Join WSU Regional Small Farms for our latest online educational event all about the L&I Farm Internship program and a discussion around what farms should know about having interns. Presented by Christina Rodriguez, Agricultural Employment Specialist & Cesar Sanchez, Farm Internship Program Coordinator for Washington L&I. Discussion topics for the event include:
- Update on L&I Farm Internship Program, what farms need to know and how to apply
- What L&I looks for when they do their on-farm check-in with participants
- Additional overview of the basic legalities of having interns on your farm
- Q&A from farmer audience
When: Tuesday, April 11th 3:30pm – 5pm
Where: Online Zoom – link to be sent out after registration
Audience: Farmers and Producers
Registration: This is a free online event, but you must register to receive Zoom link
More about the L&I Farm Internship Program:
The Farm Internship Program allows interns to safely work on small farms, learn about farming practices, and obtain hands-on experience. Farmers pass on vital knowledge to a new generation. For full information about the program please visit the L&I Farm Internship Program website.
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