Mar2017202017 / Mar / 20
Feb2017202017 / Feb / 20
Job: Trail Crew Leader
Description: Greenagers seeks responsible supervisors for summer trail crews. Responsibilities include overseeing trail building and/or rehabilitation by teenage crews in a variety of out-of-door environments, driving vans to work site, educating teenagers on a variety of environmental issues, and reporting to Trails Coordinator.
Jul2016202016 / Jul / 20
Join Our Sponsors!
If you would like your business or organization to be seen, promoted, and acknowledged during this year’s Farmer Olympics on Aug. 20th (and in the weeks leading up to this special event), we would love to include you among our event sponsors.
Jul2016072016 / Jul / 07
“Go Pig or Go Home,” a day of farm-inspired contests, benefitS Greenagers
If you’ve never run a wheelbarrow race, herded a pig, competed in a gourd toss, stacked hay bales or taken the moo juice squeeze challenge, you have yet to truly appreciate the life of a farmer. Now’s your chance.
Jun2016152016 / Jun / 15
This summer, Greenagers is hosting a summer day camp for SBRSD middle school students. This program will run Mondays through Thursdays from 9am-3pm starting July 5th and ending August 4th. Through this program, we hope to introduce participants to the trails, farms, and conservation lands of the Southern Berkshires. Activities will include hikes, canoeing, farm visits, and service projects with our community partners.
May2016042016 / May / 04
We have a job opportunity working on a farm just south of Sheffield on Rt. 41. The job description includes everything from vegetable garden maintenance, harvesting and selling at local markets, trail work, cattle management, fence and pasture maintenance, and weed whacking. This job includes many aspects of agriculture, livestock, and woods management. Hourly rate is $10-$12, depending on experience. If you are interested in more details, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar2016142016 / Mar / 14
Yard to Table: Greenagers’ Front Lawn Food program seeks donors to support family gardens — and to receive a Donor Garden of their own
Greenagers is transforming the farm-to-table movement to something even better: “Yard-to-Table” food for all — and it’s time to sign up for the 2016 planting season!
For the second year, Greenagers’ is expanding its “Front Lawn Food” program for wider availability to families and businesses, in South County and in the Pittsfield area, in partnership with the Berkshire Community Action Council.
In addition to constructing and planting gardens for income-qualified families with young children, Greenagers “Donor Gardens” — now in its second year — enable Greenagers and BCAC to offering broader access to geographical and demographic availability of gardens for home-grown food. read more
Mar2016092016 / Mar / 09
Greenagers seeks motivated individual(s) to join our after-school education team. Good candidates should have knowledge of and enthusiasm for some or all of the following: Berkshire environmental wonders; sustainable agriculture; land conservation; community service; and inspiring young people.
Please submit letter of interest and resume to: email@example.com by March 21st.
Mar2016092016 / Mar / 09
We’re so proud.
Will Conklin, Greenagers’ executive director, has been named a 40 Under Forty winner in the annual awards program sponsored by Berkshire Community College, and will be honored with others at a celebration March 24 at Berkshire Hills Country Club. read more
Jan2016132016 / Jan / 13
Greenagers is now hiring for a part-time (approx. 15hrs/wk beginning in late Feb.) teaching position for the after-school program, “Crafting the Landscape”. This program focuses on teaching environmental literacy and stewardship to middle school students through hands-on projects and excursions as well as with the video game MineCraft.edu read more