FSMA Produce Safety Grower Training- remote delivery

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The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation has scholarships to offer Kansas farmers to cover participation in this PSA Grower Training! This training provides in-depth information on produce safety. Attend entire eight hours (spread out over 2 days) of training to get an AFDO certificate of training. Cost: $20/person, generously supported by Kansas and Missouri Departments of [...]

Washington Update

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Join us on the Virtual Road Trip to the Kansas Farmers Union State Convention STOP THREE: THURSDAY SESSIONS Join us for a series of interactive, education sessions leading up to convention. Moving state convention online has necessitated changes, including offering a typical breakout sessions as stand alone events. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted [...]

Free

A Roadmap to Farm Funding

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Join us on the Virtual Road Trip to the Kansas Farmers Union State Convention STOP THREE: THURSDAY SESSIONS Join us for a series of interactive, education sessions leading up to convention. Moving state convention online has necessitated changes, including offering a typical breakout sessions as stand alone events. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted [...]

Free

GAPS Food Safety Plan Workshop- Online

Online

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 on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM CST. This training should help [...]

FSMA Produce Safety Grower Training- remote delivery

Online

The Kansas Union Foundation has a limited number of scholarship to offer Kansas farmers to cover participation in this PSA Grower Training! Please email Mercedes or Mary to receive a code to use before registering for the training. In light of the Covid19 situation, University of Missouri Extension and Kansas State Research and Extension are [...]

Farmers Union: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

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Join us on the Virtual Road Trip to the Kansas Farmers Union State Convention STOP THREE: THURSDAY SESSIONS Join us for a series of interactive, education sessions leading up to convention. Moving state convention online has necessitated changes, including offering a typical breakout sessions as stand alone events. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted [...]

Free

NFU Fall Legislative Fly-In

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Farmers Union members from across the country will gather online in September for the 2020 Fall Legislative Fly-In! Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from U.S. Department of Agriculture officials about current events, opportunities, and other work the department is doing on behalf of farmers. They will receive briefings from other administration officials and [...]

Growing the Climate Solutions Act Webinar

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The Climate + Energy Project, The Nature Conservancy, Citizens Climate Lobby, and Kansas Farmers Union have partnered to discuss the Growing Climate Solutions Act- a positive step forward in addressing climate change in rural areas and presenting climate solutions through agriculture. The Growing the Climate Solutions webinar will feature Hannah Birge or the Nature Conse, [...]

Local and Regional Food System Resilience Town Hall

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Join the Kansas Rural Center on Zoom Thursday, August 27 from 7 pm to 8:30 pm Local and Regional Food System Resilience Town Hall Pre-Town Hall Virtual Farm Tour by Grazing Plains Farm! Welcome provided by KRC 2020 Election updates and reminders provided by League of Women Voters Panel Discussion moderated by Gabe Spurgeon, South Baldwin Farms and president [...]

Growing for the Future

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Growing for the Future is a unique online, interactive virtual conference focused on beginning farmer and rancher issues, including: mentorship, business planning, USDA programs, student loans, land tenure, food safety, women and veterans in farming, conservation and much more! The conference is completely online, and features farmer-to-farmer webinars, live Q & A, a discussion board, a resource [...]