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Developing Environmental Monitoring Programs for Small and Midsize Food Processors

Volunteer with MN Interfaith Power and Light

Everyone has an important role to play in building the climate movement. What’s yours? Join one of our volunteer-led action teams, help build our legislative response team, support campers at All in the Circle Creative Arts & Nature Camp, or help out in the Gandhi Mahal Interfaith Garden. The possibilities are endless. Fill out this quick form and we’ll be in touch to find the right volunteer role for you!

Volunteer at the Gandhi Mahal Interfaith Garden

Are you a youth director at your faith community looking for a summer service project? Are you curious about digging into the connections between food justice, faith, and climate change? Sign up yourself or a group from your faith community to volunteer at the garden this summer by filling out this form. Learn more by watching our video, Growing Together.

McKnight Foundation Mississippi River Program Grants

Program goal is to restore the water quality and resilience of the Mississippi River and employs two strategies: protecting and expanding floodplains and wetlands in the 10-state Mississippi River corridor; and reducing agricultural pollution in the four states along the northern half of the river (MN, WI, IA, and IL), focusing on farmland and operations with high nitrogen and phosphorus runoff. https://www.mcknight.org/grant-programs/mississippi-river
Recurring quarterly deadlines. Next application deadline: August 1, 2017.

2017/2018 Winter Sustainability Conference Internships

SFA is offering internship positions for Winter 2017-18 in conjunction with our two February events: the SFA Annual Conference and the Midwest Soil Health Summit. Apply by July 15, 2017.

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Call for Proposals for Presentations at Food Access Summit

The Food Access Summit planning committee is now accepting proposals to present at the 2017 Food Access Summit on October 25-27, 2017! Deadline for proposal submission is June 2, 2017. Continue reading ‘Call for Proposals for Presentations at Food Access Summit’

Part-Time Farm Worker Position with Open Hands Farm in Northfield, MN

Open Hands Farm in Northfield, MN is an established 15 acre vegetable operation serving a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) as well as several wholesale accounts. Our Certified Organic farm is seeking highly motivated and eager individuals to fill positions for the 2017 season. One part-time position is available IMMEDIATELY through December  1 (3 days a week—Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) with the likelihood of going to 4 or 5 days a week in August.  Continue reading ‘Part-Time Farm Worker Position with Open Hands Farm in Northfield, MN’