We Are Hiring an Assistant Farm Manager!
October 22nd, 2018

Assistant Farm Manager- Downtown Campus Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) has called one city block in downtown Birmingham home since 2007. As a demonstration site, the Downtown Campus attracts hundreds of visitors and supporters annually. The site is often bustling it serves as a focal point and demonstration site for our organization, as well as…

Farm Club Fun
October 12th, 2018

Jones Valley Teaching Farm is kicking off our Fall Farm Clubs! Farm Club is a free after-school program that is offered during the spring and fall semesters at each of our partner schools. Farm Club engages students in hands-on activities that emphasize teamwork while building farm and culinary skills. During Farm Club, small groups of…

We’re Hiring a Director of Growth and Strategy
February 27th, 2018

Director of Growth and Strategy Full-Time Position Jones Valley Teaching Farm’s Director of Growth and Strategy works closely with the Executive Director on all aspects of fundraising and event planning while building and strengthening relationships with our school and community partners. Jones Valley Teaching Farm Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) located…

We Are Hiring!
January 3rd, 2018

Jones Valley Teaching Farm is hiring a full time Instructor! A Jones Valley Teaching Farm Instructor leads all aspects of the organization’s program, which includes designing and delivering innovative standards-based curriculum and coordinating the day to day management of a Teaching Farm at one of our seven partner schools. Working with our energetic, high performing…

Gather 2017
May 24th, 2017

On May 13, 2017 friends and families “gathered” in homes, workplaces, and restaurants to raise awareness and $50,000 in support of Jones Valley Teaching Farm’s Good School Food program in Birmingham City Schools.   We are overwhelmed by the level of support we received at each of the 17 Gather events held on one single…

Student-Run Farmers Markets: Spring 2017 Schedule
April 19th, 2017

Student-Run Farmers Markets are up and running just in time for Spring!   From now until the week of May 18th, please stop by a Student-Run Farmers Market to purchase some fresh, local produce. Produce is grown at each school site and on our downtown farm. Students at each of our partner schools are responsible…

Downtown Farm Produce Stand Open for Business!
March 27th, 2017

Spring has arrived, and Jones Valley Teaching Farm’s Produce Stand is open for business!   From now until October, the stand will be stocked daily with fresh, seasonal produce from our downtown farm: current selections include arugula, green onions, collards, kale and carrots. The stand is self-serve; we accept cash or check for payment, which…

Application for 2017-2018 Teaching Farm Fellowship is Now Open!
March 1st, 2017

The Teaching Farm Fellow supports Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) staff between Summer 2017 and Summer 2018 in one of several roles at the organization. Each role supports our work and furthers our mission. You can learn more about our work at www.jvtf.org.   About Jones Valley Teaching Farm Jones Valley Teaching Farm (JVTF) is…