December 10, 2018 |Community Events

Angelic Organics Take Root Veteran-Farmer Program Deadline

Location: Online application on Angelic Organics site

Deadline to Apply: Monday, December 10, 2018

Are you a military veteran interested in learning to farm? Take Root is a program that connects veterans to paid employment and training on established farms in southern Wisconsin, northern Illinois and the Chicagoland area. To view full program benefits and details, click here.

Through the Take Root program, veterans interested in farming will gain:

  • Hands-on production skills, learned on an established farm
  • Guidance from an experienced local farmer
  • A customized education plan developed by farming professionals
  • A widened farmer network and access to interactive field days through Upper Midwest CRAFT
  • Accommodations and admission to the Midwest’s top acclaimed farming conference: MOSES Organic Farming Conference (February 21-23, LaCrosse, Wisconsin)
  • Hourly salary (at least minimum wage)
  • And more!