Student Farm Crew
Every year we look for people passionate about food and farm systems to join our Student Farm Crew!
Undergraduate, graduate and professional school students at Duke from any disciplinary background are warmly welcomed to apply. These are paid positions, 8-10 hours/week during the academic year and 25-35 hours/week during the summer.
This job will include:
Working with the farm’s full-time staff and fellow student crew members to accomplish daily tasks with increasing indepedence; including
- Planting, weeding, and harvesting sustainably-grown produce.
- Washing, weighing, and packing produce for our Community Supported Agriculture program, our partnership with Root Causes and our Duke Dining wholesale accounts.
- Learning some of the whys & hows of small-scale organic agriculture. This learning takes place both on the job and, during the academic year, in biweekly mini-workshops.
Applications for our Academic Year 2021-22 positions are open through August 21st. More information on how to apply here.