Your chances for achieving a satisfying and fruitful apprenticeship will greatly increase if you take the time to examine some of the resources below. 

Helpful info for apprentices

SOIL's Apprenticeship Manual: A comprehensive guide to getting the most out of your apprenticeship.

A sample apprenticeship contract

ACORN's Guide for Beginning Farmers

CRAFT Southwestern Ontario: CRAFT (Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training) is a collaboration of organic and biodynamic farms whose aim is to provide opportunities for interns to learn more about sustainable small-scale agricultural production. The CRAFT program offers on-farm training to the interns of all regional CRAFT farms.

FarmLINK.net
FarmLINK.net  is a free national land listing and linking tool designed to connect those looking for land to rent, lease or buy, on farm employment, business partnerships in agriculture, or farm succession arrangements with landowners and retiring farmers who have farmland or other on farm opportunities. Create a Farm Seeker profile or Farm Opportunity listing and see who is out there today!

Helpful info for farmers

SOIL's Apprenticeship Manual: (same as above): a comprehensive guide for providing a good apprenticeship.

NEW: Canadian Employment Regulations by province

Efficiency on the Farm: some insights about how staff can save time and get more done during the work day

Webinar: Apprenticeship Overview by Rowena Hopkins. 45 Minutes; conveniently tagged for skipping to portions you're interested in.

A list of interview questions to use with apprenticeship applicants

A set of guidelines/standards for offering a mutually beneficial apprenticeship (these were developed by a different apprenticeship organization)

An apprenticeship handbook with many helpful tips. Published by an American apprenticeship organization.

A sample apprenticeship contract

ACORN's resource page for farm hosts (magnificent)

Hyperlink to: FarmLINK.net
FarmLINK.net  is a free national land listing and linking tool designed to connect those looking for land to rent, lease or buy, on farm employment, business partnerships in agriculture, or farm succession arrangements with landowners and retiring farmers who have farmland or other on farm opportunities. Create a Farm Seeker profile or Farm Opportunity listing and see who is out there today!

Other farming opportunities

GoodWork Canada: organic jobs in Canada

The Young Agrarians: a BC-based, Canada-focused resource for young and new farmers