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Agronomy Plus Meetings Cover Wide Range of Topics

Burlington--The 2016 Vermont Agronomy Plus meetings, scheduled for seven Vermont locations in February, will give farmers an opportunity to learn from state and nationally recognized experts on a range of important topics.

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Hop Conference Features Speakers from U.S. and Abroad

Colchester--Northeast hop growers will have an opportunity to hear from an international slate of experts at the seventh annual Hop Conference, Feb. 19, in Colchester.

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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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