Flexible Start around Nov 1st 2023.
The Farm Manager will be responsible for all matters related to agriculture, maintenance, and enterprise operations. The Farm Manager will also engage with the farm owner to develop and institute land management practices on the farm with an emphasis on resiliency and sustainability.
It is our mission to permanently preserve Bee Run Farm, drawing lessons from our rural heritage to help build a positive future, demonstrating that local, organic, low-impact food production grows healthy communities and healthy ecosystems. Bee Run Farm operations promote sustainable and resilient farming systems and enterprises for local and regional distribution.
+Heated Workshop (850 sq ft) & Heated Tackroom (350 sq ft)
+Scenic Views of Creeks/Hills/Pastures/Barns/Livestock/Trees
+Enterprise opportunities: Beekeeping, Maple Syrup, Livestock, Saw-milling, etc.
+Recreation: Children’s Playset, Hiking, Fishing, Biking, & More
+Heavy equipment operation – special projects
+Water storage restoration projects - wells and cisterns
+Food Preservation, Canning & Storage
+Wood Stove Maintenance/Installation
+Freshwater Pump Installation (Wells/Cistern)
+Mowing (Residential Zero-Turn, Rough Cut, Bushhogging) and Weedeating
+Trail Maintenance (Approximately 4+ miles)
+Fence/Gate Maintenance (board/woven wire/barbed wire) (Approximately 3+ miles)
+Light Landscape/flower/mulch Maintenance
+Chicken Layer maintenance
Bee Run Farm is located in Northern Kentucky in the Ohio River Valley. The farm is 260-acres, consisting of 80 acres of pasture/farmland and 180 acres of forest. Bee Run Farm has miles of trails along creeks and forests. We are located 45 miles from Cincinnati, OH (CVG Airport) and 70 miles from Lexington, KY (LEX Airport).
Augusta, KY (pop. 1,190) is a charming and picturesque town located on the Ohio River close to the Bluegrass region.
Eligible staff may have access to on-site housing in the well-preserved farmhouse built in 1900. Click on website for a farm flyover video and look inside.
The farm is 260-acres, consisting of 80 acres of pasture/farmland and 180 acres of forest. No-till organic regenerative garden established in 2021. Ohio River Valley.
Bee Run Farm operations promote sustainable and resilient farming systems and enterprises for local and regional distribution. Salatin methods encouraged. Enterprise opportunities: Beekeeping, Maple Syrup, Livestock, Saw-milling, etc.
See website for more details...
Staff will have opportunity to rent on-site housing in the well-preserved farmhouse built in 1900. Click on website for a farm flyover video and look inside.
3+ Bedroom, 2 Bathroom. Housing features Electric Stove/Refrigerator/Washer/Dryer/Ductless Heating & Cooling/City Water/High--Speed Internet.
See website for all qualifications required.
Go to www.BeeRunFarm.com to learn more and click "APPLY HERE: Farm Manager Position" and complete the Google Forms application.