SITKA - The Sitka Local Foods Network is looking to contract with a lead gardener for the St. Peter's Fellowship Farm community garden this spring and summer.
The person who wins this contract will help manage the network's activities at the community garden, leading the planting parties this spring and coordinating routine maintenance (watering, harvesting, weeding, etc.) at the garden this summer. Vegetables grown at St. Peter's Fellowship Farm are sold at the Sitka Farmers Markets, with some crops also being donated to church groups and other charities that have local food banks.
Details about the job duties and pay can be found on the Sitka Local Foods Network Web site, http://www.sitkalocalfoodsnetwork.org/ (you might have to scroll down for the information). If you are interested in being the lead gardener, please submit a resume with two local gardening references and a letter of interest by Feb. 20 to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the position, contact Lisa Sadleir-Hart at 907-747-5985 or Doug Osborne at 907-747-3752.