I hope this email finds you and your loved ones safe and well.
Keep Growing Detroit (KGD) is seeking a full-time Farmer. The ideal candidate for this position loves physical, outdoor work, has some farming and/or market experience and is passionate about good food, healthy communities, and strong local economies.
The Farmer will work 16-20 hours a week alongside the Farm Coordinator at the KGD Farm in the Eastern Market District. Farm tasks include supporting transplant and native plant production, production farming in both high tunnel and outdoor settings, harvest
support, and pest management. The Farmer will also work 16-20 hours a week alongside the Market Coordinator in support of KGD and Grown in Detroit (GID) market operations. Market tasks include setting up, staffing, and breaking down farm stands on Saturdays
and Thursday evenings as well as supporting GID growers in getting crops to market.
A full job description is attached. Please share with anyone that you think might be a good fit.
Ashley Atkinson, Co-Director
Keep Growing Detroit