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Volunteers needed – A Growing Playce for Collaborative Community


A Growing Playce for Collaborative Community needs volunteers on ongoing at various established sites. Additionally, we are in the negotiating process of obtaining property for an Intentional Community, centered around collaboration, diversity, environmental and social sustainability, with a vision of

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Vintage Garden Farms needs interns


  Vintage Garden Farms needs interns for seeding, weeding, planting, harvesting and preparing for native plant nursery stock.  Natural growing practices are applied to grow vegetables, herbs, flowers and native plants to sell at farmer’s markets and to residents around New Orleans.

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Sankofa CDC seeking farmers to sell at market


Sankofa CDC is looking for farmers interested in selling fruits and vegetables to supply its market in the 9th ward. Contact

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Opportunity for Urban Growers in New Orleans


Anyone wishing to work together to consolidate marketing, planting plans, soil building, seed saving, and resource cooperative work, please contact: jim bremer (504)261-9219

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Partner Organizations: Do you need volunteers?


NOFFN occasionally hears from interested volunteers who we aren’t able to accommodate. These folks are ready and willing to volunteer, but unfortunately their available time doesn’t line up with our volunteer opportunities. We don’t want these potential volunteers’ good intentions

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NOFFN Blogging Intern


This internship need not be in New Orleans as long as the intern is experienced and comfortable with virtual communications. We are on the search for someone to help us get the word out about fresh, innovative, hopeful, tasty, policy-pushing,

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NOFFN Research and Writing Intern


This internship need not be in New Orleans as long as the intern is experienced and comfortable with virtual communications. We are seeking two interns for Spring 2012 to research various topics relating to food justice, community food security and

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NOFFN Farm Internship Program

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NOFFN’s Farm Internship Program helps educate and develop new farmers. This program places new and beginning farmers in internships with experienced local and regional farmers to learn the skills needed to develop a successful farming business. generic cialis online Who

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Sheaux Fresh – Internships


Interested in learning about urban farming — growing, harvesting, marketing — in New Orleans? Sheaux Fresh Sustainable Foods is seeking dedicated interns to help at their farm sites around the city. Interns will be given opportunity to learn everything from

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Grow Dat Youth Farm – Sustainable Agriculture Adult Apprentice Program

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An opportunity for adults interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in sustainable urban agriculture through hands-on experience, instruction and support from mentor farmers. About the Internship: Grow Dat is interested in hosting 4-6 interns per year. Applicants may choose either

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Market on LaSalle – Seeking Vendors


A new market is starting in the Central City neighborhood of New Orleans – the Market on LaSalle. Benefits to Vendors: Great for growing a small business Flexible scheduling and low rents Community organizations are welcome Access to small business

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Violet Hydro Greenhouse – Plant Starts for sale

Food Plant Starts Urban Gardens

Tomatoes – climbing, cherry, creole Okra – dwarf, tall Peppers – green bell, banana Squash more Prices range from $1.50 to $4.00 depending on variety and size Call 504-444-7539 from more information.  

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Café Hope – Volunteers needed in the garden

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Hey Y’all. The garden at Cafe Hope can use some help! We are looking for volunteers to come join us in picking vegetables, preparing the soil for fall crops, laying cardboard and spreading woodchips, or yes, weeding. With prior notice

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