Keep Growing Detroit is seeking a full-time Farmer. The Farmer will work 16-20 hours a week alongside the Farm Coordinator at the KGD Farm in the Eastern Market District. Farm tasks include supporting transplant and native plant production, production farming in both high tunnel and outdoor settings, harvest support, and pest management. The Farmer will also work 16-20 hours a week alongside the Market Coordinator in support of KGD and Grown in Detroit (GID) market operations. Market tasks include setting up, staffing, and breaking down farm stands on Saturdays and Thursday evenings as well as supporting GID growers in getting crops to market. The ideal candidate for this position loves physical, outdoor work, has some farming and/or market experience and is passionate about good food, healthy communities and strong local economies. CLICK HERE to learn more.
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.