Learn and share knowledge with climate resilient agriculture experts, experienced farmers, and MESA’s network of agroecology educators. Build relationships to a peer group to share expertise and strengthen community-based farmer-to-farmer networks. Create and apply strategies to improve environmental conditions on your farm while helping build resilience and productivity within your management practices.
The Training of Farmer Trainers program is intended for people in the Riverside / Inland Empire with knowledge in sustainable agriculture and food justice that are passionate about teaching and building community, and that want to contribute with their work to ensure the success of small and medium scale diversified farms as one of the core producers of sustainable, fresh and healthy food in the U.S.
El Programa de Entrenamiento para Entrenadores está diseñado para gente en el área de Riverside / Inland Empire con conocimiento en agricultura sostenible y justicia alimentaria, apasionados por enseñar y construir comunidad y que quieran contribuir con su trabajo a asegurar el éxito de pequeños y medianos agricultores biodiversos como unos de los actores fundamentales de la producción de alimentos frescos, saludables y sustentables en los Estados Unidos.
Introduction Dear Bay Area Farmer Training Program learning community, The main goal of the Bay Area Farmer Training Program is to build a learning community that provide the education, training and tools for a new generation of farmers to create a socially-just, ecologically sustainable and economically viable urban and peri-urban farm businesses. “Alone we can […]
This six-month certificate program combine hands-on education, farm-based independent study, and classroom and online learning. The program is a joint effort of Organic Seed Alliance(OSA) and the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture (MESA).
The goal of this program is to support experienced farmers pass on their knowledge and inspire the next generation
This course is for international Stewards who are currently participating in, or about to join, MESA’s CAAP or Next Level Program in the U.S.
This certificate course combines academic, scientific, socio-political and traditional knowledge in 7 lessons, giving learners a holistic understanding and application of Agroecology. The material is presented in video, audio, visuals and readings to allow learners to develop their own perspective, and be able to apply theoretical knowledge through interactive on-farm activities.