Farm Beginnings Organizer (May 2018)

The Land Stewardship Project's Farm Beginnings Program is seeking a full-time organizer to help build capacity and opportunity for people to farm successfully through farmer-led training and support as well as to help build larger community support and understanding around beginning farmer issues and racial justice. This full-time position will focus on Farm Beginnings work in the Driftless Region (covering southeastern Minnesota, western Wisconsin and northeastern Iowa) and will be based in the LSP office in Lewiston, Minn. The deadline for applications is June 6, 2018, and the job will begin in mid-July. A full job description and details on applying are here.

Volunteer for LSP

The Land Stewardship Project literally could not fulfill its mission without the hard work of our volunteers. Volunteers help us do everything from stuff envelopes and make telephone calls to enter data and set up logistics for meetings. If you’d like to volunteer in one of our offices, contact:

• Montevideo, Minn.—Terry VanDerPol, 320-269-2105,

• Lewiston, Minn. — Karen Benson, 507-523-3366,

• Minneapolis, Minn. — Clara Sanders Marcus, 612-722-6377,