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

Happy Fall! We're enjoying the fall season and keeping our lawn and landscapes hydrated as we prepare for the upcoming winter. Fall is the perfect time to plant hardy spring flowering bulbs. To ensure a successful spring bloom, plant your bulbs two to three times as deep as the bulb in tall in well-drained soil.