K.P.C. Member Apprenticeships
The following permaculture sites have 3, 6, or 9 month apprenticeships available for the 2015 growing season.
Vajra Farm Permaculture Center, Oskaloosa, KS
Vajra Farm is a 45 acre homestead of restored prairie, woodland and vegetable, fruit and nut crop production. On our farm we have established a host of permaculture designed systems and features, including our healing herb gardens, mandala and suntrap vegetable gardens, our edible forest garden and vineyards. Our apprenticeship and intern programs (click here) have been on-going since 2000. For more information follow this LINK.
Forest Floor Permaculture, Lawrence, KS
Forest Floor Permaculture is a nut and fruit centered forest garden, established 30 years ago on a one half acre urban site located in the Brook Creek watershed on the east side of Lawrence, KS. Click here for more information.
Badseed’s Urbavore Urban Farm, Kansas City, MO
Urbavore is one of the nations largest, most diversified urban farmsteads – a living, breathing organism that both feeds from and provides food for its urban surroundings. Urbavore farm uses “beyond organic” practices to produce heirloom vegetables, culinary & medicinal herbs, and edible flowers. Click here for information about their apprentice program.
The Light Center, Baldwin City, KS
The Light Center (Unity Light Center, Inc. ) is a not-for-profit corporation located in Baldwin City, Kansas, featuring many interwoven projects focusing on inspiring people to grow. It serves as an Alternative Unity Ministry providing a sacred space for learning and renewal about growing healthier foods, growing spiritually and growing closer as a human family. We act as an educational permaculture based farm and rustic retreat and learning center. Click here for information.