North Carolina: CEFS Small Farm Unit seeks Apprentices

30 Nov

Would you or someone you know be interested in an extended small farm work study position at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems Small Farm Unit in Goldsboro, North Carolina?

We are accepting applications for the 2011 CEFS Small Farm Unit work study positions in sustainable agriculture and local food systems.   There are two options available: a 9 month summer and 4 month winter apprenticeship program.   The three focus areas for each apprenticeship are; fundamentals of sustainable production, community food systems, and agricultural and extension education.  Participants will receive a certificate in Local Food Development from the Center for Environmental Farming Systems upon completion of their program.  

Please visit our website at CEFS Small Farm Unit Apprenticeship Program (http://www.cefs.ncsu.edu/getinvolved/apprenticeships.html) to find out more information about the program and how to apply!

The deadline for applications is January 3, 2011.

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