MOFGA is a member of the
Beginning Farmer Resource Network of Maine
Prospective Host Farms
Search Participating Farms
Farm Training Project
Nathan Dorpalen Memorial Fund for New Farmer Education
Earn College Credit for Your Apprenticeship
MOFGA's Farm Apprenticeship program connects people wanting to learn organic farming with experienced farmers willing to share their expertise. The typical arrangement involves an exchange of labor for room, board, a stipend, and informal, intensive training and experience in farming.
Farm Apprenticeships provide opportunities for training in:
These and many other diverse opportunities are available on more than 100 farms throughout Maine.
Information for Prospective Apprentices
Information For Host Farms
In addition to the individual farm experience, MOFGA offers many opportunities throughout the year for apprentice networking and supplemental learning, including the Farm Training Project, and several day-long and multi-day educational events.
Links to other Agricultural Education Resources