Farm Apprenticeships: Keeping Farmers From Going Extinct

The world needs more skilled, small-scale farmers — and farm apprenticeships are one pathway into this essential and rewarding career.

Greenhouse Training For Farm Apprentices
Rich Pederson (far right), City Farm Steward, spoke with past farm apprentices at a NOFA/RI Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training (CRAFT) Workshop. Each apprentice now runs a farm in Rhode Island. Pictured left to right: Kelli Roberts of Roots Farm, Diane Kushner of Arcadian Fields Farm and Kelli Miller of Scratch Farm.
Photo By Sanne Kure-Jensen