Nursery Internships

Bailey Nurseries

3rd or 4th year students. Propagation, bare-root, container production. Send letter indicating education, reason for seeking an internship, outline of career goals to Internship Coordinator, Bailey Nurseries Inc., 99855 NW Pike Road, Yamhill, OR 97148. 503-662-3244

Briggs Nursery

Olympia, WA. 125-acre wholesale grower with tissue culture lab. Interns rotated through several departments. Classes and tours possible. Housing and transportation responsibility of student. Send resume, list of references, and statement about career goals and about reasons for seeking internship to Intern Coordinators, Briggs Nursery, Inc., 4407 Henderson Blvd., Olympia WA 98501. 206-352-5442. Deadline March 1.

Greenleaf Nursery Company

Tarboro, NC. Propagation, pest management, irrigation, fertility, weed management, pruning, spacing, shipping sales. Dates flexible. Housing assistance provided. Send resume and letter of application to Nursery Manager, Greenleaf Nursery Company, Rt. 1 Box 827E, Tarboro, NC 27886. 252-641-6921. Deadline April 1.

Imperial Nurseries

Sales and Service Centers throughout the Northeast, Midwest, Upper South. Seniors. Rotated among learning areas. Flexible: summer (12 weeks), fall, or spring. Contact Tammy A. Pollack, Human Resources Consultant, Imperial Nurseries Inc., 90 Salmon Brook Street, Granby, CT 96035. 800-365-8733

McCorkle Nurseries

Propagation, watering, potting, pruning, pest management, weeding. Assistance with housing. Contact Mark Johnson, McCorkle Nurseries, 4904 Luckey's Bridge Road SE, Dearing, GA 30808. 800-533-3050

Monrovia Nursery, CA or OR

$6 per hour. For upperclassmen. June 17-August 16. Social Security card is prerequisite. Assistance in finding accommodations. Applications available from Summer Work Experience Program, Monrovia Nursery Company, 18331 E. Foothill Blvd., Azusa, CA 91702 or 12600 SE Alderman Road, Dayton, OR 97114-9526. Deadline May 1.

Oregon Association of Nurseryman Internship Bank