Recommended Resources on Apprenticeships #
See especially the excellent, exhaustive toolkit put together by the Ag Apprenticeship Learning Network:
- Ag Apprenticeship Toolkit: A Guide to Developing or Improving an Ag Apprenticeship Training Program on Your Farm or Ranch
Video workshops #
Supporting Learning and Empowering Leaders in your Farm Staff (YouTube) by New Entry Small Farm Project
Supporting an Inclusive Workplace Culture (YouTube) with Rock Steady Farm
Exploring Novel Approaches to Farm Labor (YouTube) by New Entry Small Farm Project
Legal compliance #
Farm Commons offers a series of guides to farm internships and the legalities of different states: “Managing Risks of Interns and Volunteers…” They also offer a webinar on farm internships (paywall; free trial available).
The California Guide to Labor for Small Farms offers several models for on-farm training that meet legal requirements.