Ilea Howard is completing an internship with UW Botanic Gardens this summer. She is a student at Oregon State University where she’s majoring in sustainability and horticulture. The internship, which runs June through August, will provide her with credit hours and experience trying new things, such as driving a tractor!
Before starting work each day, Ilea puts on her work pants and sturdy hiking boots.
UW Farm is now harvesting celeriac, also known as celery root – a great addition to your rotation of fall root foods!Read more
The UW Farm attracts pollinators and builds soil with charming purple tansy.Read more