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UVM Extension: extending experiences and know-how to the communities of Vermont

As Vermont's land-grant college, UVM offers a vast Extension outreach program for our friends across the state. Present in a dozen Vermont communities, Extension provides timely, research-based information and education for the families, communities and businesses of Vermont.

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09-15-2014

The How and Why of Fall Foliage

Various parts of the country are known for their vibrant displays of fall foliage colors, none more so that New England and, in particular, Vermont.  It seems odd that we get such joy from the annual death of leaves from “deciduous” trees (those that lost their leaves in fall).  Why leaves change colors in fall, with some ...

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In 2014, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which established the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based research and knowledge to the people.

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