Agriculture News and Events
Burlington--University of Vermont (UVM) Extension's Northwest Crops and Soils Team has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for industrial hemp research to benefit farmers in Vermont and the region.
St. Albans--Farmers in Vermont and across the U.S. are turning to nutrient management plans as tools to help manage crop nutrients on the farm. By focusing on individual crop needs by field, farmers are able to customize manure and other fertilizer applications so that each field receives just the amount it needs to produce ...
Burlington--A review session and exam for initial certification for the Vermont pesticide applicator license will be offered at two locations in April.
Burlington--University of Vermont (UVM) Extension farm business educators will be available to meet individually with Vermont farmers at several locations in late February and March to provide assistance with farm budgets, update balance sheets or address other financial matters.
Randolph Center--A Midwest farmer with an innovative approach to managing his operation to produce high quality organic dairy products will be the keynote speaker at this year's Vermont Organic Dairy Producers Conference.