Goodhue County: Meet the Candidates

People's Energy Cooperative 1775 Lake Shady Ave. S, Oronoco, MN

Goodhue County Farmers Union is hosting a Meet the Candidates event with an Agricultural Focus from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov 2 at People’s Energy Cooperative, 1775 Lake Shady Ave S, Oronoco. The plan is to have the State House candidates on a panel, and then the State Senate candidates on a panel with a…

81st Annual State Convention

Delta Hotels by Marriott Minneapolis Northeast 1330 Industrial Boulevard NE, Minneapolis

The 81st annual convention of the Minnesota Farmers Union will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18 and continue through Sunday, Nov. 20 at the Delta Hotels by Minneapolis Northeast. Watch your mailbox. Invitations were mailed Oct. 20. Click here to register online. Email glen@mfu.org for more information.

Millrights tour planned

LJ Shosten Union Training Center 1295 North Hunting Valley Road, Saint Paul, MN

Who are the Millwrights and what do they have to do with agriculture? Join us on Jan. 10 at 11 a.m. to connect and learn!Millwrights install, maintain, diagnose, and repair equipment such as compressors, pumps, conveyors, gas and steam turbines, monorails and extruders. They perform mission-critical work at coal, gas, nuclear, and alternative-energy power plants,…

Sanford Fairview Merger Listening Session – Saint Paul

Minnesota Department of Revenue 600 N Robert St., St. Paul, MN

Attorney General Keith Ellison’s collecting feedback about the merger of Sanford Health and M Health Fairview and is hosting events around the state to hear directly from Minnesotans. All the community meetings below are open to the press and the public. They will also be livestreamed on Attorney General Ellison’s Facebook Page. Sanford Health and M Health Fairview…

Willmar Food Safety Course for Produce Farms

MinnWest Technology Campus 1700 Technology Dr. NE, Wilmar, MN

In-Person Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and Farmer/Buyer Networking This food safety session will provide fruit and vegetable growers with science-based, farm-level practices for keeping fresh produce safe. You will start a food safety plan and leave with an understanding of how GAPs can protect your farm and your customers. This course will help you prepare to…

$15

Food Safety Course for Produce Farms in Fargo-Moorhead

First Congregational UCC Moorhead 406 South 8th St., Moorhead, MN

In-Person Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and Farmer/Buyer Networking This food safety session will provide fruit and vegetable growers with science-based, farm-level practices for keeping fresh produce safe. You will start a food safety plan and leave with an understanding of how GAPs can protect your farm and your customers. This course will help you prepare to…

$15

Sanford Fairview Merger Listening Session – Bemidji

Bemidji State University 1500 Birchmont Dr NE, Bemidji, MN

Attorney General Keith Ellison’s collecting feedback about the merger of Sanford Health and M Health Fairview and is hosting events around the state to hear directly from Minnesotans. All the community meetings below are open to the press and the public. They will also be livestreamed on Attorney General Ellison’s Facebook Page. Sanford Health and M Health Fairview…

Listening Session w/ Sen. Aric Putnam & Rep. Samantha Vang

Smude Sunflower Oil 500 Centennial Dr., Pierz, MN

Please join MN Agriculture Chairs, Senator Aric Putnam and Representative Samantha Vang, for a listening session on Friday, January 20 from 2-3:30 p.m. at Smude Sunflower Oil, 500 Centennial Dr, Pierz, MN 56364. The goal of the event will be for Chairs Putnam and Vang to hear directly from farmers about how their work at the legislature can help expand…

Sanford Fairview Merger Listening Session – Worthington

Worthington High School 1211 Clary St., Worthington, MN

Attorney General Keith Ellison’s collecting feedback about the merger of Sanford Health and M Health Fairview and is hosting events around the state to hear directly from Minnesotans. All the community meetings below are open to the press and the public. They will also be livestreamed on Attorney General Ellison’s Facebook Page. Sanford Health and M Health Fairview…

Todd County Winter Gathering

Hilltop Regional Kitchen 131 Park Avenue NW, Eagle Bend, MN

Come for lunch at Hilltop Regional Kitchen and stay for conversation on Tuesday, January 31st at noon. You must RSVP to (218) 738-5563 by Wednesday, January 25th! Cost: $5 for those over 60, $10 for those under 60. Where: Hilltop Regional Kitchen, 131 Park Avenue NW, Eagle Bend, MN Donations accepted for local food shelves.

Sanford Fairview Merger Listening Session – Grand Rapids

Reif Performing Arts Center 720 NW Conifer Dr, Grand Rapids, MN

Attorney General Keith Ellison’s collecting feedback about the merger of Sanford Health and M Health Fairview and is hosting events around the state to hear directly from Minnesotans. All the community meetings below are open to the press and the public. They will also be livestreamed on Attorney General Ellison’s Facebook Page. Sanford Health and M Health Fairview…