Little Rock Urban Farming

Apprenticeship

Overview


At LRUF, organic farming is a way of life. While we are focused on growing and delivering the highest quality organic fruits, vegetables and flowers  to the people of Central Arkansas, we are also interested in providing a healthy and positive work and living environment. Thus, we are committed to preparing and eating healthy, fresh meals together; making time for leisure; maintaining a supportive working environment; and generally encouraging a healthy mind, body, and spirit through good diet, exercise and a supportive community. Should you be accepted for this apprenticeship, you will be strengthening our local food system while living a healthy lifestyle.  Are you ready?

Responsibilities


Because you are given a large amount of responsibility, we seek applicants who are passionate about organic farming and who are fully committed to making a positive impact in the larger community. This position requires 45 to 50 hours of work per week.

Program Benefits


  • On-site housing provided
  • Accommodations include all utilities and internet
  • Breakfast and lunch provided on weekdays
  • Hands-on experience in the field of organic food production
  • Educational field trips to other sustainable farm operations throughout Arkansas

For more information, contact info@littlerockurbanfarming.com. Apply for the summer apprenticeship by January 15th 

Please include a cover letter, resume and two (2) letters of recommendation.

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