Olympic Peninsula Conservation Programs

Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship

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Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship

Benefits provided: 

Free technical assistance

Water-focused program: 


Connects experiences dairy farms with those learning dairy practices.



First formal Apprenticeship for farming in the US, links current and aspiring dairy farmers and provides a structure of support for the transfer of knowledge, skills, and farms from one generation to the next.


Willing to take on an apprentice and become an approved site for apprenticeships.

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Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship

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Information last updated on December 1, 2020.

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