21We are fully staffed with apprenices and volunteers for the 2020 season!

Natural Roots is pleased to offer a comprehensive, advanced apprenticeship program for aspiring and experienced farmers. The following is a list of the strengths of our apprenticeship program:

  • Commitment to teaching and to learning
  • Organization and clarity
  • Passion for high quality agricultural practices
  • Focus on soil building, cover cropping, soil nutrient balancing, and the cultivation of nutrient dense crops
  • Cultural weed control strategies
  • Methodical teamster training curriculum
  • Building horsemanship skills including nutrition, harness care and fit, hoof care, and round pen training skills
  • Hands on learning
  • Excellent food!

59If you are interested in applying, please look over our program description before applying, then fill out the application form.

Volunteers are also welcome to inquire about shorter and longer-term volunteer opportunities.

Thank you for your interest in our apprenticeship program and in the bright future of agriculture!