Come grow with us!
We're ready to cultivate a new crop of growers. From seedling to harvest, our growers will receive the education and experience they need to get started in hemp cultivation. Here's how it works:
www.folkwest.com/folknbluegrassGrowers must commit to a 6 week stay. Extensions will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Growers will receive a $150 per week "nutrient budget" to cover food and necessities during their stay.
Shared housing is provided. Participants must enjoy living in a close community setting.
Growers will participate in a weekly group dinner followed by a 1 hour class. We will provide classroom materials including a book and Chimney Rock Hemp handouts. We will cover the following topics:
Recreation and Community Events
Our farm is located on the Piedra River, right in between Durango and Pagosa Springs. There is National Forest access right across the highway and endless recreational and entertainment opportunities in the area, including:
We are looking for growers who are willing to work hard and learn a lot. This is physically demanding work that often takes place outside in extreme heat. Because of the close community setting, a great attitude and willingness to train within our practices are extremely important. We would prefer:
To be considered, please email a resume, cover letter, and references to email@example.com. Subject line should read: 2018 Grower Application.