Cooking for Wellness Courses

Improve your overall health and happiness while learning to prepare more nutritious and tasty meals. Our culinary instructors use a hands-on learning approach, so you’ll spend evenings in class cooking (and eating). Sponsored by Healthy Foods Healthy Lives at the University of Minnesota. Continue reading ‘Cooking for Wellness Courses’


Children, Youth and Families At-Risk Sustainable Communities Projects Grants

National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) requests applications for new Children, Youth, and Families At-Risk Sustainable Community Projects (CYFAR SCP) for fiscal year (FY) 2018 to marshal resources of the Land-grant and Cooperative Extension Systems so that, in collaboration with other organizations, they can develop and deliver educational programs that equip youth who are at-risk for not meeting basic human needs with the skills they need to lead positive, productive, and contributing lives. Apply by April 9, 2018. Continue reading ‘Children, Youth and Families At-Risk Sustainable Communities Projects Grants’

Coordinator Position with Wisconsin Local Food Network

The Wisconsin Local Food Network (WLFN) is seeking a Coordinator to move forward the joint efforts of a united Wisconsin Local Food Network (WLFN)/Wisconsin Healthy Food System Alliance (WHFSA). The Coordinator is overseen by the WLFN board. The position is structurally situated with the Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU), which acts as the fiscal agent for WLFN. Apply by February 26, 2018. Continue reading ‘Coordinator Position with Wisconsin Local Food Network’

Farm Worker Position with Peter’s Pumpkins

Looking for honest, reliable, and hard-working self-starter individuals that have interest in agriculture / crop farming to assist in planting, cultivating, weeding and harvesting edible fruits and vegetables. We are located in Shakopee. Continue reading ‘Farm Worker Position with Peter’s Pumpkins’

U of MN Extension Summer Internship

Are you a college student seeking your bachelor’s degree and looking for a summer 2018 internship? The University of Minnesota Extension in Stearns, Benton, Todd, and Morrison County is seeking two energetic, motivated individuals with knowledge in agriculture for a summer internship. Continue reading ‘U of MN Extension Summer Internship’

Sustainable Agriculture Internship Program Assistant Position with CEFS

This position of The Center for Environmental Farming Systems’ Sustainable Agriculture Internship Program Assistant (PA) is to assist in carrying out activities associated with the Internship Program from approximately June 11, 2018 – August 3, 2018. The PA will provide an important point of contact for the 10-14 course participants who will live in the dormitories at the University of Mount Olive.

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Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops

Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops:

Saturday, March 17, 8:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Learning Center. Advance Registration Strongly Suggested at  or call 612-301-1210 Continue reading ‘Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops’

Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture Website

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