Current & Upcoming

Western Chapter Monthly Meeting

Apr 04, 2023 7:30PM


The Western Chapter of SFA meets virtually on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Zoom link forthcoming. Info: Peter Schwagerl at

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GML Chapter Networking Night

Apr 06, 2023 5:30PM—7:30PM

Block North Brew Pub 302 Minnesota Ave N Aitkin, MN 56431

The first Thursday of every month, Greater Mille Lacs Chapter folks are welcome to come to Block North Brew Pub for casual networking nights beginning at 5:45. Come when you can.   Address: 302 Minnesota Ave N Aitkin, MN 56431   SFA staff and volunteers occasionally take photos during our workshops, cafe chats and field days for…

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Semi-permanent and Temporary Energized Fence Systems for Small Ruminants

Apr 14, 2023 2:00PM—5:00PM

Berkebile Family Farm 9000 95th Ave NE Foley, MN 56329


Brenda and Jeff Berkebile have a flock of about 40 Katahdin, Dorper, and cross-bred hair sheep on their farm in Foley. Come see different management types including grazing sheep in oak savanna silvo-pasture and perennial pasture settings. They have been restoring conventional corn/bean crop acres to perennial hay and pasture. We will cover the fundamentals…

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East Central Chapter Meeting: “About the Coop Workshop”

Apr 15, 2023 10:00AM—12:00PM

Coborn's 209 6th Avenue Northeast Isanti, MN 55040


The East Central Chapter is hosting an “About the Coop Workshop” as well as information sharing about GrownBy at Coborn’s in Isanti, MN on Saturday, April 15, 2023 from 10:00 am to Noon. This event includes a potluck and all are encouraged to bring something to share. It is free to attend. Registration is requested, and…

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Navigating Sustainable Farming Funding Resources

Apr 26, 2023 4:30PM—6:00PM

Outstate Brewing 309 S Vine St. Fergus Falls, MN 56537


Join SFA and local speakers at Outstate Brewing! More details and speakers TBA.   Address: 309 S Vine St. Fergus Falls, MN 56537   SFA staff and volunteers occasionally take photos during our workshops, cafe chats and field days for promotional purposes and to use as documentation of events to share with our funders.  If you…

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Minnesota Garlic Festival

Aug 12, 2023 10:00AM—5:00PM

McLeod County Fairgrounds 840 Century Ave. SW Hutchinson, MN 55350


The Minnesota Garlic Festival is the premier event for lovers of garlic, great local foods and good times! Fun-filled, family-friendly and fragrant. This festival features fantastic foods, celebrity chefs, marvelous music, area artisans, goofy games and lots of garlic – all in support of a healthy environment and vital rural communities in Minnesota. Visit Hosted…

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Harvest Festival

Sep 09, 2023 10:00AM—4:00PM

Bayfront Festival Park Duluth, MN

Save the date for the Lake Superior Harvest Festival! Follow on Facebook for updates @LakeSuperiorHarvestFestival. Harvest Festival is hosted by the Lake Superior Chapter of SFA.

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Past | Archive

Kernza Taste & Tour with the Twin Cities Metro Growers Network

Mar 30, 2023 4:30PM—7:30PM

Finnegans Brew Co 817 5th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404

Livestock Producer Workshop

Mar 29, 2023 12:30PM—4:30PM

Baudette VFW 204 International Drive Baudette, MN

Funding Opportunities and Programs for Emerging and Established Farmers

Mar 29, 2023 4:30AM—6:00PM

Swany's Pub 221 Main Street Courtland, MN 56021

Funding Opportunities and Programs for Emerging and Established Farmers

Mar 22, 2023 4:30PM—6:00PM

EJ's Bar & Grill 450 Main Avenue East Gaylord, MN 55334

Fruit Tree Workshop: Pruning and Scionwood Harvesting

Mar 19, 2023 1:30PM—3:30PM

Little Elk Organic Farm 207 W 6th St. Randall, MN 56475

Crow River Chapter Annual Meeting “Pollinators & Farms” (New date!)

Mar 18, 2023 9:00AM—1:30PM

South Shore Event Center 733 6th St. Howard Lake, MN 55349