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Francis Blake, Blake Family Organic Farm of Waukon, IA
Francis Blake of the Waukon area is among 14 experienced farmers from across Iowa who have committed to hire an employee through Practical Farmers of Iowa’s Labor4Learning program. Along with a paid on-farm job, he will provide additional training on topics essential to becoming a successful farmer.
Francis owns and operates Blake Family Organic Farm that includes a dairy, beef cows and laying hens. He also grows corn, soybeans, hay and small grains, all certified organic. His farm’s job opening is for up to 40 hours a week, and responsibilities include help with milking and other dairy activities, moving cattle, packing eggs and help with haying and weeding.
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