Group Post List

Welcome!

Jennifer Bates's picture

Welcome to the Ag Success group within the Local Food Systems web site!  We hope you take time to frequently check for postings, updates, etc. within this group.  While traffic may be slow initially, we are sure it will grow with exposure and increased members.

Warner Grant

Brian Gwin's picture

The Paul C and Edna Warner Endowment Fund for Sustainable Agriculture Grant RFP is available. See Attachment.

Brian

I am aware that this grant will likely be posted by Megan Shoenflet in the entire LFS website, however I wanted to demo to the AST members how easy it is to use the site and keep a document within the group if necessary.

Vilsack Press Release

Brian Gwin's picture

US Sec. of Ag. Tom Vilsack just announced in Copehagen that the US Dairy industry is commiting to 25% reduction on greenhouse gas emissions by 2020. A major component of this initative will focus on capture and distruction of methane produced by dairy cattle. Vilsack indicates that various programs will be coming together to support the development of systems such as anaerobic digesters. See the Copehagen attachement for the full press release.