The coronavirus has cut off entry of foreign seasonal workers to Finnish farms. Finnish farms are currently facing a severe shortage of labour for spring and summer seasonal work. Every available pair of hands is needed in order to ensure domestic food on Finnish dinner tables.
Are you laid off or without a summer job? Are you a student, retired, an immigrant, unemployed or available for other reasons? We need your help – your work can make a big difference for Finland as a whole. The farms need seasonal workers immediately and even until later in the autumn. There are a variety of tasks, from planting seedlings to picking berries. You are sure to find task that is a good fit!
Map of Recruiting farms in Southwest Finland (in Finnish)