Duty Area J:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area J: Manage Harvesting/Packing Determine crop maturity Determain harvest requirements Provide bathroom, hand washing facilities Provide harvest aids (e.g., knives, buckets, scissors) Hand-harvest crops Provide s ...
Duty Area I:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area I: Manage Staff Effectiveness Provide staff training Develop job descriptions Develop policies and procedures Remove safety hazards Provide staff incentives Develop staff work schedules Evaluate staff work per ...
Duty Area H:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area H: Respond to Environmental Variables Monitor growing environment Check weather forecast (e.g., short, long range) Scout for pests Evaluate pest damage Determine protective measures for crops Apply row covers ...
Duty Area G:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area G: Maintain Crop Production Plant seeds incontainers (e.g., trays, pots, gutters) Plant seeds in field Plant bulbs/tubers Plant seeds in growing development Monitor seedling development Maintain seedlings (e.g ...
Duty Area F:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area F: Prepare Soil/Growing Medium for Planting Prepare samples for testing (e.g., soil, water) Develop fertility program (e.g., soil, water) Acquire fertility amendments (e.g., compost, minerals) Clean aquaponic ...
Duty Area E:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area E: Maintain Equipment & Facilities Inspect production equipment and facilities Repair production facilities Repair production equipment Upgrade inefficient equipment Calibrate production equipment Perfor ...
Duty Area D:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area D: Plan Seasonal Crop Production Review past production records Develop crop plan with other farmers Establish crop planting schedule Design field layout (e.g., crop rotation, succession planting) Determine ...
Duty Area C:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area C: Manage Office Functions Establish product listing and cost Update packing and delivery order Edit newsletter Print Newsletter Develop office forms (e.g., application, liability) Coordinate customer satisfac ...
Duty Area B:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area B: Provide Customer Service & Public Relations Provide customer service training to employees Respond to customer concerns (e.g., email, phone calls) Conduct pre- and post-season surveys Conduct site tou ...
Duty Area A:
CSA Grower/Manager DUTY/TASK LIST Duty Area A: Develop business plan 1 Develop business plan 2 Develop marketing plan 5 Maintain website 6 Prepare flyer and brochures 7 Identify funding mechanisms (e.g., loans, member-ships, grants) 8 Conduct outreach a ...