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Farmer-to-Farmer Seed Mentorship Program

**PLEASE NOTE THE MENTORSHIP PROGRAM IS FULL FOR THE 2022 GROWING SEASON!**

This mentorship program helps connect experienced seed growers with farmers who want to increase the scale, quality, and diversity of seed they are saving on-farm. Each season farmer pairs completed 10–30 hours of flexible mentorship as part of a self-directed program to help mentees reach their seed growing goals. Mentors and mentees decide together what they will spend time on and how they will communicate. The program is designed to be flexible so that it fits relatively easily into the demands of an already busy farming season. Please note this is not a hosted internship. Mentees should have an established space where they can cultivate their seed crops. Find the available application forms below: 

Thank you so much for your interest in this program. If you have questions, please email Steph Hughes at shughes@weseedchange.org. Sincere thanks to each mentor and mentee who have participated to date. We stand in great admiration of your unique commitment to growing high quality seed, and to supporting the seed community. Thank you!