What's New Archive: July 2013 - June 2014

7/10/13Proceedings of USDA Organic Farming Systems Research Conference
7/10/13Field Notes: NCR-SARE Newsletter
7/17/13Growing Veterans
7/17/13Organic Transition Cost-Share Pilot Program
7/17/13Minnesota Business Magazine: Home-Grown, How to Cash in with Creative Agriculture
7/22/133rd Crop Walk-N-Talk Field Days
7/24/13Farmers Market Promotion Program Report
7/31/13Grass-Based Dairy Sector in Wisconsin
7/31/13Practical Farmers of Iowa YouTube Channel
8/07/13Cornercopia Student Organic Farm Featured in Minnesota Daily
8/07/13Farm Beginnings Course Registration Deadline Extended to Sept. 3
8/07/13NRCS Web Soil Survey 3.0
8/19/13State of the Birds 2013 Report on Private Lands Conservation
8/19/13NCR-SARE Research & Education Grants
8/19/13Farm Skills 101 Course
8/19/13MN Livestock Investment Grant
8/23/13U of MN Survey for Current & Future Strawberry Growers
8/27/13Updated USDA Microloans Fact Sheet
9/03/13Greenbook 2013
9/03/13Farm-to-School Videos
9/09/132012 Organic Farm Performance in MN
9/09/13Register for Urban Ag Bus Tour
9/11/13NCR-SARE Farmer-Rancher Grants
9/17/13Flash Floods? Drought? Time for a Little Slow Soil
9/17/13Installation Considerations for LED Bulbs in Agriculture
9/17/13Conservation Stewardship Program in Minnesota
9/24/13New UN Report Calls for Transformation in Agriculture
9/24/13Minnesota Harvester Handbook
9/24/132013 National Food Hub Survey Report
9/24/13Farmstay Manual
10/08/13High Tunnel in High Weather Case Study
10/08/13Closing the Knowledge Gap: How the USDA Could Tap the Potential of Biologically Diversified Farming Systems
10/08/13NCR-SARE Farmer-Rancher Grant Video: How to Apply
10/16/13NCR-SARE Youth Educator Grant Video: How to Apply
10/16/13NCR-SARE Research and Education Grant Video: How to Apply
10/23/13Nominations Open for Siehl Prize for Excellence in Agriculture
10/23/13Healthy Local Food at the State Fair Report
10/30/13MN Specialty Crops: Profit & Performance (PDF, 1.22 Mb)
10/30/13The Healthy Farmland Diet
10/30/13MDA Sustainable Ag Demonstration Grants (apply by Jan. 29)
11/12/13Farm Transitions Toolkit
11/12/13Economic Impact of Local Food in Iowa
11/26/13In Memory of Bill Wilcke
11/26/13Grazing & Soil Quality Videoconference
11/26/13Changing the Global Food Narrative
12/02/13Women, Food & Agriculture Conference Proceedings
12/02/13Online Legal Guide for Direct Farm Marketing
12/16/13Cultivate Iowa: Season in Review
12/16/13Minnesota School Gardens: A Guide to Gardening & Plant Science
12/16/13Field Notes: NCR-SARE Newsletter
1/02/14“Adjust 2015” Preliminary Findings on Challenges of Farm Start-Ups
1/02/14USDA's Organic Ag Website
1/02/14Local Foods College
1/02/14Winter Workshops Day
1/02/14Minnesota Organic Conference
1/02/14Midwest Value Added Agriculture Conference
1/02/14Practical Farmers of Iowa Conference
1/02/14Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Conference
1/02/14Immigrant & Minority Farmers Conference
1/14/14Sustainable Farming Association of MN Conference
1/14/14Conservation Tillage Conference
1/14/14Midwest Soil Health Summit
1/14/14MOSES Organic Conference
1/15/14Johnson Undergraduate Research Internship
1/22/14Low-Input Lambing & Kidding Guide, Cornell Univ.
1/22/14Minnesota 2013 Legislation on Pollinator Habitat
1/30/14National Resources Inventory, USDA-NRCS
1/30/14Vermont's Mad River Food Hub
6/05/13Green Routes for Summer Travel
6/05/13Delayed or Prevented Planting Information
6/05/13Map of Farmers’ Markets Accepting SNAP/EBT