Garden Hand West End Community Urban Garden & Nur...
- Date Posted February 21, 2019
- Location Atlanta, GA
- Category Agriculture
- Job type Part-Time
For many years, Mrs. Green-Hightower has led the way in forging naturally organic gardens in such areas as: the Dekalb branch of the University of Georgia, Fayetteville, Atlanta, Naples in Florida, and in areas of Jamaica as a certified Master Gardener and Specialty grower. Her gardens are unique in that she specializes in multi cultural gardening, including many products thought to be grown in more tropical environment.
Through her own research, Mrs. Green-Hightower has tapped into the method of gardening in organic soil utilizing holistic techniques to yield larger than life produce and is now ready to equip other farmers and growers with this brand of knowledge concerning food security and safety, and sustaining the environment for years to come.
Her goal is to teach people the art of growing fruits and vegetables naturally; container gardening, raised beds gardening, hanging baskets, and other limited space gardening for sustaining themselves and their community.
- working in naturally grown vegetable gardens
- planting seeds and seedlings
- caring for plants
- transplanting and harvesting
Haylene is willing to train but would appreciate candidates with experience in wood work to build garden boxes.
Kind and open minded candidates desired.
Salary will be determined according to experience. Compensation this position is : hourly, varies DOE, $8.00 - $12.00 Application instructions