Apprentice I Work/Exchange Program


                     APPRENTICESHIP I PROGRAM
                               Work/Exchange

         
     WE ARE OFFERING A HAND-ON LEARNING EXPERIENCE ON OUR ORGANIC HERB FARM IN PUTNAM CO..OWNER CONSTANCE FERRY HAS BEEN GROWING VEGETABLE,HERB AND FLOWER PLANTS AND PRODUCE FOR 25 YRS AND WILL SHARE WITH YOU THE ART AND SCIENCE OF ORGANIC GARDENING,
HERB PROPAGATION,GROWING,HARVESTING AND PRESERVING.
     YOU WILL BE WORKING IN THE GARDENS AND FOLKLORE, HISTORY AND MEDICINE WILL BE INCORPORATED INTO OUR WORK AND LEARNING EXPERIENCE.
     IN EXCHANGE,YOU WILL WORK IN THE GARDENS AND WITH
THE PLANTS FOR 20 HOURS EACH MONTH,MAY-OCTOBER.
WE ARE FLEXIBLE AND CAN SCHEDULE YOUR HOURS AROUND
SCHOOL,JOB,FAMILY,YOUR LIFE.,BUT HOURS ARE MANDATORY.
NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY,JUST A STRONG DESIRE TO LEARN
ABOUT THE PLANTS BY WORKING WITH THEM.
     CONSTANCE IS A MASTER GARDENER,MASTER NATURALIST
AN HERBALIST,A MEMBER AND SPEAKER FOR THE MASTER GARDENER’S PROGRAM,INDIANA ORGANIC GARDENERS ASSOC.,HERB SOCIETY OF CENTRAL INDIANA, AMERICAN HERBALIST GUILD AND SHARES HER LOVE AND PASSION WITH OTHER GROUPS, SCHOOLS AND ASSOC. AROUND THE COUNTRY.SHE LIVES AND WORKS ON 27 1/2 ACRES OF WOODS,RAVINES,PASTURES AND GARDENS
    Contact Constance(765)246-6315/hobbitgardens@tds.net-for more information.To better serve the people who choose to participate, Apprentices for the work/exchange are always welcome and can begin at any time  and we can work how you can complete your required hours even if that means into the next year's season.
        
   Thank you for taking the time and your interest in learning about the plants and their relationship with the Earth and our relationship with them.

          living between the raindrops,   
               Constance Campbell Ferry