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. 

TIMELINE REMINDER

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 onika@justfood.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 onika@justfood.org. If you are not able to email your Student Contract please call Onika before January 30th. 

 


 

BRONX

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

 

BROOKLYN

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

 

QUEENS

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

 

STATEN ISLAND

Snug Harbor Heritage Farm: Farm Apprentice