Please complete the Big Muddy Urban Farm (BMUF) Aspiring Farmer Residency application by 12:00am (midnight) on September 30th, 2019. Before applying, please look through the Aspiring Farmer Residency information on our website and the Aspiring Farmer Resident job description (tinyurl.com/y4war7oh) to get a full understanding of what you are signing up for. If you have further concerns about expectations, please email email@example.com with questions - we are happy to answer them.
This application will take 45 minutes to an hour to complete. You will not be able to return to this application after closing out of it. We encourage you to look at the short answer questions before starting to fill out this form. The short answer questions can be viewed in this google doc: tinyurl.com/y4ne9hnv
The BMUF Aspiring Farmer Residency begins December 13, 2019 and concludes November 30, 2019. Please be sure you can make this year long commitment before applying.
You are required to perform at least 20hr/wk of farm work during your residency. In exchange, residents are provided with a fully furnished room in a newly renovated house. You can expect safe, secure housing, farm-produced food and communal provisions of toiletries and soap. You are expected to pursue your education of urban agriculture and how to run a successful, sustainable farming operation while you are living at Big Muddy. Common courtesy, respect, and understanding will be expected of you so that a harmonious and productive environment may be maintained.