The Organic Farmer Training Program is an eight-month intensive training program in year-round organic farming to increase knowledge of farm production, management, marketing, and business operations necessary to operate a diversified small farm.

Organic Farmer Training Program

  • Apply Now

    Click here to apply for the program and for a scholarship.

  • Day in the Life

    Learn more about what you can expect to do during an OFTP day.

  • Learning Community

    Students of the OFTP come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and reflect the diversity of Michigan across a spectrum of demographics.

  • Mentorship Program

    Stipends are available for Aspiring and Beginning Farmers who connect with experienced Mentors.