Natural Resource Enterprise Workshop

A workshop for people interested in income opportunities from the northwoods. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm 15 September 2011 (PDF Flyer) North Central Research and Outreach Center, 1861 East Highway 169, Grand Rapids, MN COST: $15 Includes workshop, lunch, and take-home resources Don’t forget: Goods From the Woods will be held September 17, also in Grand Rapids Presenters* Don Hermes, […]

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Minnesota maple blog series: our final post

Alas, the end of the 2011 Maple Syrup season is fast upon us; another year of hard work and great fun has run its course, only to transition into new activities and events such as Birch tapping and early spring wild edibles such as leeks and fiddlehead ferns. The end of the season brings an end to this series and […]

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US Endowment Celebrates Launch of ShadeFund to Support Green Entrepreneurs

A vision that the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities (the Endowment) and its partner The Conservation Fund have been working on for many months got a kick-start today as Mercedes-Benz USA announced the first corporate investment in ShadeFund™. “Since our inception we’ve been committed to finding new vehicles to advance sustainable management of the nation’s working forests and increasing […]

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Natural Resource Enterprise Workshop

7 August 2010 Green Pastures Dairy, 2351 Bromfield Road, Carlton, MN (Carlton County) Keep the family farm or forest Create additional income Strengthen connections to the land COST: $25 Includes workshop, lunch, tour, and take-home resources Directions: From the North on I-35: Exit 235 (Carlton / Cromwell), Turn LEFT under I35, first RIGHT onto Co.61. Go 6 miles until blue […]

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