Would YOU Like to Participate?

Walnut Grove Vocational Farm is now taking participant applications for the 2017 season. There will be three sessions throughout the year that involve different training. The individual must be 18 years or older. The participant will be responsible for their own transportation to and from WGVF. Below are descriptions about the training that will occur throughout the year. Click here for an Application (due by January 16, 2017). For questions, please contact Dan Kenney 815-793-0950.

Sow seeds in germination room/greenhouse
Fill pots/trays with media
Transplant plugs
Prune plants
Package plants for shipping
Sow seeds outside in vegetable garden
Plant vegetable plants in outdoor garden
Plant flower beds
Identify weeds and remove from vegetable and flower beds
Mulch beds
Care for chickens – feed, water, clean coop
Plant garlic bulbs
Prepare garlic for resale
Harvest and wash vegetables
Prepare CSA boxes
Plant fall bulbs
Mulch beds
Inventory product
Sanitize pots and flats