Training: KPU Farm Schools 2021 Cohorts
Organization: KPU Farm Schools
Location: Greater Vancouver BC
Type: 7-8 month training/ education/ incubator, tuition fee
Apply Now for KPU Farm Schools - 2021
KPU Farm Schools is accepting applications for their 2021 programs!
All backgrounds and experiences welcome, no prerequisites required.
KPU Farm Schools consists of Tsawwassen First Nation and Richmond. Each farm school offers its own distinct 7-8 month program that provides students with a strong foundation in the principals and practices of regenerative farming. These programs focus on hands on, experiential learning alongside industry professionals, supported by classroom learning to prepare students for a career in the industry.
Which Farm School is right for you?
The Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School (TFNFS) is a partnership between KPU and Tsawwassen First Nation and is an intensive immersion into high production farming within a diversity of topics and specialties. Our certified organic farm is both an educational and working farm that sells its products through various Vancouver Farmers Markets, restaurants and a 100+ member CSA produce box program.
The Richmond Farm School (RFS) is an educational and working farm that focuses on lean urban farming - small-scale, intensive, high value, and cost-effective crop production with minimal infrastructure and capital investment.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 22 2020 ID: 57758