Application deadline is March 21, 2018.
The Gilcrease Orchard in Las Vegas, NV is accepting applications for an agriculture (specify your specific major) or horticulture intern for summer of 2018.
This would be a full time 10-12 week paid position in which the intern will experience the day to day operations involved in running a 70 acre fruit and vegetable farm.
Primary duties will be to scout crops and assist in IPM planning, assist in public relation activities such as customer service and one-two weeks of day camp, and other orchard operations such as harvesting, bee keeping, and tree care. The orchard provides a unique learning experience as it involves a variety of disciplines including agritourism and agribusiness and is operated by a horticulturist (B.S.) and an agronomist (B.S.)
If interested, please send resume and cover letter to Lydia@thegilcreaseorchard.org by March 21.