Month: October 2013

  • Posted on October 30, 2013

    St. Paul, Minn. – Farmers’ Legal Action Group (FLAG) was honored at the 2013 Minnesota Nonprofit Mission and Excellence Awards event, sponsored by MAP for Nonprofits and the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN), as part of the MCN’s annual conference in Duluth on October 25. FLAG, a nonprofit law center based in St. Paul since 1986, […]

  • Posted on October 24, 2013

    Contact:   Hli Xyooj, FLAG Staff Attorney: 651-223-5400 or The Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s (MDA) Microloan Program is an initiative by the Rural Finance Authority (RFA) and the State of Minnesota to assist smaller and non-traditional farmers to access credit to maintain and strengthen their farm businesses. Farmers can borrow up to $10,000 to […]

  • Posted on October 3, 2013

    Members of the Wedge Community Co-op in Minneapolis (15,000+ members strong!) voted this month on recipients of the co-op’s WedgeShare grants. FLAG is honored to be a WedgeShare candidate for its work supporting the local foods system. Our thanks to the members of the Wedge Co-op who voted for FLAG. Your vote means a lot to […]

Farmers' Legal Action Group is a nonprofit law center dedicated to providing legal services and support to family farmers and their communities in order to help keep family farmers on the land.