Local Food Systems Newsletters

2014

  • October
    • MarketMaker Version 4 is Live!
    • Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive
    • Pueblo On-Farm Food Safety Training
    • 2015 Building Farmers Program
    • Farm Bill Trainings in Salt Lake City
    • A New Resource! Growing Food Connections Policy Database
    • Western Colorado Horticulture/VINCO Conference
    • Save the Date: Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference
    • American Pastured Poultry Producers Scholarship
    • Save The Date: Local Food Buyers Exchange
    • Save The Date: Northern Colorado Food Cluster
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • September
    • Colorado MarketMaker for Local Products
    • Webinar: Getting Local Foods on the Menu
    • Extension Risk Management Education Grants
    • Webinar: State Plan on Aging-Nutrition Programs
    • October is National Farm to School Month
    • Webinars from the National Farm to School Network
    • A Periodic Review of Food Research and Action
    • American Pastured Poultry Producers Scholarship
    • Small Business Innovation Research Program
    • Reducing Food Waste: What Schools Can Do
    • Fourth Annual Food Day
    • Consumer Issues Conference
    • Save The Date: Local Food Buyers Exchange
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • August
    • Colorado MarketMaker for Local Products
    • Denver Ordinance to Grow and Sell Food from Home
    • USDA: Grants to Help Veterans & Minority Farmers
    • Reducing Food Waste: What Schools Can Do
    • Farm to School Evaluation Tool
    • Colorado Cares: Hunger Awareness Month
    • Vacancy: Colorado Food Systems Advisory Council
    • Living Soil Investments: Small Farmer Loans
    • Course: Principles of Business Planning and Management: Front Range Programs
    • Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge: Showcase Colorado!
    • Café: Community, Art, Food, Education
    • Colorado Proud School Meal Day
    • Classes: Foraging for Native Plants & Season Extension
    • Local Food Week
    • 2014 Slow Food Denver Farm Tours
    • Save the Date: Consumer Issues Conference
    • Save the Date: Local Food Buyers Exchange
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • July
    • Colorado MarketMaker for Food Banks
    • 8th Annual International Congress for Wildlife
    • USDA’s New Farmers Site
    • eXtension Community of Practice: Regional Food Systems
    • Food Value Chains Resource
    • Urban Agriculture Survey Highlights
    • Farm-to-Food Bank Strategies Report
    • Old Fort Market Garden Incubator Open House
    • Tour de Farms: Durango
    • Save the Date: Local Food Week
    • 2014 Slow Food Denver Farm Tours
    • Save the Date: Consumer Issues Conference
    • Save the Date: Farm to Table International Symposium
    • Agri-CULTURE Fest and Feast: Greeley
    • Farmer to School Expo
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • June
    • Use Colorado MarketMaker for Local Products
    • New Colorado Specialty Food Makers Group
    • USDA Launches Tool to Help Farmers’ Markets Accept SNAP
    • USDA: New Farmers Site
    • Local & Regional Food Systems Topic Room
    • Save the Date: Local Food Week
    • Save the Date: Consumer Issues Conference
    • Safety In Agriculture for Youth (SAY)
    • Northern Colorado Food Cluster and Logo Contest
    • Agri-CULTURE Fest and Feast: Greeley
    • Farmer to School Expo
    • Funding: Local Food, Local Places
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • May
    • Use Colorado MarketMaker to Find Local Products
    • Colorado Agriculture and Climate Issues
    • Permaculture Workshop in Durango
    • USDA: 2012 Census of Agriculture Highlights
    • ERS Report: Small Acreage Farming
    • Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act Passed
    • Grant: Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program
    • Colorado Agriculture Leadership Program
    • Colorado Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association
    • Webcourse: Intro Food Systems Finance
    • Webinar Series: Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods
    • Funded: Enrich Colorado Ag Grant Program
    • Grants: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Program
    • Grants: Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • April
    • Use Colorado MarketMaker to Find Local Products
    • USDA Efforts to Expand Support for Small Farmers & Ranchers
    • Workshop: Organic Conversations (coming soon!)
    • Colorado Agricultural Leadership Program
    • SARE Grants Working in Colorado
    • Event: Urban Agriculture and the Local Food Movement
    • Classes: 2014 Backyard Food Production Series
    • Webinar Series: Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods
    • Grants: Farm to School
    • Grants: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Program
    • Grants: Research and Outreach on Organic and Specialty Crops
    • NIFTI Guide to Metrics and Evaluation for Farm incubators
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • March
    • Use Colorado MarketMaker to Find Local Products
    • USDA: Efforts to Expand Support for Small Farmers & Ranchers
    • Workshop: Website & Social Media Training- Coming Soon!
    • Workshop: Integrated Lands & Gardens- Coming Soon!
    • Workshop: Is Organic an Option for Me?
    • Workshop: Local Food Marketing
    • Colorado Agricultural Leadership Program
    • Northern Colorado Local Food Cluster Kick-Off
    • Webinar: Programs, Tools & Trainings for Beginning Farmers in Colorado
    • Webinars: Winter Series from Farm Commons- Coming Soon!
    • Webinar Series: Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods
    • Grants: Farm to School
    • Grants: Food Hub Development Program
    • Grants: Community Food Projects
    • USDA Grants For Research and Outreach on Organic and Specialty Crops
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • February
    • Summit for Food System Coalitions
    • Training: Tools for Improving On-Farm Food Safety
    • Training: Certified Farm Succession Coordinator
    • Training: Online Marketing Workshop
    • Food Systems and the Farm Bill
    • Farmer Chef Connection
    • Beekeeping Seminar
    • Wyoming Bee College Conference
    • Colorado’s 2nd Annual Local Food Summit
    • Growing Food Connections: A New Initiative
    • Produce Prescription Program Resources
    • Community Development Extension Institute
    • Report: Expanding Fruit and Vegetable Access in Schools
    • Webinars: Winter Series from Farm Commons
    • Webinars: Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods
    • Grants: Colorado Agriculture
    • Grants: Value-Added Producer Grants
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • January
    • Training: Certified Farm Succession Coordinator
    • Training: Tools for Improving On-Farm Food Safety
    • Position Open: NYFC Western Project Coordinator
    • Colorado Farm to School Task Force Updates
    • Snap-Ed Nutrition Through the Seasons
    • Colorado 2nd Annual Local Food Summit
    • Conference: Colorado Passion for Food
    • Conference: 13th Annual New Partners for Smart Growth
    • Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture
    • Community Development Extension Institute
    • Food Systems Journal
    • Report: Growing Farm to Hospital
    • Webinars: Colorado Food Systems Series
    • Webinars: Winter Series from Farm Commons
    • Webinar: Food Hubs
    • Webinar Series: Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods
    • Grants: Colorado Agriculture
    • Grants: Value-Added Producer Grants
    • Resources and Additional Information

Archived Local Food Newsletters

Updated Friday, October 24, 2014