Judea Garden Summer Internship
POSITIONS HAVE BEEN FILLED! THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST! PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIP AT JUDEA GARDENS – SUMMER 2016
Judea Garden, a Steep Rock Association community project, is offering two paid summer internships working from July 5 through August 26, 2016.
Applicants must be either high school students (16 years old by end of summer) or college students (through class of 2016) and be available to work 20 – 25 hours/week in garden located in Washington, Connecticut.
Now in its eighth season, Judea Garden has grown, harvested and distributed over 25,000 lbs. of fresh produce to members of our community with limited financial resources through local food banks, senior centers and social service agencies.
The Internship will provide lessons on Sustainable Agriculture and current food issues while growing vegetables for local food banks.
- Identify and control insects and diseases
- Identify weeds and their properties
- Use succession harvesting through planting for fall crops
- Harvest and distribute foods
- Participate in all garden tasks
For more information, call (860) 868-9131.