Agriculture News and Events
Starksboro--The owners of Homestead Hops in Starksboro will share their experiences with starting a hopyard at a University of Vermont (UVM) Extension-sponsored field day on Sept. 1.
The Lanphear Family Farm, a 530-cow Holstein dairy in Hyde Park, embodies all that a topnotch dairy operation should including a well-managed herd, high quality milk production, efficient management and strong work ethics.
Sheldon--A summer farm meeting focusing on phosphorus management and conservation tillage practices will be held Aug. 10. The host farm is Machia and Sons Dairy in Sheldon.
Alburgh--The University of Vermont (UVM) Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program will host its annual Crops and Soils Field Day, July 28 in Alburgh.
Burlington--Loïc Dewavrin, a certified organic grain grower, will host a tour of his Québec farm, July 13, for farmers interested in hearing about the methods, management strategies and equipment he uses to produce and process high-quality wheat for flour.