Lweza Agriculture Resource Demonstration Center Interships

We welcome interns on all year long, for various durations of time. Interns play a key component in the success of our gardens and provide invaluable field experience. We are currently seeking an intern for the Summer 2021 Term

 

Requirements:

  • Self-starting, proactive individual willing to work independently most of the time.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to interact well with community members of different cultural background

  • Must have experience or knowledge in nutrition and agricultural practices

  • Must be studying or have experience in: agriculture and nutrition

  • Experience with Microsoft Suite, Google Suite and mapping software recommended

Responsibilities:

  • Supervising three workers

  • Maintaining healthy livestock including: cows, pigs, chickens, goats

  • Maintaining healthy crops, fruits and vegetables including: matoke (plantains), pineapple, eggplant, avocados, mangoes, spinach, collard greens and more

  • Maintaining bio digester for the production of methane gas and manure

  • Implementing drip irrigation scheme to ensure best yields of crops

  • Implementing technology to record garden operations and track progress

 

To apply:

Email your cover page and resume to Mr. Ronald Mukasa or Prof. James Ntambi

Interested in interning for a different term? Include the dates you wish to intern and we will advise you accordingly.

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5738 Kilkenny Place

Fitchburg WI, 53711

USA

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+1(608) 239-9074