Job listservs, funding, and additional community links

SAFS Program Funding Opportunities

SAFS & EFFS provides travel grants to enrolled students on an annual basis. The suggested maximum is $800. The Travel Grant Application (pdf) includes additional information on reimbursement and other details.

AGROECO Listserv

SAFS helps students and faculty stay connected through the AGROECO listserv, which provides job, internship, event, and other postings related to SAFS topics from the MSU campus to the greater Michigan area.

To join, email and include the following command line in the body of the message (not the Subject): SUBSCRIBE AGROECO. You can choose your format - individual messages or digest.

If you have any issues signing up, contact the SAFS advisor.

Job Listservs

The best nationwide job and internship listservs in Community Food Systems, broadly defined. Jobs, internships, Americorps opportunities, etc.

Sustainable Agriculture Education Association
Jobs and opportunities in education and academia, including graduate student opportunities.

Nationwide network for food jobs, from production and culinary work to keeping the books.

Campus Links

Greater Lansing Area Community Food Links

On Campus!

  • MSU Student Organic Farm provides a CSA, Farmstand, farmer training, and student volunteer opportunities!
  • MSU Dairy Stores offer ice cream, shakes, and other dairy products from MSU and local dairies
  • MSU State Room offers a formal dining experience featuring Michigan products

 SAFS & Community Resource Collaborations

  • Capital Area Food Council area food map