AFA Crop Science Institute - APPLY NOW!

March 13, 2015

Are you interested in learning more about the crop science industry? Or maybe planning on having a career in a related field? Apply today for the AFA Crop Science Institute held in Central Iowa, July 19-21st, 2015. AFA will be selecting up to 75 passionate, talented and committed students who are future leaders in the industry to take part in the AFA Crop Science Institute.

Urban Farm Internship 2015

March 10, 2015

Background Information:
Urban Farms of Central Ohio (UFCO) and the Hoover YMCA Park are currently seeking seven to eight part-time interns for our 2015 joint internship program. This unique program will offer interns the opportunity to gain both experience in small-scale vegetable growing practices and exposure to working within urban community and educational settings.

Employment Opportunities

March 5, 2015
Position: Biological Science Technician/Forestry Science Technician
Agency: University of Georgia in Collaboration with USDA Forest Service
Location: Irvine, PA
Job Category: Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Salary: $10.00-$12.50/hour, depending on experience
Start & End Date: 6/1/2015-8/31/2015
Number of Vacancies: 3

VegTrug Building with HCS 2306/5306 Students!

Feb. 17, 2015

The HCS 2306/5306 Sustainable Vegetable Production Practicum class assembled VegTrug’s in class. The Trugs will be used to grow vegetables for the Ross Hospital Heart Garden. A total of 25 Trug’s will be built.

The garden is being established for Ross Heart Hospital patients who will be working on their cardiac rehabilitation this spring, summer and fall. The garden will serve as both therapy and as a nutritional learning tool for the patients.


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