On-Farm Internships, Therese Niemier, MI

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2012: $22,319.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2013
Region: North Central
State: Indiana
Project Coordinator:
Therese Zimmerman-Niemier runs Bertrand Farm Inc., a not-for-profit, educational farm facility in Niles, MI. Bertrand Farm provides project-based education for all ages, including internship opportunities for students who are interested in organic production and/or experiential education. With support from a SARE grant, they are developing a 30-module internship curriculum for small, food-producing farmers. Learn more about this SARE project here:
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "An Internship Curriculum for Food Farmers in the North Central Region"
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