The Southeast Chapter of the Minnesota Sustainable Farming Association (SFA) will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, February 15, 2014, from 10 AM to 3 PM. Registration will begin at 9:45 AM.  The meeting will be held in the Community Center at City Hall in St. Charles, MN—830 Whitewater Avenue (main street).

 The program agenda will begin with a roundtable type discussion on Marketing from 10-12 PM.  The discussion will include market places, needs, processing areas, and other interests of the group. This should be of interest to beginners and experienced producers of crops, livestock, and gardens.

We will hold our annual meeting after lunch at l:00 PM. Your input at this meeting will be greatly appreciated.

Erin Meier, University of MN Extension Service, will present “The Food Environment of MN” at 1:30 PM.  Erin holds an MS in Sustainable Agriculture from Iowa State University.  She directs the U of M SE Regional Sustainable Development Partnership.  She will be presenting on food and farming projects.

There will be a non-member charge of $10/session or $15 for both sessions for non-members. Members will only be charged for the meal. There will be a $5 meal charge. Feel free to bring your own lunch.

For more information, you may call Edgar Hansgen at 507-932-4219 or email at









Contact Information

Coordinator: Edgar Hansgen
Address: St. Charles, MN
Phone Number: 507-932-4219