Farming Opportunities Coming Soon…

Agriculture, Featured

As we’re getting ready to close the curtains on 2018, we are already anticipating the year to come!

Each year at the Roulant, an amazing agriculture team works to make Montreal a more sustainable environment and help improve access to nutritious, organic vegetables. If you have always wanted to work in urban agriculture or peri-urban farming, stay tuned for new agriculture job opportunities coming your way soon! Look at our job opportunities section, or subscribe to our bi-weekly newsletter to receive updates in your inbox.

In the meantime, here are some fun facts about the 2018 agriculture season!

Did you know, in 2018:

  • The farm team harvested over 15 tons of organic veggies! These veggies helped supply the Meals-on-Wheels program, the food preservation program and provided veggies for 125 basket partners over 21 weeks!
  • The rooftop garden planted 125 varieties of urban vegetables, of which 603.8 kg was harvested (98 kg came from kale alone)!
  • There were 11 educational community workshops given.
  • 3 documentary projections took place on the rooftop.
  • We faced the biggest heatwave ever experienced!
  • We found a new harmful exotic insect in the gardens.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *