Local Food Systems Newsletters

2015

  • August
    • Colorado MarketMaker Market Research
    • USDA NASS Gathering Data On Conservation-Share Your Story!
    • USDA Webinar: Why Local Foods Matter
    • Webinar: Risk Management in Processing for Produce Growers
    • Course: Breeding Crops for Organic Agriculture
    • 2015 National Survey: Organic Farmers
    • Grants: USDA Small Business Innovation
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research
    • Colorado Business-to-Business Farmers Market
    • USDA Operations Guide: Running a Food Hub
    • Contest: 2015 Agricultural Photography Contest
    • Farm to School: Poll Shows High Public Support
    • Workshop: Connecting the Garden to Literacy
    • Colorado State University Ag Day
    • Colorado State Fair
    • Workshop: Thinking Big About Short Chain Food Systems
    • September: Colorado Proud School Meal Day
    • October is National Farm to School Month
    • Save the Date: National Farm to School Conference
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • July
    • Colorado MarketMaker Updates
    • USDA NASS Gathering Data On Conservation Practices
    • Listening Sessions: Healthy Food Access
    • 2015 National Survey: Organic Farmers
    • FM Tracks App For Farmers Market Managers
    • Grants: Western SARE
    • Contest: 2015 Agricultural Photography
    • Choose Colorado Produce Challenge
    • August: Celebrate Colorado Proud Month
    • August: AgriCulture Fest and Feast- Greeley
    • September: Thinking Big About Short Chain Food Systems
    • September: Colorado Proud School Meal Day
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • June
    • Regional Update: News from Northwest Colorado
    • Colorado MarketMaker Market Research
    • Report: SNAP Benefit Redemptions through Farmers Markets
    • Conservation Client Gateway
    • Course: Whole Farm Management for Beginning Farmers
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research
    • Grants: Food and Agriculture Research
    • Guide: Farm to Early Childhood Programs
    • Case Studies: Growing Local Food Systems
    • Webinar: The Grocery Store Prescription
    • Colorado Lavender Festival
    • August is Celebrate Colorado Proud Month
    • AgriCULTURE Fest and Feast- Greeley
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • May
    • Regional Update: News from the Western Slope
    • Colorado MarketMaker Market Research
    • USDA Expands Local and Regional Market Data
    • Farm Bureau Challenge: Business Competition
    • Grants: Rural Business Development
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research
    • Grants: Food and Agriculture Research
    • Grants: 2015 Healthy Food Behavior Research
    • Organic Cost Share Program
    • USDA Resources for New, Small and Mid-sized Farmers
    • Toolkit: Impacts of Your Local Food System Initiatives
    • Report: Economic and Health Impacts of Local Food Procurement
    • Conference: Rocky Mountain Food Safety Conference
    • Conference: Lillian Fountain Smith
    • Conference: Slow Meat Symposium & Fair 2015
    • Conference: Agriculture and Human Values
    • Webinar: Community Food Projects
    • Webinar: Incubator Land Management and Teaching Ecological Land Use
    • Webinar: Challenges for Urban Master Gardeners
    • Webinar: Alternatives in Antibiotics in Poultry Production
    • Farmers’ Market Food Safety Training
    • FACT’s Conference Scholarship Program for Livestock & Poultry Farmers
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • April
    • Colorado MarketMaker Partners with Chefs
    • FoodKeeper App
    • Webinar: Food Safety Best Practices for Home Gardeners
    • Webinar: Farm to School Grant Writing Technical Assistance
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research
    • Grants: Funding Available for Food and Agriculture Research
    • Grants: Colorado’s Specialty Crops
    • Grants: Graduate Students In Sustainable Agriculture
    • Grants: Farm to School
    • Grants: Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program
    • Grants: Organic Cost Share Program
    • Student Scholarship: Food Safety
    • FACT’s Conference Scholarship Program for Livestock & Poultry Farmers
    • Aquaponics 10-Day Course
    • Workshop: Fundamentals of Food Product Success
    • Urban Farm Tour in Greenwood Village
    • Slow Meat 2015
    • Colorado Building Farmers Advanced Courses
    • 2015 National Food Hub Survey Needs Your Information
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • March
    • Colorado MarketMaker
    • CSU Receives Platinum Rating in Sustainability
    • 2014 Custom Rates Survey Results
    • Guide to USDA Funding For Food Systems
    • Grants: Colorado’s Specialty Crops
    • Grants: Graduate Students In Sustainable Agriculture
    • Grants: Research on Marketing Improvements
    • Grants: Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program
    • Grants: Organic Cost Share Program
    • Grants: Funding Available for Food and Agriculture Research
    • Workshop: Writing NSF Proposals
    • Workshop: Grafting Woody Plants
    • Workshop: Fundamentals of Food Product Success
    • Colorado Building Farmers Advanced Courses
    • Farm To School Task Force: 3 Open Seats Offer Opportunity for Involvement
    • Webinars: Lunchtime Webinars on Food Policy Councils
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • February
    • Colorado MarketMaker for Local Products
    • Report: Trends in U.S. Local and Regional Food Systems
    • Report: Framework for Assessing Effects of the Food System
    • Guide to USDA Funding For Food Systems
    • Equipment Grants: SNAP at Farmers’ Markets
    • American Ag Credit Offers Access and Advice on Leasing
    • Western Colorado Food & Farm Forum
    • CSU Extension Estate Planning Workshops
    • Case Study: Building a Food Hub from the Ground Up
    • Bid to Provide Farming Services to Denver Public Schools
    • Front Range Beginning Farmers Conference
    • Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference
    • Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture
    • Grant Writing Workshops
    • 2015 Specialty Crop Symposium
    • 2015 Community Gardening Association Conference
    • Conservation Stewardship Program Deadline
    • Enrich Colorado Agriculture Grant Deadline
  • January
    • Colorado MarketMaker for Local Products
    • New Year’s Resolutions for Coloradans
    • Colorado Grant Awardee for Farm to School Program
    • Farm to School Evaluation Toolkit
    • Study: Front Range at Forefront of Innovation
    • Colorado Agricultural Leadership Program
    • USDA Whole-Farm Revenue Protection Insurance
    • Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act Passed
    • CSU Extension to Hold Estate Planning Workshops
    • 2015 Cottage Food Safety Training
    • Webinar: Grant-Writing and Food Policy Update
    • Workshops: Food Systems and Policy Grants
    • 2015 Community Gardening Association Conference
    • Front Range Beginning Farmers Conference
    • Noxious Weed Grants Available
    • New Local Food Business Series
    • Enrich Colorado Agriculture Grants
    • Colorado Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference
    • MyPlate for My Family: SNAP Nutrition Education
    • Resources and Additional Information

Archived Local Food Newsletters

Updated Wednesday, August 26, 2015