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26 Feb 2021

Internship Urban Farm Intern

The Talking Farm – Posted by thetalkingfarm Skokie, Illinois, United States

Job Description

The Talking Farm is currently looking for individuals interesting in joining our team of interns for the 2021 season. Each session of the internship is a chance to get immersive experience performing many roles on an urban farm and is also an opportunity to learn about and discuss logistical and social issues surround equitable, organic agriculture. Interns learn how to plant, harvest, and process produce, as well as best practices when it comes to maintaining an organic farm in an ubran setting. Additional topics of instruction and discussion include climate change, scalability, sustainability, context-based growing, revenue streams, pest management, season extension, and the latest trends in techniques for small-scale farms and gardeners. Ideal interns do not need to have previous growing experience, but will be engaged and goal-oriented. All interns receive a $500 stipend for their participation in the internship program.

How to Apply

Interested individuals can apply at our website: Intern Application

Job Categories: Farming. Job Types: Internship. Job Tags: food, organic, sustainable agriculture, urban farm, and urban farming. Salaries: Less than 20,000.

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