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CURE BlogWritings and posts on all the latest activities at CURE

Feb

04

6 Simple Takeaways to Get You Started with Your Garden this Year

Hot soup, warm buns from Carl’s Bakery and simple informational handouts welcomed 30 people to the K.K. Berge building on a Thursday evening in January. After everyone grabbed a plate of food, CURE introduced Adam Flett from… Blog post by Sarina Otaibi, CURE Director of Communications & Engagement.

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Feb

03

Good News, Bad News: The 2014 Farm Bill

As the negotiations for the 2014 Farm Bill came to a close, we heard plenty about crop subsidies and food stamps, but the bill that passed in the House last Wednesday also included funding for renewable energy and conservation programs. Granted, this is only about 7% of the budget, but it still has significant implications for our landscape. Blog post by Ariel Herrod, CURE Watershed Sustainability Program Coordinator.

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Jan

31

Western Minnesota Leadership Done the Wellstone Way

As someone who has always been interested in politics and policy, and as someone who holds the late Senator Paul Wellstone in high regard, I had been waiting for years to have the opportunity to attend Camp Wellstone. So, when CURE offered the students of MPIRG at the University of Minnesota, Morris and me a chance to attend the training, I could barely contain my excitement. Blog post by Erik Hatlestad, MPIRG Morris Campus Organizer.

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Jan

21

It’s good to have a plan.

Tweet “In 2014, CURE will be a well-run, high-functioning, impactful organization that clearly communicates its mission and goals to its funders, supporters, and the public.” Nonprofits love this kind of language, and for CURE, the intent is sincere. It underpins our work. But let’s spell it out. CURE has a user-friendly, three-part work plan for […]

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