June 30, 2014 @ 6:02 PM

Tilian Farm Development Center is seeking a dedicated half-time Program Manager to help continue and grow its Anchor and Incubator farm programs.  The candidate will plan and conduct both formal and informal educational programs for incubator farmers and other interested individuals. In addition, the Program Manager will be the face of Tilian to the Community and other interested parties.  The job posting is below.  Thank you for your attention.

Position Title: Tilian Farm Program Manager

Reports to: Food System Economic Partnership Board of Directors

FLSA: Part-Time Salaried/Exempt

Background:

The mission of the Tilian Farm Development Center is to facilitate farm business development by providing infrastructure ...

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June 16, 2014 @ 12:05 PM

From Ginal Wertz at Under the Stone Garden:

I am looking for help at Under the Stone Garden, which is located at Tillers International (10515 East OP Avenue, Scotts MI 49088).  I sell vegetables at two markets in Kalamazoo and use only draft horses and oxen to power my farm.  The following positions are available:

Harvester/Farm Assistant:  21-30 hours a week, $8.00/hour.  Hours are 6am to 4pm on Wednesdays and Fridays at the farm, and possibly Saturdays from 6am to 9am at the Kalamazoo Farmer's Market.  A third day of non-harvest farm work is available, hours are flexible for worker's choice of Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.  A positive attitude, minimum of 6 months cumulative experience in ...

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