Learning Opportunities

Farms at Work offers a wide variety of learning opportunities for farmers throughout the year.


  • Usually day-long, intensive, skill-based activities

Farm Tours:

  • Usually half-day on-farm events highlighting different aspects of successful farm management

Business Planning Courses:

  • Usually multi-day seminars that help new farmers explore the business of farming and plan for the future  

Field Courses:

  • Programs that help to establish and build relationships between new/restrategizing farmers and more experienced farmers in their field of interest.

On-Farm Learning Opportunities:

  • Working or becoming an intern on a farm can provide you with hands-on skills and an opportunty to see the day-to-day operations of a farm business. To find an on-farm learning opportunity, visit our Jobs and Internships page.

For upcoming events across the region, head to our Community Calendar

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