Urban Agriculture Interships

Christy Webber Landscapes partners with the Windy City Harvest Apprenticeship program, a collaboration between the Chicago Botanic Garden and City Colleges of Chicago’s Daley College satellite school, Arturo Velasquez Institute, to provide a 14 week paid internship at our headquarters and at our retail store, Christy Webber Farm & Garden. Interns go through a rigorous 9 month training program and receive their Certificate in Sustainable Urban Agriculture accredited by the Illinois Community College Board for 31 continuing education credits.

Project Specs

Project Size: 14 week paid internship
Team & Affiliates:
Windy City Harvest Staff and Students, Christy Webber Farm & Garden Center, Christy Webber Landscapes

Weather Alert

Fall and cooler temperatures are just around the corner. Fall is a great season to perform turf work. As evening temperatures dip towards 50°, seed and aerate your lawn with the appropriate seed.