Applications for UCSC Organic Training Program Now Being Accepted

Applications for the 2020 Apprenticeship in Ecological Horticulture at UC Santa Cruz are now being accepted. This six month, full-time, residential apprenticeship in organic gardening and farming includes 1,000 hours of formal instruction and hands-on practical skill building focused on growing vegetables, flowers, berries, and small-scale orchards. Scholarships are available.

The program is part of the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems (CASFS) at UC Santa Cruz. The deadline to apply for the 2020 program is August 15, 2019 for international applicants and September 30, 2019 for domestic applicants.

Click here for more information about the course, scholarships, and the application process.