Apprenticeship Site Options
The apprenticeship sites listed below are for Farm School NYC certificate students. At this time, please do not forward this link to others.
Begin reaching out to sites as soon as you have identified your top choices. The contact information for each site is included in the site description.
Submit all application materials to the host sites and to Farm School NYC by December 15, 2014. Each site has requested specific application materials, i.e. cover letter, resume, interview. Be sure to complete the appropriate application steps for each individual site. Application materials can be emailed to Onika Abraham at firstname.lastname@example.org. If your materials cannot be emailed please call Onika at 212.645.9880 x 228 before December 15th.
After you have chosen the site you will work with, plan a meeting with your apprenticeship supervisor to complete your student contract and submit it to Farm School NYC by January 30, 2015. Student Contracts can be emailed to Onika at email@example.com. If you are not able to email your Student Contract please call Onika before January 30th.
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
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 Servive Youth Farm: Multiple Positions
Edenworks: Aquaponics Apprenticeship
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 & OTHER
Earth Matter NY (Governor's Island): Demonstration Farm, Animal Husbandry and Composting Apprentice
Edible Schoolyard NYC, East Harlem: NYC Spring Garden Apprentice
Snug Harbor Heritage Farm: Farm Apprentice