Minnesota River

Welcome to the Minnesota River Chapter

The Minnesota River Chapter of SFA encompasses sustainable farmers, producers and like-minded consumers in south central Minnesota. Our chapter is focused on strengthening the local food system in our region, improving the water quality of the Minnesota River and building a farmer network to share knowledge that furthers sustainable farming practices.



    • Call us at 844.922.5573 Ext. 721



Sowing Seeds: Celebrating Local Foods & Lost Skills

Sunday, July 14, 2024  11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Alternate Roots Farm
11197 130th St., Madelia, MN 56062

Together let’s plant the seeds of a more sustainable and resilient future!

A fun and memorable afternoon that is all about celebrating local foods and rediscovering traditional self-sufficiency skills.

Kids under 12 free
12 and up, $20 per person

Buy tickets HERE.

Our partner organizations on this project are:
Renewing the Countryside
Minnesota Farmers Union



Become a Member

Renew or start your membership below.
Be sure to select "Minnesota River" as your chapter on the membership form.

Chapter Leadership

    • Chair: Don Hermanson


    • Treasurer: Herman Bartsch


    • Secretary: Andrea Lynn


    • Board Delegate: Scott Haase