Category Archives: Local Foods Team

Local Food Leader Training to be part of winter RFSWG meeting Feb. 15-16

Local Food Leader Training to be part of winter RFSWG meeting Feb. 15-16

by Lynn Heuss and Courtney Long We are excited to let you know about two upcoming events for local food leaders across the state of Iowa: Local Food Leaders Training and the next Regional Food Systems Working Group quarterly meeting (RFSWG). These two events are happening back-to-back on February 15 and 16 at Reiman Gardens… Read More

Beginning farmers in northeast Iowa area are building a robust network

Beginning farmers in northeast Iowa area are building a robust network

by Kayla Koether Northeast Iowa Food Systems Specialist Northeast Iowa’s local foods-based beginning farmer network is off to a strong start! After an initial get-together in November, the crowd was so excited to have opportunities for networking and collaboration that we decided to meet monthly. With two meetings now under our belts and around 30… Read More

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Local Foods
Curtiss Hall, Ames, IA 50011
localfoods@iastate.edu
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/ag/