We are looking for a gardener to help us out on our farms.

Potential Tasks

  • Make sure the soil youth are working with is of the right quality and in good condition.
  • Help youth select the right seeds for produce and flower which are ideal for Oakland’s growing conditions.
  • Trim and prune shrubs and trees, feed and water the plants and of course, remove weeds.
  • Know which fertilizer and pesticides to use in an organic garden in order to keep the plants healthy and provide nourishment and sustainability.
  • Lay down mulch, wood chips, moss and other soil moisturizers.

Qualifications

  • Required: Enjoyment of physical and outdoor labor.
  • Highly Desirable: Ability and desire to work with youth ages 5-13

Click here to complete the volunteer application.

For additional information, please contact: kelly@anvfarm.org