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.
Start date: April 24, 2019 - End date: May 7, 2019
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.
Start date: March 27, 2019 - End date: March 28, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: Mariott West 9960 Wayzata Blvd St Louis Park, MN 55426
The 2019 New Uses Forum is dedicated to the idea of accelerating innovation and investment. It brings together some of the most knowledgeable voices on topics related to new uses innovation, including development, investment and support.
Start date: February 15, 2019 - End date: February 16, 2019
Time: 8:45 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Riverland Community College, Austin Campus, West Building 1900 8th Ave NW, Austin, MN 55912
Join us for a meaningful two days of networking and education with our regional community of organizations, growers, producers and those thinking of beginning a local foods or niche market business. Enjoy the spaces created for conversations on how to plan, implement and
grow a healthy local food culture.
Products of the Farm & Home Sessions of Interest
Cottage Food Producer Food Safety Training-Keep It Safe! Keep It Legal, Suzanne Driessen
Keynote: Kathy Zeman, MFMA, 2019 Update: Food Licensing, Exemptions & Exclusions
Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI), Presentation & 1:1 Visits with Lolly & Jason
What it takes to transition to Organic Certification, Matt Leavitt from Albert Lea Seed
Niche Markets on the Farm (Organics/Cover Crops for Grazing) w/Jon Jovaag, Local Farmer
Marketing Whole Animals: Decoding Cut Sheets, Emma Schroeder
Blazing Trails through the Jungle of Food Regulations Workshop, Kathy Zeman, MFMA
Please visit us online for full program details.
Date: January 15, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Location: Red Wing Ignite 419 Bush Street Red Wing, MN 55066
Start date: January 23, 2019 - End date: January 24, 2019
Location: Verizon Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, Minnesota
Foundation for the Future
Date: March 19, 2019
Time: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Holiday Inn Conference Center, Austin, MN
Welcome to the Riverland Community College 2019 Ag Summit. This summit is a celebration and coming together of the energy, people, and ideas that are propelling the Center for Agricultural and Food Science Technology forward. Forward in ways that are building a base for even more good things to come.
Similar to the way our college and programs are innovating we will learn about innovation and how it moves into places to help people with their needs. Riverland is improving our community and our world by innovating and providing “Best in Class” programming and instruction.
Look for more information soon.
Date: February 21, 2019
Time: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location: South Central College
South Central College, the most respected name in Agricultural education in southern Minnesota, is embarking on a program to address the needs of the modern ag producer. Taking their cues from other top-flight national conferences, SCC will be hosting its tenth annual Agricultural Symposium on Thursday, February 21, 2019.
Date: August 11, 2018
Time: 7:00 - 11:30 am
Location: Guentzel Family Farms 32172 490th St Kasota, MN
Breakfast on the Farm is a free, family fun event held in the Mankato area each year. This year, we will be back at the Guentzel Family Farm in Kasota! Come check out farm animals, tractors and other farm equipment, learn all about modern farming, talk with farmers, and so much more! Join us for a free pancake breakfast with a freewill offering. Hosted by the Le Sueur and Blue Earth County Farm Bureaus along with our generous event sponsors!
Date: May 16, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship 424 N Riverfront Dr #210 Mankato, MN
Learn how to connect your classes to the Agriculture and Food industries. Meet with industry professionals who want to engage with your classes.
3 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 100
Mankato, MN 56001