Category Archives: Documents

March 17th, 2017 ~ Taxing Foods

Good morning! Recently there has been a lot of discussion among the cottage food producers about which foods are taxable and non-taxable. The fact sheets at the Minnesota Department of Revenue (MDOR) can be a little confusing. So I sat down and wrote up a simplified chart and I asked the kind folks at the MDOR …

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March 28, 2016

Hi folks! Just a quick note to share with you the registration form for the advanced cottage food producer food safety workshop that will be held Saturday, May 7th in St. Cloud. Please note, you must register before May 4th to attend this workshop. Flyer templateSaturday Cottage Foods 2016 St. Cloud

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Food Friday ~ Recipe For Success

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MN Cottage Food Logo ~ How To Make Your Own T-Shirts & Aprons

Sept. 25, 2014 ~ This week has been none stop running, leaving no time for research or writing much. So today for Throwback Thursday, I am going to repost this How To article for making your own MN Cottage Food Law aprons and T-Shirts. My daughter and a good friend created the logo and my daughter …

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Cottage Food Law Bill Update & Document

We know that you all have been wondering exactly where things stand with the bill. The latest news isn’t exactly great. One of our team members has been working really hard to meet with senators and get the bill presented. We want to say a special thank you to her. Unfortunately the Senators who were …

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Talking Points

Many of you have been waiting for a list of talking points that can be used as a guideline when speaking to your representatives or anyone else who happens to be interested in what we are trying to accomplish. I apologize for the delay! In regards to the Cap: 1. It has been suggested that …

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Basic Letter For Representatives/Senators

Here is a basic letter that you can copy and personalize for your district representatives and senators. If you click on the highlighted word, you will find the link to their names and the districts they serve. Dear [Representative … or Senator …], I am writing to you in reference to the Cottage Food Law …

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Cottage Food Law Flyer

A great way to share information about the Cottage Food Law Bill is by passing out flyers at bake & craft sales. With the upcoming holidays there will be more opportunity for these events. For your convenience we’ve made up a flyer that can just be printed off and passed out. Happy Baking! Cottage Food Law Flyer …

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