Archive for the 'Courses & Workshops' Category

Minority Landowner’s 11th Anniversary Conference

Registration is now open for Minority Landowner magazine’s 11th Anniversary Conference – Eastern U.S. being held September 21-23, 2017 in Greensboro, NC.  Continue reading ‘Minority Landowner’s 11th Anniversary Conference’


Registration Lottery for National Young Farmers Conference

This year’s conference will be held December 6-8, 2017Sign up as a user to the Virtual Grange to receive important updates on 2017 Young Farmers Conference dates and deadlines. Due to high interest, registration for the 2017 Young Farmers Conference will be by lottery. Beginning farmers (farming for more than one year and less than 10) will be given registration preference. Lottery applications will be available on this page at 9am on September 6 and sent in a newsletter to all Virtual Grange users. Continue reading ‘Registration Lottery for National Young Farmers Conference’

2017 Food Access Summit

Join us for the 6th Food Access Summit in Duluth, October 25-27!  The 2017 Summit will be bigger and better than ever.  We’ve expanded to welcome up to 800 participants from a growing network of individuals and organizations dedicated to increasing healthy and equitable food access across Minnesota.  Register before September 15th to get the discounted early bird rate. Continue reading ‘2017 Food Access Summit’

Economic Development & Local Foods

Learn how on September 15 in Oronoco! Join fellow economic and community development professionals for a unique educational event highlighting the economic opportunity of the local foods industry in southeastern Minnesota.

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“Making it Home” Program for Rural Communities

SE MN Together is partnering with the University of Minnesota through Extension and SERSDP to launch an effort called Making It Home. Making It Home is a community engagement and planning process that’s designed to bring residents together to learn about each other, discuss community assets, and develop a plan to attract and welcome people.  Communities are invited to express interest by November 1! Continue reading ‘“Making it Home” Program for Rural Communities’

Climate & Health Webinar Series

The Minnesota Department of Health Climate & Health Program is hosting a webinar series focused on climate and health issues in Minnesota, from September through December 2017. Continue reading ‘Climate & Health Webinar Series’

Second Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition

The Second Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition (September 18-20, 2017) brings together tribal officials, researchers, practitioners, and others to discuss the current state of Indigenous and academic scientific knowledge about Native nutrition and food science, and identify new areas of work. Continue reading ‘Second Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition’

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