Food Safety Outreach Program

The Food Safety Outreach Program (FSOP) will provide up to $4.7 million in funding for on-the-ground outreach and education programs, with a focus on funding for community-based organizations, non-governmental organizations, food hubs, farm cooperatives, extension, and other local groups. Apply by June 2, 2016. Continue reading ‘Food Safety Outreach Program’

Birchwood Cafe in Mpls Seeks Communications Coordinator

The Birchwood is a community-conscious neighborhood cafe specializing in sustainable, organic & locally grown food. Our business is booming and we need your skills and creativity! We work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment that demands flexibility and accountability. We need a person committed to growing Birchwood’s Good Real Food brand and contributing to a well-informed, collaborative, and fun work environment. Continue reading ‘Birchwood Cafe in Mpls Seeks Communications Coordinator’

Volunteer at the Gandhi Mahal Interfaith Garden

Volunteer at the Gandhi Mahal Interfaith Garden. With 1,200 square feet of sustainably-grown backyard produce, we are exploring the connections between food, faith, and climate change while doing our part to create a socially just and culturally relevant food system that embodies our values. Continue reading ‘Volunteer at the Gandhi Mahal Interfaith Garden’

Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Grants

More than $100 million in grant funding is now available to support farm and food research, education, and extension projects that address key challenges, including those facing sustainable and organic farming systems and rural communities. This support is made available through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – USDA’s largest federal competitive research grants program administered by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). Continue reading ‘Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Grants’

2 Postdoctoral Positions in Agroecosystems Management at the Ohio State University

The Agroecosystems Management Program of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center offers two opportunities for highly qualified postdoctoral scholars. In general the Program addresses the environmental, economic and social challenges and opportunities facing farmers and rural communities (amp.osu.edu). Continue reading ‘2 Postdoctoral Positions in Agroecosystems Management at the Ohio State University’

Minneapolis Farm to School Coordinator Position

Job Title: Coordinator, Farm to School Program  and Requisition ID number: 37601. Under general supervision, coordinates MPS Farm to School Program, including program development, financial oversight, staff support, community development, and public relations; liaison with internal and external partners including local procurement and food educational efforts.

Close Date: 11:59 PM on 06/02/2016  Continue reading ‘Minneapolis Farm to School Coordinator Position’

Permaculture Workshop Series

Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) Continuing Education is offering a three session series on Permaculture this summer! The series may be signed up for individually, but if students register for all three workshops, they will receive a discount. These workshops will appeal to those interested in sustainability, gardening, food production, systems thinking, ethical practices, etc.

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