California Farm Academy

Online Application

Apprenticeship Program

The application period for the 2019 apprenticeship cohort begins on October 1, 2018 and closes on November 4, 2018. The Facebook live stream video of our in-person Information Session held Oct 14 is available on Facebook. Please join our email list to receive updates about the application process and more.


Application period: October 1, 2018 - November 4, 2018
CFA Apprenticeship Program Staff review applications: October 29 - November 9
Farmers review applications and conduct interviews: November 12 - December 2
Job offers are conveyed to applicants: December 3 - December 31

How to Apply

The preferred method of submitting your application is through the online application. However, the application is available as a Microsoft Word document here. This document can be submitted by attaching it to an email and sending it to apprenticeship[at] or by mailing it to the Center for Land-Based Learning, 5265 Putah Creek Road Winters, CA 95694, postmarked by the application deadline.

California Farm Academy infographic

Before you begin the application form, please keep in mind that there are some minimum requirements:

If you have questions or need help submitting your application, please contact California Farm Academy Staff at 530-795-4146 or apprenticeship[at]

We look forward to receiving your application!