The Ohio Program accepts applications any time of year. However, agriculture is very seasonal. The best time to apply is during August-February so your internship can start in January-May. The January-May period is when at least 80% of our internships start. You can read more on our enquiry page.

THIS IS NOT A COMPLETE LIST OF OUR OFFERS! Each year we offer hundreds of placements. Please read below.

This page lists our specific, current offers. We have many more positions available, therefore this is not a full list of internship positions. Offers listed here:

  • require very specific experience, or
  • are seasonal only, not for full year training, or
  • in the past we had difficulties finding good applicants for these positions

Please apply for the positions below only if you meet the specific requirements. To apply, simply click the ID number. If the offers listed below are not right for you, please use our general enquiry page.

Currently we have 19 listed internship offers. Looking for something else? Use our regular enquiry page.

Click the ID number to apply for the particular offer. This page was last updated on . Please check this page often.

ID# Internship type State Number of positions Proposed start Proposed finish Description Notes
106 Coffee production HI 2 July for 12 months
Interesting coffee plantation and reseller. Fun internship in the most beautiful place in the USA - Hawaii. Interns will be involved in coffee production, blending, sales and general duties related to horticulture.
We have had excellent feedback from interns at this host. This can be the most amazing year of your life. Couples that are willing to share a room are often preferred because of the housing situation but single students with good experience in coffee and/or general agronomy should apply as well.
108 Tree Nursery OR 2 August for 12 months
Leading tree and shrub nursery in the USA. Excellent internship for students seriously interested in ornamental trees. Interns will be involved in all stages of production and harvesting of trees and shrubs.
A spot or two every 2-3 months at this company. Only interns with some experience in tree and shrub production should apply. Shorter internship may be possible.
109 Greenhouse CA 2 April for 12 months
Very large greenhouse operation. Interesting internship, different responsibilities.
Applicants have to speak at least some Spanish, on conversational level. Applicants have to be prepared to spend much time with employees from Mexico. Majority of employees at this company are Spanish-speaking.
111 Garden Center OH 5 March for 9 months
Excellent garden center in Columbus, Ohio. Interns (depending on their qualifications) will have excellent experience in sales, merchandising, deliveries, customer service, plant production and nursery management. Interns should have some knowledge about ornamental trees and shrubs. Some related experience would be very helpful.
This garden center is located very close to our Program office. There is on-site housing, just walking distance. This internship is not for everyone - you have to be productive, efficient and hard-working.
112 Greenhouse NC 1 August for 12 months
Very modern and very large greenhouse producing annuals such as geraniums, petunia and hundreds of other species and varieties. Excellent internship for people that are serious about the ornamental business.
Very good housing provided for free. Transportation provided. Females only because of the housing situation.
117 Garden Park Landscaping NY 2 March Fall
Botanical Garden placement in New York. This placement requires some experience with ornamental trees and shrubs. Experience in a public gardening will be very helpful. Very interesting, enjoyable internship.
Applicants must be very social, friendly and easy to get along with. There is a very good housing set up on site. All five interns will stay together, share two bathrooms and a kitchen. There will be interns from many different countries and cultures, you must be able to tolerate the customs of other nationalities.
118 Golf Club CO 3 April October
This is a short term internship for applicants with genuine interest in turf grass (golf courses). Very demanding experience but a great way to start career in the turf industry. One of the very few top class golf courses willing to accept interns with less experience.
Be ready for a challenge. You will wake up at 3-4 am. The weather is not always great but there is always much to do. You may have to buy a car after about a month or so, maybe you will share it with other interns. This place is in one of the most beautiful places in the USA. You will meet many young people from all over the world. This is a great experience for the right person, something you will never forget.
120 Greenhouse OH 2 June for 12 months
Excellent greenhouse operation in Ohio. This is a very good internship for the best applicant. You have to show that you have very serious interest in ornamental plants production. Some past experience required. Good English required.
Males only because of the housing situation. Excellent housing and transportation is provided by the host.
126 Crop farms ND, MN, MT 15 March November
Placements with large crop farms growing Corn, Soy Beans, Canola, Wheat, Sugar Beet. Large, modern machinery. Housing provided.
Applicants must be experienced and skilled with operating heavy agricultural machinery, very motivated, ready for challenge, ready for long days during the harvest season,excellent team-player, have good English skills and a driving license.
130 Greenhouse FL 2 March for 12 months
Excellent placement for smart people looking for a challenge. This is a very large greenhouse operation. You will be involved with the greenhouse and new crop trials. Very good knowledge of Excel and statistics is well regarded.
This is only for people that can work independently. You will monitor crops, you will write reports, adjust growing conditions, work on new products. Good English and communication skills required.
132 Botanical Garden OH 2 March for 9 months
This is one of the largest arboreta in the USA. During this program you will help with planting, propagation, mulching, weeding, watering, fertilizing, pest control and other park-related activities.
You should have a good horticultural background and good plant identification skills. This is a serious internship for a person seriously interested in public gardening. The accommodation is provided on-site, you will share house with interns from the US and other countries. You will need to purchase your own vehicle soon after arriving.
134 Greenhouse NY 2 June for 12 months
This is a very modern tomato greenhouse. Nearly all stages of production are automated. Good placement for people interested in this type of production.
Good housing is provided. The internship may be somewhat repetitive because of mechanization of most tasks.
142 Greenhouse Fl 1 July for 12 months
Medium size greenhouse specializing "plugs" production. These are small plants or transplants that are later sold to other growers. This is a very fast-paced and challenging process that you will learn to manage.
Excellent placement for people that are very serious about horticulture. The company is very nice, modern, very well managed and interesting.
143 Greenhouse CA 2 anytime for 12 months
Excellent placement for smart people looking for a challenge. This is a very large greenhouse operation producing vegetable transplants. You will be involved with the greenhouse and sometimes new crop trials.
This is only for people that can work independently. You will monitor crops, you will write reports, adjust growing conditions, work on new products. Good English and communication skills required.
145 Dairy farms Various 5 anytime for 12 months
Internships with modern dairy farms. 600 to 3000 cow units. State of the art facilities. Free housing.
Several places availalbe
146 Swine Production Various 5 anytime for 12 months
Internships with large swine farms available. Farrow to wean units, high performance herds. free housing.
Good chance to gain experience and improve your skills such as AI, nutrition etc.
148 Mixed Farm MT 2 Fall Fall
Beef and Crop Farm looking for intern. Must have ability and experience operating tractors and machinery. Duties include feeding and working with beef cattle, help with sugar beet harvest and planting. Ability to ride a horse an advantage.
2 places available.
149 Garden/Park/Landscaping NY 3 March for 12 months
This is a very large landscape design and installation company in the state of New York. We are looking for two interns with education in landscape design. These interns would further learn and execute design of various landscape installations, from small to multi-million dollar projects.
Must speak good English to be able to interview and deal with customers. Must have some experience in CAD design of landscape settings. Education in horticulture or landscape design is required.
150 Crop Farm Ohio 2 February November
Large crop farm growing Corn, Wheat and Soy Beans with a fleet of well-maintained modern machinery.
Applicants must be experienced with operating heavy agricultural machinery, very motivated, ready for challenge, ready for long days during the harvest season, excellent team-player, have good English skills and a driving license.