Grow Whidbey is a collaboration between the Good Cheer Food Bank Fresh Food on the Table Program, South Whidbey School Farms, and South Whidbey Tilth offering apprenticeships in community food production and farm-based education. Our goal is to train the next generation of growers and teachers in the field of sustainable community agriculture.
After a great 2017, we are are now planning for next year. If you are interested in becoming an apprentice with us in 2018, read more about the program here.
There will be five apprentice positions in 2018. We are seeking:
- Two Good Cheer Apprentices who will focus on food production and farm cultivation in the food banks’ two gardens and new acre farm, and a
- Two School Farm Apprentices who will work with teaching staff at the school farm to bring garden-based education to elementary and middle school students.
- One South Whidbey Tilth apprentice
Please contact each program directly, and feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!