Help Restore State Funding
Thank you for hearing our urgent rallying cry. The first draft of the 2021/2022 state budget does not include the funding that has helped MSHS serve northern growers for over 150 years.
In these tough times, we need more—not less—of the critical work MSHS does to address challenges like food security, the environment, physical and mental health, education and community. The government needs to hear our voices to understand the importance of continued and increased funding to MSHS. Please consider three ways we can come together to turn this around:
...to help them understand and support the need for continued and increased funding for MSHS.
MARCH 18 UPDATE
We’re pleased to share that Governor Walz’s supplemental budget now includes restored funding for MSHS. Final negotiations and approval will begin after the Senate and House release their budgets, so we still do need your voice (i.e., petition signatures and comments) to ensure that the funding restoration is passed, and to hopefully negotiate an increase so we can serve even more communities in need in this continuing time of need.
Thank you for your support!