What's New Archive: July 2006 - June 2007

7/05/06 Grass-Fed Meat Label Comment Period is Open  (PDF)
  Understanding U.S. Farm Exits
7/06/06 RiverMap
  School Wellness Policies Include Local and Organic Food
7/12/06 Farmers’ Market on U of MN East Bank Campus
7/25/06 Business Alliance for Local Living Economies
   SARE 2006 – 2007 Highlights
7/28/06 Grazefest Minnesota 2006
  New Organic Ecology Program Hosts Crop Rotation Seminar
8/07/06 Eco-Experience at the Minnesota State Fairr
  Haylist – Buy or Sell Hay
  Directory of Minnesota Organic Farms
8/23/06 Organic Certification Cost-Share
  Sustainable Agriculture Colloquium at the University of Minnesota (PDF)
  National Agricultural Law Center Reading Rooms
  USDA Directive on Small and Beginning Farmers and Ranchers (PDF)
  National SARE Conference Presentations
9/06/06 Drought Relief for Livestock Producers
9/08/06 Going Organic Can Improve Profits for Minnesota Farmers
  Goats Control Weeds at Itasca State Park
  1st IFOAM Conference on Animals in Organic Production
9/13/06 The National Animal Identification System (NAIS)
  In the Tractor Seat: Women Farmers Take the Steering Wheel
9/21/06 A Local Perspective on the National Spinach Recall
9/27/06 Pollinator Conservation
  Eat Fresh and Grow Jobs (PDF)
10/03/06 IFOAM Organic Livestock Conference Proceedings
10/04/06 Farm to College Food Programs
10/05/06 SYSCO Minnesota Farmers' Market
10/11/06  An Assessment of the Conservation Security Program (PDF)
10/31/06 Roadmap for 2007 Farm Bill
  Impact of USDA Programs on Small & Medium Farms (PDF)
  Status of Pollinators in North America (PDF)
11/14/06 Organic Livestock Feed Suppliers Database
  Searching for Organic Seeds (PDF)
  Wildrose Farm
11/15/06 UMORE Park: A Vision for the 21st Century
12/05/06 Sustainable Agriculture Education Association
  Student Organic Farm Course
12/15/06 Emergency Response Planning for Fruit & Vegetable Growers
12/18/06 Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
1/05/07 Pride of the Prairie Local Food Guide (PDF)
  Mixed Prairie Grasses for Biofuel
  The National List Petition Process--National Organic Program
  Rural Development Through Sustainably Produced Food (PDF)
1/09/07 Ethics & Aesthetics of Eating
1/16/07 Third Thursdays: Monthly Celebration of Locally Grown Foods
1/19/07 Organic No-Till Corn Beats Standard Organic
1/22/07 Is the FDA's Cloning Proposal Ready for Prime Time? (PDF)
2/13/07 Greener Eggs and Ham: Benefits of Pasture-Raised Pork and Poultry
  Organic Agriculture Production & Acreage Reports
  Life Satisfaction on Grazing Dairy Farms
2/21/07 Johnson Research Internship in Sustainable Agriculture
3/08/07 Minnesota Guide to Organic Certification
3/20/07 Farm Energy
3/22/07 Weed Management Survey
4/05/07 Farm Bill Issues: Economic Analysis
4/19/07 Concentration of Agricultural Markets (PDF)
4/23/07 Marketing Local Food
  Farm Aid Survey of Students
  Wildlife Habitat Management for Landowners
4/27/07 You Are What You Grow--Michael Pollan
  Alternative Swine Housing Photos
5/02/07 Home Grown Economy Conference Proceedings
  Conservation Security Program in 5 Midwestern States  (PDF)
5/15/07 Community-Based Food Systems (PDF)
5/25/07 Farming for Bees
  Crossbreeding of Dairy Cattle Symposium Proceedings
  Symposium on Small Towns
6/15/07 Source Magazine from University of Minnesota Extension
  How To Go Organic
  The Goat Dairy Library
6/21/07 2007 National Organic Research Agenda (PDF)
  University Dining Services Sustainability Program
  Creating Stewards of the Land
  6/28/07 A Year of Eating Locally – KAXE public radio interview (audio)
  Economic Viability of Grazing Dairy Farms (PDF)
  Organic Grain & Feedstuffs Price Summary, Feb. - June 2007