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07-07-2015

Field Day Planned To Help Broaden Awareness of AgrAbility Services

West Addison--The Vermont AgrAbility Project will host its second annual Farmers' Field Day, July 30, in West Addison.

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07-07-2015

Annual Crops and Soils Field Day Planned For July 23 in Alburgh

Alburgh--Farmers are invited to the Borderview Research Farm in Alburgh on July 23 for the annual Crops and Soils Field Day hosted by the University of Vermont (UVM) Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program.

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06-26-2015

Keeping Vermont Produce Safe From Farm to Table

We all enjoy food and want to know wherever we purchase our food that it is safe. Retailers want consumers to feel and be safe so they are looking for assurance from growers that food is being handled using best food safety practices. The new federal law, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), targets large-scale producers with ...

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06-25-2015

On-Farm Irrigation Workshop Coming July 16, 2015

Farmers are invited to a free workshop to learn about drip irrigation systems.  Please register here.

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06-18-2015

Organic Dairy Workshops Provide Strategies for Success

Burlington--The University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program and the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT) are teaming up this summer to offer six workshops on success strategies for organic dairy farmers.

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