Jobs & For Hire: Experienced Landscaper/Gardener
Hi - I just came back to the island and I'm available for landscaping and gardening projects. I have over 10 years experience gardening and landscaping with 5 years in the Cortes Micro-climate, a good knowledge of permaculture principals and a strong interest in supporting self sufficiency, food security projects.
Gardening experience includes seeding, planting, mulching, weeding, bed-prep and raised-bed construction, fruit tree pruning, good working knowledge of both fruit and vegetables, medicinal, and other plant uses both wild and domestic, and standard ornamentals.
I also have experience working with chickens, ducks, goats, cows, geese, turkey, sheep and rabbits.
For Landscaping I am available for projects including;
Stonework including drystack walls and stairs, masonry, and paver/patio installationFencing including wood/TNG and pagewire
Bed Construction, Tree and Shrub planting/staking
Experience with most tools, including Skidsteers and excavators.
Concrete forming and pouring
Framing and Finish Carpentry
I have a good feel for the work, enjoy it immensely, and enjoy working hard.
$18-22 Sliding scale depending on skill/level of complexity
I have limited tools so either you can provide or we can negotiate rental.
I will be off island for the next 1-2 weeks but can take on projects on or after June 10.