This spring, summer, and fall, we’re offering classes on organic production methods, post-harvest handling, cover crops, tractor basics, and more. Continue reading ‘Minnesota Food Association’s Growing Season Classes’
The Mill City Farmers Market is looking to fill the position of Day Staff at the market. The job runs Saturdays from May to October and results in 9-12 hours a week of work. Continue reading ‘Mill City Farmers Market Job Openings for Day Staff’
The MOSES Organic Farmer of the Year award recognizes organic farmers who practice outstanding land stewardship, innovation and outreach. Submit nominations by September 15, 2015. Continue reading ‘2016 MOSES Organic Farmer of the Year’
Bee Health Surveys – The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is seeking public comments on the paperwork and regulatory burdens associated with “… two surveys which will complement its existing Bee and Honey Collection (0535-0153) that focuses on bee keepers with 5 or more colonies. …” Submit comments by April 6, 2015. Continue reading ‘Public Comment Period Open on USDA Bee Health Surveys’
Calling veggie/fruit/craft vendors in and around the Twin Cities!
The Tiny Diner restaurant, located at 1024 E. 38th Street south Minneapolis, will be hosting its 2015 Farmers’ Market every Thursday evening from 5pm-8pm beginning June 25th. Apply by March 31, 2015. Continue reading ‘Call for Vendors & Musicians for Tiny Diner Farmers’ Market’
The 2015 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Graduate Student Grant Call for Proposals is now available online. Apply by May 5, 2015.
http://www.northcentralsare.org/Grants/Our-Grant-Programs/Graduate-Student-Grant-Program Continue reading ‘NCR-SARE Graduate Student Grants’
Agroforestry as a Catalyst for On-Farm Conservation and Diversification, May 31-June 3, 2015. Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center at Iowa State University. Submit abstracts by March 20, 2015. Continue reading ‘Call for Abstracts for 14th North American Agroforestry Conference’