Colombia

PARTNER

Our partner in Colombia has been a partner with Global Cow for many years. A university professor, he has sent many Colombians up to the USA to “learn by doing” on dairy farms.  He has also led study tours and helped with courses in the USA. 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Plan on about about a month from the time of contacting Global Cow until the time you would arrive in Argentina

  • Complete initial interest form and return to Global Cow.
  • Have initial interview with Global Cow via phone or Skype.
  • Upon acceptance, pay initial fees to Global Cow. (Repeat Global Cow participants pay discounted rate.)
  • Placement process begins.
  • Prepare to travel.

PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Mature, flexible, open-minded, committed to agriculture.
  • Expect to work long hours during certain peak times.
  • Experience in the field you apply for.
  • Spanish language skills not required.  However, the more you speak, the better and more varied your experience will be. You will also have more options of placements. 
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PLACEMENT TYPES OFFERED

  • Dairy
  • Beef
  • Veterinarian

LENGTH

  • Typically 1-2 months.

BENEFITS

  • Housing & food are given in exchange for your help with the host family

ENTRANCES

  • Flexible