Category Archives: Food and Agriculture News
Farmer/Business Agritourism Survey Consumer/Tourist Agritourism Survey The online Abundant Montana Directory can be found at www.aeromt.org/abundant. Imagine a day when tourists come from across the West to experience first-hand Montana’s unique agricultural heritage and landscape. On a summer Saturday, Montanans have … Continue reading
The votes are in! Food and Agriculture Program Manager Caroline Wallace has been working with Board Members and the Food and Ag Task Force to set program area and project priorities for the next year and beyond. Input and ideas … Continue reading
A proposal to add agritourism e-marketing functionality within AERO’s online Abundant MT Directory was recently awarded $26,700 in funding by the Department of Tourism. The vision for AERO’s Abundant Montana Agritourism E‐Marketing Project is to provide a service to farmers, ranchers, and … Continue reading
The Montana Food Policy Modernization Project represents an unprecedented opportunity for everyone, producer or consumer, to have a say regarding how food is regulated in the state. If you have something to add to this conversation, submit a written comment … Continue reading
MOA’s 11th Annual Conference and Member Meeting December 12 – 14, 2013, Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispell, MT Facts and Fiction of GMOs, breeding and saving organic seeds, cover cropping for weed and pest control, and improving the health of the … Continue reading
On August 27th, members of AERO’s Ag Task Force convened in Power, Montana to discuss current challenges for small scale producers in Montana and opportunities for AERO to support and grow the local food movement in Montana. Participants were given … Continue reading
AERO and NCAT have collaborated on a how-to guide for producers, foodservice, professionals, and local leaders interested in getting more fresh, local food into schools and other institutions. Download it here!