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Solarize Houghton: Bringing Solar to You

Solarize Houghton is an initiative by Michigan Tech Keweenaw Research Center (KRC) and the County of Houghton to make going solar simple, affordable and hassle-free for the residents of Houghton. Learn how it works >

Featured Resource

2014 U.P. Food & Farm Directory - Available in print and online

Marquette Food Co-op's 6th edition of the U.P. Food & Farm Directory for 2014 is now available. Designed to highlight sustainable Upper Peninsula farms that sell their products and services directly to the general public. It is a “producer-only” directory which means that the farms included must grow, raise, or gather their own products.  Search the directory >

Upcoming Events

Western Upper Peninsula Farm to School Conference

Date: May 19
Time: 10am-2pm (EDT)
Place: Wintergreen Foods in Ontonagon (former Candlelight Restaurant)
Admission: $5 at door (includes lunch)

How to establish a farm-to-school program and serve local food. For school administrators, food service managers, and local farmers. Click here for more info>


 
Summer Teacher Institutes on Sustainability and Creating Global Change

Global Change Teacher Institute
Date:
M-F, July 13-17
(For Grades 4-12 Teachers)
See flyer>

Designing a Sustainable Future Teacher Institute
Date:
M-F, July 20-24
(for Grades 4-12 Teachers)
See flyer>


 
North Farm 2015 Workshop Schedule (April–October)

The North Farm, in partnership with Michigan State University Extension, will offer a variety of topic-specific workshops and trainings focused on sustainable agriculture. These opportunities are open to the public and will be offered throughout the growing season at The North Farm and partnering farms. View workshop schedule >


Green Tip

Through SEMCO ENERGY Gas Company’s Efficiency UNITED Program, customers are eligible for rebates and benefits to help save for a strong Michigan. Learn about programs, products and rebates available to you as a SEMCO customer, in addition to finding valuable resources and information. Whether you need help finding a contractor or need a rebate application. Learn more>

 

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NeighborGoods - Copper Country Group

Save money, live more sustainably and strengthen your local community by sharing goods and skills with your neighbors. Join the new Copper Country NeighborGoods Group. Website >

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