2018 Apprenticeship Host Sites

Apprenticeship Sites

Apprenticeship Hosts:  Thank you for your interest in hosting Farm School NYC apprentices in 2018! Please review your latest listing, linked below, which we will share with Farm School NYC students this fall. Email any changes or questions to Onika at onika@farmschoolnyc.org by October 6, 2017.  If you'd rather start from scratch, you can complete this listing template.  Thank you!

BRONX

New Roots Community Farm (International Rescue Committee): Farm Production Apprentices

New York Botanical Garden Family Garden: Family Garden Garden-Based Education Intern

Bronx Green-Up/New York Botanical Garden: Bronx Green-Up Intern

 

BROOKLYN

Bed Stuy Campaign Against Hunger Saratoga Farm: Community Cultivation Apprentice

EcoStation: NY Bushwick Campus Farm: Multiple Positions

East New York Farms/UCC Youth Farm UCC Youth Farm Apprentice

Edible Schoolyard NYC, Gravesend: NYC Spring Garden Apprentice

Brooklyn Grange, Navy Yard: Farm Apprentice

High School for Public Service Youth Farm: Multiple Positions

Edenworks: Aquaponics Apprenticeship

 

QUEENS

Bed Stuy Campaign Against Hunger Far Rock Farm:  Community Cultivation Apprentice

Brooklyn Grange, Long Island City: Farm Apprentice 

The Farm at Queens Botanical Garden: Farm Apprentice

GreenHouse at Rikers Island: GreenHouse Program Intern

Queens County Farm Museum: FSNYC Apprentice

Smiling Hogshead Ranch: Urban Farm Production Trainee

 

MANHATTAN

Earth Matter NY (Governor's Island): Demonstration Farm, Animal Husbandry and Composting Apprentice

Edible Schoolyard NYC, East Harlem: NYC Spring Garden Apprentice

 

STATEN ISLAND

Snug Harbor Heritage Farm: Farm Apprentice

 

NYC METRO AREA

Stone Barns Center: Agroecology Apprenticeship

 

TIMELINE REMINDER

October 15, 2017 - January 30, 2018:                    

  • Please send any changes to your apprenticeship listing linked above to onika@farmschoolnyc.org, or complete a new template, by October 6, 2017.

  • This fall, students may reach out to you or visit you as they explore apprenticeship options.  If you are able to, we encourage you to organize volunteer activities for interested students so that they can get to know your site, and you can get to know them.

  • The deadline for students to submit application materials to apprenticeship sites is December 31, 2017. If you'd like to set the deadline earlier, please add this to your listing.

  • Student Contracts are due on February 1, 2018. Farm School will provide the template and students are responsible for completing and submitting it to Farm School with your input.

 

February 2018                           

  • 2018 Apprenticeships begin (initial start dates can be later in the season)

  • Apprenticeship Host Site Meeting, date TBD

  • Apprenticeship Site MOUs are due. Farm School will provide the template and students are responsible for completing and submitting it to Farm School with your input.

 

November 30, 2018:

  • 2018 Apprenticeships are complete

 

Again, please review your listing above and email any changes to Onika at onika@farmschoolnyc.org.