Energy, Climate and Rural Minnesota's Future

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Are you interested in honest discussion of the toll temperature and weather extremes take on rural communities and small towns?  How about practical, common-sense solutions that provide opportunities in your communities?

Come join the Center for Rural Affairs for an informative and action-oriented discussion panel and advocacy training event at the St. Peter Community Center (Governor's Room), 600 South 5th Street Ste. 200, Saint Peter, MN 56082. the event runs from 5:30 to ~ 8:00pm.

Our excellent panelists include: 

  • Adam Ellefson: Co-owner of Living Land Farm, an organic farm that supplies the St. Peter co-op, River Rock Coffee and offers CSA shares.
  • Harley Buys: Corn farmer and Foods Resource Bank board member
  • Jane Johnson: Research Soil Scientist with the USDA
  • Lisa Coons: Co-Director of the Center for Earth Spirituality and Rural Ministry

Please RSVP for the event so we have enough food! Contact Lauren Kolojejchick-Kotch at or by phone: 402.687.2103 x 1020.