2021 applications are now open for an apprenticeship position at C&R Ranch outside Paskenta, California. C&R Ranch, LLC is a small cattle ranch operating on two properties in northern California. This position runs from November 2021 through June 2022. The apprenticeship is a professional training program for people ready to make a commitment to a life in agriculture. It is open to both entry level individuals with no prior agricultural experience or those who have some hands-on experience on farms and/or ranches. Enthusiasm, physical strength, stamina, and a willingness to learn from your mentors are required. The apprenticeship is physically, emotionally, and intellectually challenging. The apprentice and mentors work together closely on day to day ranch operations. Housing and a monthly stipend (~$850/mo in take home pay) provided. This opportunity is provided in partnership with Quivira Coalition’s New Agrarian Program.
8 Month Ranching Apprenticeship