Monthly Archives: February 2014

It’s One Thing To Know Your Farmer. It’s Another Thing To Serve Your Farmer.

AERO on the Air, What's New
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A farmer trudges through the last throes of hibernation like a plow through a frozen mat of soil.  It’s not the busiest part of his second year as an independent grower, but he’s getting a few things done to prepare … Continue reading

Board Seeking Members

What's New

Member of the Board of Directors Job Description and Expectations Click here for an application Purpose: To advise, govern, oversee policy and direction, and assist with the leadership and general promotion of AERO so as to support the organization’s mission … Continue reading

January 24-26 Board Retreat & Fundraising Report

What's New

AERO Board Retreat Report January 24, 2014 – January 26, 2014 As AERO enters its 40th year of linking people to sustainable agriculture and alternative energy solutions in Montana, we find ourselves at a pivotal moment. With an ongoing ED … Continue reading

Food & Agriculture Program Sets Program Area & Project Priorities

Food and Agriculture News, What's New

The votes are in! Food and Agriculture Program Manager Caroline Wallace has been working with Board Members and the Food and Ag Task Force to set program area and project priorities for the next year and beyond. Input and ideas … Continue reading

Abundant MT Directory Awarded Dep’t of Tourism E-Marketing Technology Grant

Food and Agriculture News, What's New
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A proposal to add agritourism e-marketing functionality within AERO’s online Abundant MT Directory was recently awarded $26,700 in funding by the Department of Tourism. The vision for AERO’s Abundant Montana Agritourism E‐Marketing Project is to provide a service to farmers, ranchers, and … Continue reading

Let’s Fix Montana’s Food Regulations!

AERO on the Air, What's New
Stephanie Laporte Potts - Missoula

Food safety regulations are some of the most important laws we have to protect public health and safety, but they can also be some of the most confusing aspects of running a successful local food business.  For a long time … Continue reading

AERO is Seeking an Energy Intern

Energy News, What's New
Repower MT homepage

Job Description  Work with AERO to develop and populate the Repower MT Directory. Repower MT profiles renewable energy and conservation projects from across Montana, telling the personal stories behind renewable energy projects and building the case for programs that support … Continue reading