We would like to share this opportunity brought to you by Jen Aron, perennial favorite Master Gardener training instructor. Here is a message from Jen about her Bridge City Farm School...
Here’s an excellent learning opportunity for anyone interested in taking their farming skills to the next level. Bridge City Farm School is a hands on training apprenticeship for aspiring farmers eager to learn more about running a small scale, bio-intensive market farm in the Pacific Northwest.
December 15th is the application deadline for the 2019 Season!
2019 Farmer Training Program dates are: March 18-November 14, Mondays & Thursdays 8am - 5pm at Blue Raven Farm, Corbett, OR.
Farm tours and classroom component in partnership with Rogue Farm Corps (this component took place approximately twice per month on Sundays for the 2018 season). Details for the 2019 field-trip and classroom schedule will be solidified in early 2019.
Tuition cost of $2100 includes over 550 hours of field training, a CSA share (valued at over $600.00) and weekend farm tours and classroom sessions with farmers from all over the Portland Metro region.
$500 deposit will hold your spot in the program upon acceptance. Quarterly payments for remainder of tuition available.