Soulstice Farm Internship May –August 2013 in Virginia
Soulstice Farm and A Growing Culture have collaborated to offer a Summer Internship Position at Soulstice Farm in Bedford Va.The A Growing Culture internship at Soulstice Farm Provides a unique experience for aspiring Farmers to be actively engaged with a fully operational
Soulstice farm is a more than ideal place to come and learn about innovative farming techniques.
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Participants in the internship program will to research, develop and create their own practicum project . This is a unique experience in that the intern will be able to experiment with what his or her interests are. Some examples of practicum topics could be the use of biochar in the garden or an experiment with a variety of composting techniques. for the participant to explore ideas and methods that speak to him/her and provide the grounds and support to carry these ideas out.
Expectations of Intern Position:
- Help with the design process for further farm development.
- Take part in farm chores such as watering and feeding animals
- Participate in local markets and
- Keep up with maintenance of farm toolsequipment
The Intern will propose and create his or her own practicum project and follow the project out with the help and support of the members of Soulstice Farm. The project chosen should be one of interest. The project is expected to be completed by the end of the Soulstice Farm stay. The Goal of this project is to provide an environment in which you can research, design and follow through with idea that is important to you. It is also required that you write three papers to be published on A Growing Culture’s website. For example writing a series about your practicum or writing three separate pieces on different aspects of the farm system. Members of AGC will be available for help and consultation during the writing process.
- If you are interested in this internship position please send a resume and a cover letter to email@example.com.
- Please send these items before March 20th, 2013