University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities

Agriculture

Vermont's long tradition of quality agricultural practices and pursuits continues to grow -- and UVM Extension is here to provide timely technical resources and information to Vermont farmers. Through partnerships with other non-profit organizations, and state and federal agencies, we bring up-to-date research-based knowledge to Vermont's thriving agricultural community.

Current Topics

07-30-2015

Poultry Producers and Enthusiasts Encouraged To Prepare For Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI)

Vermont State Veterinarian, Dr. Kristin Haas, is encouraging poultry owners, producers and enthusiasts to prepare for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), which is expected to impact the East Coast in the fall of this year or spring of 2016. Since December 2014, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has confirmed ...

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07-09-2015

Stowe Jersey Farm Chosen as Vermont Dairy Farm of Year

Stowe--Keewaydin Farm in Stowe has been named the 2015 Vermont Dairy Farm of the Year.

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