Want to help beginning farmers get started? Learn about how to develop programming, plan educational opportunities, and host events? CFAC is looking for an intern for this summer to assist with a range of projects, including:
- Planning, promoting, and hosting farmer-led, on-farm, field days geared towards farm interns and new farmers in May, June, August, and September
- Enhancing business planning curriculum for beginning farmers across Montana; Building teaching modules for use by Extension and other professionals
- Working with a range of partners to develop tools to connect farm and food businesses with investors in Western Montana
- Planning, outreach, and development of a statewide FarmLink website to serve as a one-stop clearinghouse for beginning farmers, land access, and internship/mentorship opportunities
As an intern, you will have the opportunity to focus in on one of these projects or assist with multiple projects. We can offer a $1,000 stipend to applicants able to offer 6-10 hours/week between June and September.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and a note on the project(s) in which you’re interested and any additional relevant information not covered in your resume. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis starting May 1.