Southeast Minnesota Food Systems Workshop

Join Minnesota’s Vision and SHIP for this wonderful opportunity for new conversations that address the long-term health and vitality of Southeast Minnesota. Local farmers and others interested in the growth of our foodshed are encouraged to come to this FREE workshop.

The purpose of this workshop is to:

  • Strengthen networks across Southeast Minnesota committed to increasing access to healthy foods and improving public health.
  • Develop a common vision of what a healthy food environment is like for Southeast Minnesota residents.
  • Learn about interconnections between public health issues like obesity, agriculture, food environments, and possible community solutions.
  • Explore role and examples of local and regional policy, systems and environmental change in improving quality of and access to food.

    When: Wednesday, December 8, 9-4, registration open at 8:30
    Where: Rochester Community and Technical Collete – Main Campus
    For more info and to register:

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SFA Farm Tour – Get on the bus!

Saturday, July 12 from 9-1

Enjoy a summer morning touring local farms – please sign up early for the bus!  Tickets are free, but we need a head count!

After the farm tour, consider joining in the Key Fundraiser at the Contented Cow!  Live music, food, and lots of fun.

Upcoming Events

Knitting Night
Monday, July 28, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Raw food made real easy
Wednesday, July 30, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Coffee with the Board
Saturday, August 2, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gluten Detectives Meeting
Monday, August 4, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Night
Monday, August 4, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

See more and register for events