Friday, May 14, 2021

Land Campaign Organizer Position with National Young Farmers Coalition

Young Farmers seeks a Land Campaign Organizer to mobilize young farmers and ranchers across the country to advocate for justice-centered land policy change. Apply by May 16, 2021.

Associate Director Position with Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE)

The University of Maryland seeks an Associate Director for the National Reporting, Coordination and Communications Office (NRCCO) of the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Apply by May 14, 2021 for best consideration.

MN FarmFest Woman Farmer of the Year Award

The Farmfest Woman Farmer of the Year Award honors the hard-working female farmers all across Minnesota who selflessly give their time to growing the crops and raising the livestock needed to feed the world. Submit nominations by May 21, 2021.

USDA Seeks Comments on Food System Supply Chains in Response to President Biden’s Executive Order to Support Resilient, Diverse, Secure Supply Chains

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking comments on a Department-wide effort to improve and reimagine the supply chains for the production, processing and distribution of agricultural commodities and food products. USDA is taking this action in response to Executive Order 14017, America’s Supply Chains, signed by President Biden on Feb. 24, 2021. The request for comments is published in the Federal Register and the comment period will close on May 21, 2021.

2022 Census of Agriculture Survey

 The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) sent out a new survey that is very important to the success of the upcoming 2022 Census of Agriculture.

Sovereign Estate Vineyard Internship

This is an opportunity for someone who is looking to gain experience working in Minnesota's premier Estate Vineyard and Winery.

Land Stewardship Project's Farm Beginnings Course

The 2021-2022 Farm Beginnings course will take place online, starting in December 2021. This year-long training program focuses on the goal setting, marketing, and financial skills needed to establish a successful farm business. The course uses a mix of farmer-led sessions and an extensive farmer network. Early-bird discount deadline: August 15, 2021.

Land Campaign Organizer Position with National Young Farmers Coalition

Young Farmers seeks a Land Campaign Organizer to mobilize young farmers and ranchers across the country to advocate for justice-centered lan...