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Take Root

Beginning Farmer Training Program by Angelic Organics Learning Center
Apply by December 18th

If you are interested in learning the trade of farming, Take Root is the program for you! Take Root connects aspiring farmers to paid employment and training on established farms in southern Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and the Chicagoland area.

Through the Take Root program, you will gain:

  • Hands-on production skills, learned on an established farm
  • A customized education plan developed by farming professionals
  • Guidance from an experienced local farmer
  • A widened farmer network and access to interactive field days through Upper Midwest CRAFT
  • Accommodations and admission to the MOSES Organic Farming Conference and one additional educational opportunity (conference, intensive, workshop, etc.) based on your interests and needs
  • Hourly salary (at least minimum wage)
  • $50 stipend toward additional educational resources
  • And more! To view full program benefits and details, click here.

The application period ends Wednesday, December 18th, 2019.  Space is limited. <<<Learn More & Apply>>>

*There is no cost for this program, and there is no application fee.

**Women, people of color, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply for this program!