How do we pack our parachutes?

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Virtual Event

We are kicking off the Thursday evening sessions on January 28th at 7:00 p.m. with a session on rural mental health titled How do we pack our parachutes? Keisha McClish Couts and Sarah Gideon are joining us via Zoom for this 60 minute interactive session. Sarah and  Keisha represented the Kansas Farmers Union at the rural [...]

Finding a Future for a Small Dairy

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Virtual Event

Continuing our Thursdays with the Kansas Farmers Union Family series on February 11th at 7:00 p.m. is a session on the role of value-added products titled Finding a Future for a Small Dairy. Jason Schmidt joins us via Zoom for this 60-minute interactive session. Jason Schmidt, a multi-generational dairy farmer from Newton and a Kansas Farmers Union [...]

Farmers’ Market Workshop: FOOD SAFETY

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This session focuses on FOOD SAFETY. Farmers' Market Workshops Go Virtual In lieu of in-person workshops around the state, the Kansas Department of Agriculture and K-State Research & Extension will be holding a Farmers' Market/Direct-to-Consumer Virtual Conference the week of Feb. 15th: Food Safety: Tues., Feb. 16th, 12-1 p.m. Meat & Poultry Regs: Wed., Feb. [...]

Farmers’ Market Workshop: MEAT & POULTRY REGS

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This session focuses on MEAT AND POULTRY REGULATIONS. Farmers' Market Workshops Go Virtual In lieu of in-person workshops around the state, the Kansas Department of Agriculture and K-State Research & Extension will be holding a Farmers' Market/Direct-to-Consumer Virtual Conference the week of Feb. 15th: Food Safety: Tues., Feb. 16th, 12-1 p.m. Meat & Poultry Regs: [...]

Farmers’ Market Workshop: TAXES & EBT/SNAP

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This session focuses on TAXES & EBT/SNAP. Farmers' Market Workshops Go Virtual In lieu of in-person workshops around the state, the Kansas Department of Agriculture and K-State Research & Extension will be holding a Farmers' Market/Direct-to-Consumer Virtual Conference the week of Feb. 15th: Food Safety: Tues., Feb. 16th, 12-1 p.m. Meat & Poultry Regs: Wed., [...]

Farmers’ Market Workshop: MAIN WORKSHOP

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This session is the MAIN WORKSHOP. Farmers' Market Workshops Go Virtual In lieu of in-person workshops around the state, the Kansas Department of Agriculture and K-State Research & Extension will be holding a Farmers' Market/Direct-to-Consumer Virtual Conference the week of Feb. 15th: Food Safety: Tues., Feb. 16th, 12-1 p.m. Meat & Poultry Regs: Wed., Feb. [...]

GAPS Food Safety Plan Workshop- online

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K-State Research & Extension will provide GAPs certification training and food safety plan development assistance in an upcoming training. K-State Research & Extension will provide GAPs certification training and food safety plan development assistance in an upcoming online training. This training should help your farm successfully complete a USDA GAP audit and will assist you [...]

The Disappearance of the Family Farm

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Virtual Event

Continuing our Thursdays with the Kansas Farmers Union Family series on February 25th at 7:00 p.m. is a session on the changing farm landscape in the United States titled The Disappearance of the Family Farm. Jim Goodman, a retired organic dairy farmer from Wonewoc, Wis., joins us via Zoom for this 60-minute interactive session. Jim’s farm [...]

Our lives in Alaska and how climate change is changing their Arctic world

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Virtual Event

Continuing our Thursdays with the Kansas Farmers Union Family series on March 11th at 7:00 p.m. is a session featuring the Bartels of Hillsboro titled Our lives in Alaska and how climate change is changing their Arctic world. Herb and Pat Bartel join us via Zoom for this 60-minute interactive session. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted [...]