Medicinal Plant Cultivation Internship


3-Month Medicinal Plant Cultivation Internship
April-June, 1 day/week
2015 Dates TBA

Learn how to grow and cultivate medicinal herbs on a permaculture-inspired micro herb farm. 

~Interns will participate in all the day-to-day activities it takes to run a small nursery~

Areas covered include:
  • Plant Propagation- Hoophouse, Division, Cuttings, Layering, Seeding
  • Plant Cultivation- Growth Preferences, Polycultures, Companion Plantings, Soil-building
  • Creation of infrastructure (new woodland garden beds, hoophouse construction, etc)
  • Plant ID, Botany, and Medicinal Uses
  • Business practices

The Details:
-There are 3 internships spots available.  Deadline to apply is March 15th
-To apply please send a cover letter and resume to

-In addition to Thursdays April-June, interns are also expected to attend our 2 Spring Plant Sales (Dates TBA) and the HERBSTALK Conference in early June
-This is a worktrade model internship |Milk & Honey Herbs at Ripplemead Farm | Shutesbury, MA 
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