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Statewide farm to table task force announced; first meeting Monday, Sept. 27

by Courtney Long, FFED food systems team lead. Released Sept. 21, 2021, by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Vice President John Lawrence recently announced members appointed to the Farm to Table Task Force. During the 2021 Iowa legislative session, the … Continue reading Statewide farm to table task force announced; first meeting Monday, Sept. 27

Next virtual Local Food Leader certification begins Oct. 1

The COVID-19 pandemic emphasized the importance of resilient local food systems. Our nationally recognized Local Food Leader professional development certification course is now available virtually.  This certification includes cohort workshops hosted through Zoom and online curricula through Moodle. The fall 2021 online workshop begins on October 1 and ends Feb. 1, 2022; registration closes September … Continue reading Next virtual Local Food Leader certification begins Oct. 1