Minnesota Cider Fair 2017

To celebrate the arrival of fall and peak cider season, the MN Cider Guild is throwing a party: the second-annual Minnesota Cider Fair, taking place Sunday, October 22, at Minnesota Harvest Apple Orchard. Cideries from around the state will set up shop at the idyllic 330-acre orchard to pour samples and chat with attendees about … [ Read more]

Grow a Farmer Fund raising money for low-interest loans to farmers

There’s nothing better than fresh produce from a local farmers’ market. Whether it’s juicy tomatoes or perfectly globular pumpkins, farm-to-table foods are seasonal delights. But the reality is that small-scale farming is hard work and earning a living from it can be even harder. From land prices to equipment, animal housing to securing bank financing, … [ Read more]