Fall 2021 Internship Accepting Applications!

The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative thrives off committed interns to help in daily tasks of farm maintenance and community outreach.

Our interns are offered the opportunity to learn in a hands-on approach to small scale urban agriculture and have access to fresh, organic produce during each harvest.

MUFI's mission is to offer the North End fresh produce for free every week, take part in neighborhood projects, and spread awareness about sustainable agriculture. This is only possible through the dedication of our team members, volunteers, and donors to keep the project alive.

Responsibilities include:
- Field Work: Most field work is done by hand, and includes seeding, planting, weeding, watering, trellising, harvesting, hauling, washing, and packing produce for market.
-Market Saturdays: Prepare produce and process sales during our weekly on-site market.
-General Farm Maintenance: Tool and equipment care, farm and property upkeep
Qualifications
-Interest in gardening or farming.
-Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds, farm outdoors in all weather conditions.
-Capable to intern at least three (3) days a week.
-Open to work most Saturdays to support Community Market Days

Please reach out if interested through https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/5058844

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