Research - Seasonal Pollinators / Detasselers

Wyffels Hybrids   Geneseo, IL   Temporary     Other
Posted on May 26, 2024
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RESEARCH: SEASONAL POLLINATORS / DETASSELERS

Starting Wage: $14/hour!

  • Hand Pollinating Corn or Detasseling
  • July - August (approximately 6 weeks)
  • Hours vary - start at 7 a.m. (Can alter due to weather and attendance.)
  • Must be at least 13 years old (with parental consent.)
  • ADULTS ARE WELCOME, TOO!
  • End of season party! (Pizza, games, prizes, free shirt, and more!)

ATTENDANCE BONUS! RECRUITMENT BONUS!

Pollinating Duties:

  • When tassels begin to emerge, you will be covering ear shoots to protect them from pollen
  • Once the tassels are producing pollen, bags will be placed on them to catch the shedding tassels' pollen.
  • You will pour the collected pollen from the bags over the designated silks
  • Once the pollen is poured, you will cover it with a bag and staple it around stalk to secure it.

TRAINING PROVIDED!

Wyffels Hybrids is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.


Wyffels Hybrids

13344 US Hwy 6
Geneseo , IL
http://www.wyffels.com