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Nine farmers in southeast Minnesota are being featured on a new tour highlighting conversation practices that build and restore soil health.
Black, brown, and Indigenous people suffer the most from environmental injustices. Factories, industries, and heavily trafficked roadways were built in our communities, forcing us to live with the polluted air, water, and soil that come from these hazards. It can…
Northside Safety NET interns and Environmental Initiative staff recently celebrated the conclusion of Northside Safety NET’s pilot year. With a focus on "youth as experts" and developing leadership skills, the program offers great potential for growth and replication.
Take the Soil Health Farm Tour
Nine southeastern Minnesota farmers are using conservation practices to improve the health of their soil, & they want others to know about their experiences. We teamed up with these farmers, local Soil Water and Conservation District staff, and other partners to create a self-guided tour to engage others & connect them with resources.
Measuring conservation practices' return on investment
Six farms in Stearns County, Minnesota participated in the Headwaters Agriculture Sustainability Partnership’s project exploring the return on investment of conservation practices on dairy operations.
Centering people, implementing projects
Our work in 2021 demonstrated a commitment to centering people and implementing projects. Explore our Annual Report to see project highlights and a breakdown of 2021 financials.