GEORGIA ORGANICS’ APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM — The Grime

LOOKING AHEAD TO 2024 Apprenticeship PROGRAMMING 

With suggestions by way of exit interviews from Farm Hosts and Apprentices in addition to reflections from the Farmer Providers group, troubleshooting and amending sore spots for the 2024 cohort has already begun. One vital change is the timing of this system.  For 2024, farm work will start on April 1 to provide apprentices engaged on produce farms an opportunity to seed, transplant, and acclimate to their new work surroundings earlier than the season will get underway. 

One other change to this system consists of making a weekly studying construction that Farm Hosts and Farm Apprentices agree upon to facilitate transferring the Apprentices towards their studying objectives. Due to the suggestions from this system’s first-year members, different main and minor adjustments to this system may also happen in 2024.

On Nov. 27, 2023, purposes open for this system. Georgia Organics is searching for 9 Farm Apprentices and Farm Hosts in Georgia to kind the 2024 cohort. This 12 months, this system will start on April 1 and finish on or round June 7, and we encourage agricultural college students, farm laborers, farm managers, and people curious about increasing their farm data to use!

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