Stony Creek Colors, an emerging company based in Nashville, TN, manufactures bio-based textile dyes that improve profitability and sustainability for farmers, while empowering our customers – fashion brands and textile mills – with greater transparency. We deliver the most reliable and sustainable plant based colorants to the textile industry worldwide, helping fashion brands meet their goal of reducing hazardous chemical use. Stony Creek Colors has developed complete agricultural supply chains based on new, specialty crops like indigo to replace imported, petroleum-based synthetic textile dyes with a reliable, consistent, and U.S. grown colorants. We are actively searching for a Agriculture Manager.
The mission of the Agricultural Manager is to ensure consistent, high quality plant biomass production from the company’s indigo research farm and with our partner contract farmers in Northern Middle Tennessee. The company has a successful history producing natural indigo crop across Tennessee and now is seeking an experienced agriculture manager to expand row crop production to over 1000 acres for the company’s new biomass processing facility. The ag manager position is hands-on in crop production, performing and supervising daily operations of the indigo crop production. He/she is responsible for managing farm operations, regular record keeping and crop scouting, scheduling and coordinating production and harvesting with processing plant manager, providing input on operational and capital budgets. Ag manager must be able to consistently collect and report data from field scouts and harvests.
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