Intern Application
This is the online application for the Farmer And Rancher Mentoring (FARM) Program 200 hour on-farm internship for 2019. Once you complete the online application, please email your resume as a Word Doc or PDF.

Please read the mentor bios at:

The application deadline is January 31st. We will be in contact with all applicants with information in regards to an interview.

Space is very limited in this pilot year of the FARM Program, but we hope to greatly expand both the number of mentor farms and interns in the program in 2019. We will keep your contact info on file if we are not able to accept you this year and send you updates about the 2019 program.

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First Name *
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Last Name *
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Email Address *
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Phone *
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Current Address (street, city, state) *
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Birthday *
How did you hear about this program?
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Do you have a reliable form of transportation? *
Have you ever served or are currently serving the US Military? *
What is the best way to communicate with you? *
Please choose the option that best describes your farming experience:
Please describe your farming education:
I.e. Apprenticeship training, formal education, experiential education, publications or books you read, individuals who have mentored you, conferences and/or workshops you've attended, etc.
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Please tell us about the gaps in your education, skills, or experiences that you hope to address by joining our mentorship program.
Please be concise, specific and concrete with your goals and expectations.
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What are your farming plans for the coming season?
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What are your long term farming plans for the future?
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Please pick up to two mentors you are interested in being paired with.
Please read their bios at This season, there are many farms to choose from with a variety of produce and livestock producers.
I understand that it is my responsibility to communicate with my mentor throughout the program.
I understand that I will complete 200 hours of work on my mentor's farm during 2018.
I understand that I will need to fill in bi-monthly reports to update the program on the progress of my mentorship.
I understand that I will need to complete 2 blog posts for the program website during the course of my mentorship.
I understand that I will need to submit a short bio and photo for the program website.
I understand that I will need to attend the internship program's orientation meeting in the spring.
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