Apprenticeship Locations

 

 

 

 Applications for 2022 apprenticeships, largely running March – November, will open November 1, 2021.

 

Apprenticeship is a very personal form of education that relies on the energy you put in and the relationship you develop with your mentor. No two mentor sites are the same and no two apprenticeships on the same operation are identical one year to the next.

Please take the time to read through the site descriptions and choose a mentor site that will be a good fit for you! As you read through the descriptions, ask yourself:

  • Where do you want to be?
  • What skills are you hoping to learn?
  • What type of operation do you want to be on?
  • What type of learner are you?
  • What type of mentor are you hoping for?

Remember…you will get out of an apprenticeship what you put in. So find an operation that you are ready to invest a lot of energy into before you apply!

California

C&R Ranch

Grassfed/finished cattle ranching

Paskenta, California

Applications are now closed

RICHARDS RANCH & RICHARDS GRASSFED BEEF

HOLISTIC SHEEP & CATTLE RANCHING

Oregon House, California

Applications are now closed.

Colorado

San Juan Ranch

Organic Grass-fed Beef

Saguache, Colorado

Applications are now closed.

Round River Resource Management

Cattle Grazing

Rush, Colorado

Applications are now closed.

James Ranch Artisan Cheese

Grass-fed Raw Milk Dairy and Cheesemaking

Durango, Colorado

The James Ranch is taking a break from mentoring this year, check back next fall for the 2022 season!

XK Bar Ranch

Grass Finishing

Crawford, Colorado

Applications are now closed

Noble Ranch

Cow/Calf and Custom Heifers

Yuma, Colorado

Applications are now closed.

Rafter W Ranch

Grassfed, Direct-Market Beef, Lamb, and Chicken

Simla, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

Knott Land & Livestock

Holistic Cattle Grazing

Oak Creek, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

Home Ranch

Holistic Cattle Grazing & Education

Clark, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

Lightroot Community Farm

Holistic Dairy, Eggs, and Education

Boulder, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

Topp Fruits

Orchard and Integrated Livestock

Hotchkiss, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

 

Western States Ranches

Holistic Cattle Grazing

Eckert, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

Prairie Canyon Ranch

Holistic Cow/Calf Grazing and Education

Franktown, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

 

Lasater Ranch

Holistic Cow/Calf Grazing and Education

Matheson, Colorado

More Info Coming Soon

 

New Mexico

Tooley's Trees & Keyline Design

Tree Nursery

Truchas, New Mexico

Tooley’s Trees is taking a break from mentoring this year, check back next fall for the 2022 season!

Sol Ranch

Cow-calf/ Custom graze cattle operation

Wagon Mound, NM

Applications are now closed.

 

 

C4 Farms

Grass Fed and Finished Beef

Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico

Applications are now closed.

Montana

Barney Creek Livestock

100% Grass-fed & Holistically managed cattle ranch

Paradise Valley, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Barthelmess Ranch

Grassfed Cattle

Malta, Montana

Applications are now closed.

B Bar Ranch

Organic Cattle Operation

Big Timber, MT

Applications are now closed.

Charter Ranch

Cattle Ranch

Shepard, Montana

The Charter Ranch will not be accepting applications for 2021. They are keeping their 2020 apprentices for a second year. Check back in October of 2021.

Chauvet Cattle Co.

Cow-Calf Cattle Ranch
Big Sandy, Montana
Applications are now closed.

Cooper Creek Ranch

Grass-Finished Cattle and Heritage Pork Ranch

Helmville, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Diamond D Angus

Cow/Calf 

Valier, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Indreland Ranch

Holistically Managed Angus Cattle Ranch

Big Timber, MT

Applications are now closed.

Land of Grass Ranch

Cow/Calf Cattle Ranch

Conrad, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Milton Ranch

Cow/Calf Cattle Ranch

Roundup, Montana

The Milton Ranch will not be accepting applications for 2021. They are keeping their 2020 apprentice for a second year. Check back in October of 2021.

Moe Ranch

Cow/Calf Cattle Ranch

Two Dot, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Jeff and Marissa Sather

Sather Farm & Ranch

Farm and Ranch

Larslan, MT

Applications are now closed.

Schultz Ranch

Cow/Calf 

Grass Range, MT

Applications are now closed.

Two Dot Land & Livestock

100% Grass-fed Cattle Ranch

Two Dot, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Vilicus Farms

ORGANIC HEIRLOOM GRAINS AND PULSES

Havre, Montana

Applications are now closed.

Wyoming

Allen's Diamond 4 Ranch

Cattle Ranch

Lander, WY

Applications are now closed.

Boot Ranch

Cattle Ranch

Douglas, Wyoming

Applications are now closed.

2021 Apprenticeship Locations

Curious about where our apprenticeships are hosted? Click on the map below to learn about the mentors who are hosting apprentices in 2021.