Monthly Archives: August 2011

Upcoming Farm Tour in Dixon & Moiese features diversified crops and cooperative marketing

Events, Food and Agriculture News, What's New

On Monday, September 12th we will visit two farms in one day in the third and final Farm Tour of AERO’s summer series. We will start the day at Ploughshare Farm, run by Cale Nittenger and Nicole Jarvis, which is … Continue reading

Community Harvest Potluck in Dillon, Sept. 10th


Saturday, September 10, 2011 1 to 3 p.m. Depot Park, Dillon MT Celebrate the fall harvest with the community by making a dish made with locally grown/raised ingredients. Local lamb and beef barbecue will be available. Performance by Dillon’s Junior … Continue reading

Upcoming Energy Tour in Red Lodge Features Buildings New and Old

Energy News, Events, What's New

Join us for a guided bus tour on Thursday, September 8 in Red Lodge, one of four Montana cities to sign the U.S. Mayor’s Climate Protection Agreement.  The  tour will visit residential, business and municipal sites around town. The first … Continue reading

Cultivating Community

AERO on the Air, What's New

As an AmeriCorps VISTA member and recent transplant to Montana I was introduced to this great state through its community gardens and the people who are passionate about community gardening. My VISTA assignment description (by the way, VISTA stands for … Continue reading

Great Falls Farm Tour Helps Participants Learn About Pastured Poultry

Events, Food and Agriculture News, What's New

On Monday, August 15th around forty people showed up at Groundworks Farm, home of Eric and Audra Bergman, to see first-hand their integrated vegetable, herb, and pastured poultry operation west of Great Falls. The Bergmans shared what motivated them to … Continue reading

Nia Dance Fundraiser August 20th

Events, What's New

Celebrate Montana Shares whose member groups work to promote, protect and preserve human, animal, cultural and natural resources throughout Montana. Saturday, August 20 9:00 – 10:30 am Dancing Lotus Center 40 N. Last Chance Gulch (next to Parrot, downtown) With … Continue reading

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