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The Gilcrease Orchard - Las Vegas, Nevada

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Internship Summer 2018

The Gilcrease Orchard in Las Vegas, NV is accepting applications for an agriculture or horticulture intern for summer of 2018. This would be a full time 10-12 week paid position in which the intern will experience the day to day operations involved in running a 70 acre fruit and vegetable farm. Primary duties will be to scout crops and assist in IPM planning, assist in public relation activities such as customer service and one-two weeks of day camp, and other orchard operations such as harvesting, bee keeping, and tree care. The orchard provides a unique learning experience as it involves a variety of disciplines including agritourism and agribusiness and is operated by a horticulturist (B.S.) and an agronomist (B.S.).

 If interested, please send resume and cover letter to  by March 21.

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