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NAME_TITLE=Heidemarie & Stephen Huber-Feely
FARMNAME_LOCATION=Celebrate the Garden, PO Box 3284, Sewanee, TN 37375 (931) 967-1423
TYPE_OF_OPERATION=We are seeking an INTERN or APPRENTICE to help us begin our organic diversified family farm this year! We have 13 fertile acres nestled in a beautiful cove in the Cumberland Plateau of south central Tennessee. Just down the mountain from the University of the South, we are a reasonable drive from Chattanooga, Nashville and Huntsville, AL.
1998 will be our first year of operation, and we will grow a variety of vegetables, herbs and flowers to sell directly to consumers at farmer's markets and our farm stand.
The intern will be provided room, prepared meals, tools, fertile soil, our expert guidance and use of our extensive library. She or he will also keep the profits earned in proportion to the time put into the effort. In return, the intern will contribute her or his fair share of homestead chores.
DESCRIPTION_OF_OPERATION=Small-scale organic farm growing a variety of vegetables, herbs and flowers for direct markets via farmer's market and our farm stand.
FARMING_METHODS=No till, deep mulch, low-tech. methods.
VEGETABLES=A large variety of crops adapted to our climate.
FRUIT=This year: Watermelon and cantelope.
This fall we hope to plant berry bushes and fruit trees.
HERBS=Call above number or write for complete list of vegetables, herbs and flowers.