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The U.P. Food Exchange - Growing Local Food Systems

 

The U.P. Food Exchange connects local food activity within each of the Upper Peninsula’s three distinct regions (eastern, central, and western), and coordinates local food efforts between the regions. Learn More>

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MTU Great Lakes Research Center Video Channel

Great Lakes Research Videos including seminars sponsored by the Great Lakes Research Center at Michigan Technological University.
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Upcoming Events

2015 Lake Superior Celebration—Energy & Sustainability

Date: Thursday, April 23
Time: 6-8:00 pm
Place: MTU, Great Lakes Research Center

Hands-on activities, resources, presentations and more...Click here to view event flyer>


 
Western Upper Peninsula Farm to School Conference

Date: May 19
Time: 10am-2pm (EDT)
Place: Wintergreen Foods in Ontonagon (former Candlelight Restaurant)
Admission: $5 at door (includes lunch)

How to establish a farm-to-school program and serve local food. For school administrators, food service managers, and local farmers. Click here for more info>


 
Summer Teacher Institutes on Sustainability and Creating Global Change

Global Change Teacher Institute
Date:
M-F, July 13-17
(For Grades 4-12 Teachers)
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Designing a Sustainable Future Teacher Institute
Date:
M-F, July 20-24
(for Grades 4-12 Teachers)
See flyer>


 
North Farm 2015 Workshop Schedule (April–October)

The North Farm, in partnership with Michigan State University Extension, will offer a variety of topic-specific workshops and trainings focused on sustainable agriculture. These opportunities are open to the public and will be offered throughout the growing season at The North Farm and partnering farms. View workshop schedule >


Green Tip

Through SEMCO ENERGY Gas Company’s Efficiency UNITED Program, customers are eligible for rebates and benefits to help save for a strong Michigan. Learn about programs, products and rebates available to you as a SEMCO customer, in addition to finding valuable resources and information. Whether you need help finding a contractor or need a rebate application. Learn more>

 

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NeighborGoods - Copper Country Group

Save money, live more sustainably and strengthen your local community by sharing goods and skills with your neighbors. Join the new Copper Country NeighborGoods Group. Website >

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