E-NEWSLETTERS

Volunteer Group
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FEBRUARY 2021

February 1, 2021

Launch of Partnership
Food Farm Forum Presentation
Working Groups
February Zoom Meeting

MARCH 2021

March 1, 2021

Regional Food System Project Updates
Special Presentation: "Potential Benefits of Growing Pulse Crops on the West Slope"

APRIL 2021

April 1, 2021

Presentation and GAP and FISMA compliance; April Zoom meeting update

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MAY 2021

May 1, 2021

What incentives are necessary for producers to join a regional network to share production information and collaborate to sell into regional market channels?

JUNE 2021

June 1, 2021

This will be an open discussion, but we would like to hear from agricultural producers, especially larger-scale producers.

 

MEETINGS

Monthly meeting recordings, notes, and links

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FEBRUARY

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MARCH

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APRIL

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MAY

Potential Benefits of Growing Pulse Crops on the West Slope 

by Reza Keshavarz Afshar, Ph.D.(Research and Extension Agronomist) and Ann Duncan (CSU Extension Agent)

GAP and FSMA Compliance

 The presentation covers Western Colorado University's New Intersectional Environmental Studies (with emphases in Food Security, Climate Action Planning, and Water Studies)

 Past, current, and near-future plans for an Individual Quick Freeze (IQF) facility on the Western Slope! View recording of meeting

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JUNE

What incentives are necessary for producers to join a regional network to share production information and collaborate to sell into regional market channels?