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KEEP GROWING DETROIT IS HIRING
Keep Growing Detroit is seeking a Farmer to work alongside our Farm Operations Coordinator to manage the Plum Street Market Garden. The site, which is owned by MGM Grand Casino-Detroit and operated by Keep Growing Detroit includes a 60’x96’ heated greenhouse and multiple large raised production areas including an established perennial flower/herb garden. The Farmer will also work closely with Grown in Detroit program staff to coordinate harvest for sale to retail and wholesale outlets as well as our Community Education Coordinator to provide farm-related training and technical support to urban gardeners, farmers, and volunteers that visit the site. Check out the full job description here.
VOLUNTEER WITH US AT THE PLUM STREET MARKET GARDEN
Come farm with us! Keep Growing Detroit maintains open volunteer hours at the Plum Street Market Garden, every Tuesday from 4-6PM (March-October), Thursday from 5-7PM (March-June), and Friday from 10AM-12PM (April-August).
If you have a group of 5 or more interested in volunteering at the Plum Street Market Garden or another community or market garden in Detroit, Hamtramck, or Highland Park please contact us to schedule an event.
INTERNSHIPS WITH KEEP GROWING DETROIT
Keep Growing Detroit accepts applications for unpaid internships on a rolling basis. If you are interested in working with Keep Growing Detroit alongside our talented staff and wonderful community please email a resume and cover letter outlining your interests, any specific learning objectives you might have, and details about your availability at your convenience.