Monthly Archives: January 2014

Montana Food Regulations – Written Comments Accepted Through Feb 17th

Food and Agriculture News, What's New

The Montana Food Policy Modernization Project represents an unprecedented opportunity for everyone, producer or consumer, to have a say regarding how food is regulated in the state. If you have something to add to this conversation, submit a written comment … Continue reading

Helping Farmers Grow

AERO on the Air, What's New

There’s the workshop series called Planning for On-Farm Success, which will help beginning farmers like Liz get their footing – figuring out their goals and how to reach them, creating marketing plans, finding funding, and assessing and managing their risks. Another workshop series focuses on multifunctional farming, which helps more established farmers find new enterprises they can start to add value to their operations. Examples include adding a farm stand, a bed and breakfast, or a childrens’ day care. Both workshops aim to inspire farmers, share expertise, and help bring great ideas to life. For more information on the courses, visit Continue reading