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 garden-based education. Our goal is to train the next generation of growers and teachers in the field of sustainable community agriculture.
Apprentices will work in the following fields:
- Organic food production:
- For our local food bank
- For public school cafeterias and school events
- For farm and culinary classes
- Of youth in our public school systems through farm-based education and culinary programs
- Of community members and food bank clients at our demonstration gardens and farms