Interested in gardening, culture, or agriculture? Help refugees with Farmers Markets!


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


3200 University AvenueDes Moines, IA 50311


Volunteer will assist refugee gardeners preparing produce for sale at Farmers Markets. Tasks can include but are not limited to: Inventory the day before or morning of market and assist farmers with weighing and recording amount of produce harvested, helping gardeners measure plots/seed pathways at the beginning of season and refuse from field at the end of season and assist with plant cover crop, assisting with digging and planting (late June-early Oct), mowing pathways between plots and between fence rows, laying woodchips, turning compost pile once per week. Volunteer will assist with other tasks as assigned.

Time Commitment:

This volunteer position is seasonal (May-October). Time commitment and schedule will be mutually determined by the volunteer and supervisor.


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