- Published on Monday, 23 September 2013 03:53
The Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems seeks a Managing Associate Director. This person will oversee the day-to-day management of the center and contribute to the development and implementation of strategies to advance CRFS' research, outreach, and education on food systems issues. Please see the CRFS website for the full position description.
Applications are to be submitted through the MSU Jobs website (posting #8249) and will be accepted until Friday, October 18, 2013, or until a suitable candidate is identified.
- Published on Monday, 23 September 2013 03:42
Job Description Summary: The Farm Manager is responsible for developing, managing, implementing, and evaluating all aspects of the Training Farm, in partnership with Catholic Charities and with the support of other Juniper Gardens staff. He/she provides education, training, and developmental support for the program participants and transitional support for program graduates. The manager connects the growers to other farmers and food/ farming initiatives in the metro area, with the goal of integrating the refugees into the local farming community so they can learn, contribute, and function as active members of a growing industry.
- Published on Sunday, 15 September 2013 21:00
Growing Hope, and partner organizations of Food Gatherers, Hope Clinic, and the Office of Community and Economic Development, are looking to fill 4, full-time AmeriCorps VISTA positions. If you are looking to deepen your experience in food systems work through a year of service, this is a great opportunity!
- Published on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 04:11
It's that time of year again. Yes, school is starting, whether you like it or not. At the UM Campus Farm, we like school. We especially like new students who are eager to get their hands dirty while learning maybe more than they imagined about food.