Ranching Apprenticeships – Quivira Coalition

Contact information
Farm Address:
1413 2nd Street, Suite 1
Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87505

Primary Contact: Holly Napier
Secondary Contact: Leah Ricci

Primary Phone:
    Number: 970-844-4013
    Email: holly@quiviracoalition.org

Secondary Phone
    Number: 505-820-2544
    Email: leah@quiviracoalition.org

    Email: leah@quiviracoalition.org

Website: https://www.quiviracoalition.org

Internship information
General Farm Description: Quivira Coalition’s New Agrarian Program (NAP) applications for 2024 apprenticeships are open NOVEMBER 1- DECEMBER 15, 2023 or once all positions are filled. Apprenticeships take place on working ranches and farms practicing regenerative agriculture across the Intermountain West. Read more about our mentor site descriptions at https://quiviracoalition.org/newagrarian/locations/

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: March/April 2024
Internship Ends: Nov. 1, 2024
Number of Internship Available: Multiple mentor sites throughout Montana and Colorado
Application Deadline: December 15, 2023 or until all positions are filled
Minimum Length of Stay: 8 months

Internship Details:

These 8-month, full-time, paid apprenticeships include housing and will allow apprentices to be fully immersed in the work of an operation. Support from the program includes an education stipend, supplemental education Zoom calls, 1:1 check-ins with a coordinator, and networking opportunities to kick-start a career in regenerative ag. Apprenticeships begin in March/April 2024 and run through November 2024. You can learn more at www.quiviracoalition.org/newagrarian.

Educational Opportunities: Monthly supplemental education

Skills Desired: Yes, some experience in farming or ranching is preferred.

Meals: Some meals and/or meat are provided to the apprentice. This will vary by mentor site.

Stipend: Yes, apprentices are hired by the mentors in full-time positions. Stipends will vary by mentor site.

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: Email