Jan/Feb/March 2004 Land Stewardship Letter

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Table of Contents

Cover Story…1

• Community Supported Stewardship
• Want to joins a CSA farm?

Commentary…2

• CSP: The people have spoken

Policy Update…3

• Minnesota lawmakers attempt to gut local control
• Heffernan: Global ag consolidation hurts local democracy

LSP News…4

• Ross serving LSP internship
• New LSP board members
• Paul Gruchow: 1947-2004
• Farm Beginnings field days this summer
• It's field day season
• Grazing workshop June 8-9 in Minn.
• SE meeting June 26
• Van Der Pol joins MISA board

Food & Farm Connection…7

• Food Alliance: Helping tell the farmers' story
• Interested in being certified?
•  Food Alliance Midwest looking for more producers
• Food Alliance Midwest marketplace partners
• 2004 Stewardship Food Network
• Do you want to be listed in the Network?

Reviews…21

Local Flavors: Cooking & Eating from America's Farmers' Markets
Recipes from America's Small Farms: Fresh Ideas for the Season's Bounty

Opportunities/Resources…22

Membership Update…23

• Member citizens
• Support LSP in your workplace

Stewardship Calendar…24