Resources for Farmers
We’re so happy you’ve decided to host a farm apprentice, and we’re here to help you along the way! Is your farm…
- actively engaged in the Southern Appalachian community,
- using organic and/or sustainable production methods (certifications are not required), and
- dedicated to training new farmers by providing education as a pinnacle element of your apprenticeship program?
OGS Farmer Programs are made possible by our farmer network and our funding partners: CLIF bar Family Foundation, Southern Sustainable Agriculture, Research and Education UNFI Foundation, WNC Bridge Foundation, Harry Chapin Foundation, Walnut Cove, New Visions, and USDA Rural Development. Our Growth Partners (year-round program support) are: Carolina Farm Credit, Earth Tools, Buchi, Living Web Farms, Gaia Herbs and Chelsea Green Publishing. Our Media Sponsors are WNCW, Asheville FM and BPR. .