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UVM Extension Gets Grant to Improve Health of Farm Soils

St. Albans--To improve the health of farm soils and help protect water quality, University of Vermont (UVM) Extension was awarded a two-year grant to work with farmers to reduce fall tillage in fields located in the St. Albans Bay of Lake Champlain.

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Vt. Agency of Ag Instructions for Poultry Owners to Prepare for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI)

For poultry producers, owners, enthusiasts and interested citizens

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Ag Safety Is Not Just a Slogan, It's a Lifestyle

The theme for National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 20 to 26, is "Ag Safety is not just a slogan, it's a lifestyle."

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Organic Dairy Workshops Feature Info on Fall Feeds, Cow Health and More

Burlington--The 2015 Summer Organic Dairy Series continues this fall with three workshops, each focusing on a different success strategy for organic dairy farmers.

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Morningstar Meadows Farm to Host Field Day on Dry Beans and Grains

Glover--On Sept. 10 farmers will have the opportunity to learn how a farm in Glover has found success growing organic dry beans and grains for both human consumption and animal feed. 

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