulture, or soil science with at least 2 years experience. Experience with specific upland farming techniques such as alley cropping, agro-forestry and cover crops would be an asset. For anyone interested, contact Fathy Ibrahim at CUSO-Guelph, by phone 519-767-2854 or fax 519-822-7089.

WORK WANTED: York University Environmental Studies student wishes to have the opportunity to do hands-on ecological agriculture or forestry work and/or research, liaising/outreach etc. as part of my summer field experience. No previous agricultural background, but motivated to learn. Though a modest wage is preferred, will consider volunteer work. Contact: Mark Fedak, 29 Four Winds Dr. #11, North York, Ontario, M3J 1K7, Tel#(416) 650-6291.

FARM MANAGER: wanted at Prairie Crossing Community Supported Gardens, an organic farm in Grays Lake, Illinios. Send inquiries to Victoria Ranney, V.P. Prairie Holdings Corp. 18202 West Casey Rd., Grays Lake Ill. 60030, phone 708-549-8996.

GARDEN MANAGER: at Heritage Farm, part of the Seed Savers Exchange Inc. Send a letter of introduction, a resume, and 3 letters of reference to the Personnel Director, Seed Savers Exchange, 3076 North Winn Rd., Decorah Iowa 52101.

STOCK EXCHANGE

** N.B. There is now a $5.00 fee (per insertion, per issue) on stock exchange listings (farm products only). If you wish to list something, please send your payment along with your notice.

WANTED: To purchase a few tonnes of mixed grain, preferably to bag my own. Also delicious rabbit for sale, fresh or frozen. Call Mike Beretta at (519) 887-9217.

WANTED: Farm to board one Holstein cow and calf. Cow will be calving in February, and would therefore like to find accommodations ASAP. Would prefer a farm within 80 k of Toronto. Call Leslie Cadham, days: 416-359-2415, evenings: 416-486-8382.

WANTED: Interested organic growers and producers to list their farms and products with the Perth county chapter of COG. A concise listing is being put together for advertising purposes, so if you are from Huron, Bruce, Grey, Dufferin or Perth county, this is your chance to advertise to a wider area. If you are interested contact John Sunderland as soon as possible at: RR 1 Hillsburgh, Ont., N0B 1Z0, or call/fax at (519)855-4651 or (519)855-6380.

WANTED: OntarBio is looking at setting up an Organic Products Delivery System to restaurants. If you have any products available call Harro at 395-3126.

WANTED: Urgently needed - feed quality grains and oilseeds. Call Ontarbio at 519-369-5316, or Fax at 369-3210.

WANTED: Growers to produce certified or transitional organic grains and oilseeds. Call OntarBio at (519) 369-5316, or Fax at 369-3210.

FOR SALE: Rare swine - Berkshires and Tamworth, great foragers, registered breeding stock and/or weaner pigs; Rare and Minor Breeds of Poultry - Anconas, Light Sussex, White Wyandottes, White Leghorns, Black Cochins, Barred Plymouth Rocks, Black Australorps, hatching eggs and day old chicks available april to June; and Endangered Cattle - Dutch Belted, semen. Hubert Earl, Haedae Farms, R.R. #2, Addison, Ont. K0E 1A0 (613) 924-2052.

WANTED: OCIA eggs to fill market demand at very good prices. Poechman Family Farm, call Gerald or Marlene at (519) 364-5657.

FOR SALE: Rare and unusual varieties of apple and pear trees; also some native trees and shrubs; transitionally grown. Custom grafting available. Informative catalogue $2.00. Woodwinds, R.R. #1, Bluevale, On. N0G 1G0, 519-335-3749.

Copyright 1995 Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario. Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved.


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