AgriBusiness State of the Agriculture Panel

Date: July 23, 2019

Time: 11:45 am- 1:00 pm

Location: Marshall Lyon County Library, 201 C Street Marshall, MN,, (Please park on C Street or Prospect Drive)

Join us and the Marshall area Chamber of Commerce as they host a panel of agriculture experts to discuss the state of agriculture in 2019.

Cost is $10/ person for Marshall chamber members and $15/ non-chamber members. The event will include lunch. 

 

Rural Forum

Date: December 5, 2019

Time: 4:00 pm- 9:00 pm

Location: Mankato Civic Center

Be sure to save the date for the next Rural Forum!

Feeding Innovation in Greater Minnesota

Date: September 12, 2019

Time: 9:00 am- 2:00 pm

Location: United Farmers Cooperative, 705 E 4th St, Winthrop, MN 55396

Feeding Innovation in Greater Minnesota is an ag technology day for everyone in rural Minnesota to learn about the challenges and opportunities of broadband. 

 

Nominate a Business for a GreenSeam Award!

Date: November 12, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Location: Verizon Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza Mankato, MN 56001

Each year we honor outstanding businesses and individuals in our community at the Greater Mankato Business Awards & Hall of Fame. Nominate a deserving business by Sep. 16 for these premier business awards, to be held Nov. 12, which now also includes the Business Legacy Award!

Feeding Innovation in Greater Minnesota

Date: September 12, 2019

Time: 9:00 am- 2:00 pm

Location: United Farmers Cooperative, 705 E 4th St, Winthrop, MN 55396

An ag technology day for all in rural Minnesota to learn about the challenges and opportunities of broadband. 

Career Pathways & Partnerships: MAPS Informational Advisory Meeting

Date: August 20, 2019

Time: 7:45-10:30

Location: Mankato West High School - Cafeteria

Save the Date: MN Farm Fest

Start date: August 6, 2019 - End date: August 8, 2019

Location: 28269 Highway 67 Morgan, MN 56266

Save the Date: MN Farm Fest

Mark your calendars to come visit us at booth #612 at the 2019 Minnesota Farm Fest Show!

An exciting list of speakers and presenters is lined up to address topics such as ag policy, rural MN, ag industry, markets, livestock issues and much more at the Forums in the Wick Building, which will be right across the street from our tent.

Call for more details about Farm Fest: 651-768-2200

MAPS AFNR Programming

Date: April 17, 2019

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 am

Location: South Central College E-123 1920 Lee Blvd, N. Mankato

MAPS AFNR Programming

Part of the Mankato area? We NEED YOU! Attend and learn more about the Mankato Area Public Schools Ag Food, Natural Resources Pathway and how you can get involved in the CASE curriculum. 

Agbusiness in Social Media

Date: August 9, 2019

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 am

Location: Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship 424 N Riverfront Dr #210 Mankato, MN

We live in the Greenseam – one of the most fertile areas of the world. The business of food generates millions of dollars and fuels our regional economy and social media has changed the marketing landscape. Learn how local agribusiness leaders are using social media and digital marketing to grow. Hear success stories that will work in other industries and find ways that you can be part of the online conversations in this vital area.

Panelists will include Wanda Patsche, AGvocate and author of MN Farm Living and Kristeena Patsche, Digital Media Manager for the MN Soybean Growers Association.

This event is free and open to the public. Reserve your seat at http://bit.ly/AugustSMBM

Share your Ag Career Story with Students

Start date: April 24, 2019 - End date: May 7, 2019

Location: Farmamerica

Share your Ag Career Story with Students

Farmamerica & Junior Achievement are partnering to help local 7th and 8th-grade students explore careers and the exciting opportunities in agriculture.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED We need volunteers like you to lead the activities and share your personal ag career story on any and all of the following dates at Farmamerica: April 24, 25, 26, 30 and May 2, 3, 6, 7.

Volunteer