Mar

02

Official Notice of CURE Board of Directors Elections

In 2015, six positions will be up for election and at present, incumbents Glen Jacobsen (Bird Island) and Peter Kennedy (Murdock) will be running for re-election. The annual meeting and election are scheduled for Saturday, April 18 at the Maynard Events Center located at 341 Cynthia Street, Maynard, MN. The CURE by-laws state that directors serve two-year terms […]

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Feb

27

CURE Launches Minnesota Rural Progressive Roundtable Series

Minnesota State Representative David Bly told CURE and Land Stewardship Project (LSP) members that this year’s legislative theme is “How do we take care of Greater Minnesota?” If some Minnesota legislators have their way, taking care of Greater Minnesota means the fast tracking of corporate mega projects at the exclusion of rural people from the […]

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Oct

13

CURE Hosts Pollinator Public Policy Forum

On Friday, October 10th, three Minnesota State Representatives hosted a public policy forum at the CURE office in downtown Montevideo. What vital issue attracted media, farmers, water quality and environmental professionals, state representatives and concerned citizens to attend this forum? Pollinators! Post by Sarina Otaibi, Director of Communications & Engagement.

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Sep

25

Turning of the Tide in the Battle Against Climate Change

CURE and MPIRG sponsored 13 University of MN, Morris students and Erik Hatlestad, CURE’s Public Interest Fellow and MPIRG Campus Organizer, to travel from Morris, MN to New York City and join 400 other Minnesotans to walk in the largest climate march in history, the People’s Climate March.

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Jun

03

Nettle Tea, Nettle Pasta, Fried Nettle… Grasp the Nettle

As I took a seat next to 20 others in a circle around a morning fire on a sunny Saturday last month, a cup of nettle tea was handed to me as introductions and the circle talk began. Audrey Arner of Moonstone Farm began discussing the history and importance of wild foods. Post by Sarina […]

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