Big River Farms is accepting new applicants for the 2024 season! Learn about the Grower Training Program and Incubator Farm!

Big River Farms could be right for you if you..   

  • Are eager to learn more about how to grow your own food.
  • Seek farmland and supporting infrastructure.
  • Aim to initiate or expand an organic farming enterprise.
  • Encounter challenges in accessing land and resources.

For more information about our program, we invite you to our open house event.

  • Saturday, August 26, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 24, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

 At these sessions, attendees will tour Big River Farms, gain insights about our program from our expert team and discover opportunities to nurture their farming venture. Application forms will also be readily available.

For any questions, reach out to our Education Specialist, Bekah Kropp at [email protected], or call our farm office at 651-433-3676.

We look forward to fostering growth together!

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The Food Group

We’re a nonprofit working at the intersection of equity and access to fresh, sustainable foods. From farming to distribution, we provide fresh food across MN and WI.

The Food Group is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. EIN 41-1246504 Contributions are tax-deductible to the full amount provided by the law.

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