AERO & Helena Community Gardens Hiring Shared Position for Local Food Systems Coordinator

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AERO and Helena Community Gardens are hiring a half-time Local Food Systems Coordinator! A shared position between the Alternative Energy Resources Organization and Helena Community Gardens, this 20 hour a week position will focus on grant writing and fund development, … Continue reading

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MFU Releases Report on Climate Change and Montana Ag

The Montana Farmers Union has released their study on the impacts of climate change on Montana agriculture. The study, co-authored by Montana economist Dr Thomas Power, examines the threats to Montana’s agricultural economy posed by climate change. Climate change is … Continue reading

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Workshops Announced! Growing Food Businesses: Opportunities Under Montana’s New Food Law

AERO Growing Food Businesses Workshops April 2016

We’re so thrilled to announce the dates of our upcoming workshop entitled “Growing Food Businesses: Opportunities Under Montana’s New Food Law,” focusing on business opportunities, including cottage food, under the new food laws that went into effect in 2015. The … Continue reading

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DIY PV Workshop Power Point Available!

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Last month, Energy Task Force Jim Baerg held a Real Time Energy Retrofits DIY solar installation workshop at his home in Livingston. Jim, an architect and designer who has been teaching solar workshops with AERO for decades, shared this instructional … Continue reading

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Farm Link Montana: Internship Opportunities

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Farm Link Montana’s Intern Link program connects people wanting to learn how to farm or ranch with experienced producers willing to share their expertise. It’s a great resource for those seeking hands-on experience, farms looking for interns, and more. Check … Continue reading

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Request for Proposals: AERO Seeks Web Developer for Enhancements to the Abundant Montana Directory

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For over 20 years, AERO’s Abundant Montana Directory, a comprehensive, statewide, online directory and mapping service, has helped users search and discover sustainable farms, ranches, products, and services, including agritourism in Montana. Our current project, Marketing Montana, will allow AERO … Continue reading

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February 19th: A Wild Dinner with AERO, Helena Hunters & Anglers, & the Montana Wildlife Federation

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We believe that using our land wisely should be an inclusive conversation, and that the local food movement encompasses not just farmers and those working towards sustainable agriculture, but hunters, anglers, and others in the conservation field. AERO is partnering … Continue reading

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