AERO Annual Report and Letter from Board Chair

AERO Board President’s Report: AERO is rocking the Kasbah! It’s time to jump on the train and get involved in some of this awesomeness. The board met for our annual yearly planning meeting at a rustic cabin in Seeley Lake. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Food Safety Trainings

Thanks to Betsy Miller, the Montana Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Specialist, for the consolidated list! Food Safety Trainings Ongoing Certified Food Protection Manager Trainings:  Click here Feb. 6 – Wholesale Success: a program designed to help small and mid-acreage fruit and vegetable … Continue reading

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Support Clean Energy During the Legislative Session!

Friends, we know you movers and shakers out there are working hard for change on so many levels and in so many sectors, but we hope you’ll take some time to support clean energy initiatives in our state during the … Continue reading

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Interested in starting a market garden, small nursery business, or locating greenhouse space in Red Lodge?

AERO friend Martha Brown, Red Lodge Area Food Partnership Council leadership team member and former AERO board member, writes of this exciting opportunity: “We are completing the purchase of a seven acre property on the north end of Red Lodge … Continue reading

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Survey: help us make more poultry processing equipment available in Montana!

Help us out with an exciting, member-driven project! If you are interested in raising small-scale (non-commercial) poultry for meat, please take a few moments to fill out this short survey. The MT Poultry Co-op currently has sets of poultry processing … Continue reading

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AERO is Hiring a Full-Time Program Manager!

JOB TITLE: Program Manager WORK STATUS: Exempt, 1.0 FTE The Program Manager is responsible for management and ongoing development of AERO’s statewide sustainable agriculture and energy programs. The rewards of the position include: the opportunity to gain and share knowledge … Continue reading

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Join us in Kalispell May 12: Growing Food Businesses Workshop & Regional Meeting

If you’d like to register or share registration for our additional Growing Food Businesses Workshop: Opportunities Under Montana’s New Food Law in Kalispell on May 12th at the Museum at Central School, from 1 – 5:15pm, click HERE. The workshop … Continue reading

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Save the Date and Keynote Announcement for 2016 Expo and Annual Meeting!

We are thrilled to announce that Mary Berry, Executive Director of The Berry Center in Kentucky, will join us as the keynote for our 2016 Expo and Annual Meeting, held this year at the Red Lion Hotel in Kalispell, Montana, … Continue reading

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