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Farm to SchoolBy working with Minnesota school districts, farmers have the opportunity to help improve the health and education of Minnesota school children. 

Minnesota Valley Action CouncilMVAC Food Hub is Southern Minnesota’s first and only non-profit local foods distributor. Learn more about Food Hub and shop the online store via the links below. 

Linden Hills Farmers Market: Founded in 2012, The Linden Hills Farmers Market's mission is to support & strengthen the connection between the local community, local growers, local artisans & musicians by creating opportunities for education about the environment, nutritional values & the importance of buying + consuming locally produced goods. The market incorporates both retail and bulk buying opportunities on the same day and in the same location.

Sale of Eggs to Grocery Stores (Land Stewardship Project)Minnesota poultry farmers who wish to sell shell eggs from their production to grocery stores, restaurants, boarding houses and other food service institutions must meet certain requirements relating to food safety prior to the sale. These requirements do not apply to the producer who sells eggs from their premises for direct sale to the ultimate consumer. 

Sale of Meat and Poultry to Grocery Stores (Land Stewardship Project)Minnesota livestock producers who wish to sell their products to grocery stores, restaurants, boarding houses and other food service institutions must meet certain requirements relating to food safety prior to the sale.

Sales of Produce to Grocery Stores (Land Stewardship Project)Minnesota vegetable producers who wish to sell their products to grocery stores, restaurants, boarding houses and other food service institutions must meet certain requirements relating to food safety prior to the sale.