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Step Up

Step Up

“It has been rewarding to learn of the willingness, determination, and enthusiasm which Mentees hold. STEP UP helps us impart the farm experience to the next generation in a ‘hands-on’ way that provides the Mentee with a realistic appreciation of what to expect from the vocation of farming.” – Mentor

What is STEP UP?
STEP UP is an on-farm learning placement. This mentorship program matches those who are considering a farming career with an experienced farm manager. This is a chance to learn farm business management skills in a hands-on setting!

Who can be a Mentee?
Anyone who is interested in agriculture and is at least 18 years old.

This is a national program. You can choose a placement close to home or in another province.

This program is a minimum of 8 weeks long. You can start as early as April 1st 2013.

We are accepting applications now!
Phone: 1-888-232-3262

Main Branch

913 Main Street E.
Box 1510 Swan River,
Manitoba R0L 1Z0

Phone: 1-877-218-7828
Fax: (204) 734-3968

Benito Branch

103 Main Street
Benito, Manitoba
R0L 0C0

Phone: (204) 539-2400
Fax: (204) 539-2401

Minitonas Agency

Minitonas Community Store
267 2nd Ave.
Minitonas, MB R0L 1G0

Phone: (204) 525-2623
Fax: (204) 525-2624

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