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- President: Yvonne Baller
- Vice President: Louise Gunnink
- Secretary: Sharon Johnson
- Chapter Representative: Jon Ferris
Next Chapter Meeting April 22 in Isanti
Time:& Date:9 a.m. to noon April 22
Location: The meeting room in Coborn’s, 209 6th Ave NE, Isanti.
This meeting is free and open to all;
attendees are encouraged to bring a brunch food item to share.
We are excited to announce that the Sustainable Farming Association’s Livestock and Grazing Specialist Kent Solberg will provide an overview of soil health, principles for implementation, what soil health can mean for producers using real world examples.
We will gather at 9:00 am. The first half hour will be networking and enjoying any brunch/food items brought by participants. Kent’s presentation will begin at 9:30. Chapter business discussions will begin after the presentation.
East Central Meeting: March 18 in Isanti – SFA East Central Chapter met from 9 a.m. to noon March 18 at the meeting room in Coborns, 209 6th Ave NE, Isanti. This meeting focused on finalizing the East Central Chapter summer schedule, solidifying volunteers for staffing education tables at farmer’s markets, and sharing education topics for the education wheels for the farmer’s markets.
Annual Meeting: Jan. 14, 2017 – East Central Chapter hosted its annual meeting Jan. 14 at Sharon & Bruce Johnson’s Minnesota Fresh Farm in East Bethel.
The agenda included:
- Chapter officer review
- Budget/financial update
- Chapter next steps
- A detailed discussion of ideas for community education regarding sustainable farming and SFA awareness.
- Potluck brunch.
At that meeting, Yvonne Baller was elected chapter President.