Resources

Buy Fresh, Buy Local
Pride of the Prairie’s Buy Fresh Buy Local campaign promotes sustainable locally produced foods in the Upper Minnesota River Valley.

City of Morris
Host of the 2012 market at East Side Park.

Healthy Eating Minnesota
To increase healthy eating, Prevention Minnesota is using a comprehensive approach that includes a range of strategies.

LocalHarvest
LocalHarvest provides a nationwide directory of small farms, farmers markets, and other local food sources.

Minnesota Farmers’ Market Association
The Minnesota Farmers’ Market Association offers services and programs that support and promote Minnesota farmers’ markets.

Minnesota Grown
The Minnesota Grown Program is a statewide partnership between the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Minnesota producers of specialty crops and livestock. The program also produces the annual Minnesota Grown Directory, which includes a seasonal produce chart and listings for Minnesota growers and producers.

Morris Area Chamber of Commerce
“There’s More in Morris!”

Morris Healthy Eating
Morris Healthy Eating works to “make the healthy choice the easy choice” by making fruits,vegetables, and other healthy foods more available and accessible on the University of Minnesota, Morris campus, in Morris, and in Stevens County. Click here to visit Morris Healthy Eating on Facebook

Sustainability at the University of Minnesota Morris
Morris is one of the first public colleges to generate on-site renewable power from local resources, such as corn stover.

West Central Partnership
The University of Minnesota West Central Partnership is a citizen-driven Board of Directors working with citizens in the watershed to create and sustain healthy ecosystems, strong local economies and vibrant, self-reliant communities.