LSP Grazing Helpline

Land Stewardship Project has launched a toll-free helpline for farmers seeking support related to grazing livestock. Check it out at 1-888-664-7293 (1-888-MNGRAZE). Continue reading ‘LSP Grazing Helpline’


LSP Farmers on Farm to School Survey

If you are a farmer, will you take a moment to share your thoughts about farm to school? In just a few minutes, you can help Land Stewardship Project move this campaign and a broader local foods initiative forward.

LSP Soil Health Consultation Service

Land Stewardship Project has set up a farmer-to-farmer consultation service for people interested in getting detailed information from the ground up on how to profitably build soil health. Continue reading ‘LSP Soil Health Consultation Service’

Blooming Prairie Foundation Grants

The Blooming Prairie Foundation (BPF) was established with money generated from the sale of Blooming Prairie Cooperative Warehouse, a cooperative distributor of natural and organic products. Grant applications are due March 1, 2019. Continue reading ‘Blooming Prairie Foundation Grants’

Preservation Garden Coordinator Position with Seed Savers Exchange

Join the team at Heritage Farm! Seed Savers Exchange is seeking a Preservation Garden Coordinator to join our team. The ideal candidate should be a dynamic individual with a degree in horticulture, agriculture, or agronomy or 2-3 years work related experience and have experience leading a team in a professional workplace. The focus of this position will be on leading field staff in regenerating varieties from the Seed Savers collection, which comprises more than 25,000 varieties. Continue reading ‘Preservation Garden Coordinator Position with Seed Savers Exchange’

Mill City Farmers Market is hiring Market Day Staff

The Mill City Farmers Market is a Minneapolis-based, non‐profit organization in its fourteenth Market season. Mill City Farmers Market brings together farmers, producers, food artisans, multi‐cultural food traditions, chefs, authors, cooking demos, kids activities, farm animals, and live music to educate consumers about sustainable & organic agriculture and our local food economy. Apply by March 4, 2019. Continue reading ‘Mill City Farmers Market is hiring Market Day Staff’

Respirator Workshops for Pesticide Applicators

Respirators are necessary for using certain pesticides safely, but we lack resources in Minnesota to help farmers and pesticide applicators choose the right respirator, as well as fit testing and medical evaluation resources. In these free workshops, we will train rural healthcare providers, co­‐op health and safety managers, and others to provide fit testing and other respirator support across the state.  Six locations in March and April. Continue reading ‘Respirator Workshops for Pesticide Applicators’

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