Agriculture Intern

Position Details
Duration June - August
Position Type Full-time
Additional Details Recruitment begins in January, Weekly stipend $125
Location Main Property
365 Marie Avenue West, West St. Paul, MN 55118
Contact Number 651-789-5285

Position Description


The core of this internship is a general overview of small scale farming practices. Interns will learn to do farm feeding chores, barn cleaning, basic animal medical/husbandry care, soil preparation, crop planting, cultivation, and harvest. In addition, there will be opportunities to work on bee keeping, a model aquaponics system, fence and building repair, composting, and maple sugaringall only when seasonally appropriate. The intern will learn a variety of farm practices in a wide variety of areas.

Qualifications


Must be 18 years of age or older.
Interest or experience in working in the field of agriculture.
Ability to work outside in a physical labor environment (ability to lift 40 lbs).

How to Apply


To learn more, please email a letter of interest and resume to Don Oberdofer, Farm Director, at doberdorfer@dodgenaturecenter.org.

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