Agriculture News and Events
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.
Alburgh--The 2016 Grain Research Tour, June 28 in Alburgh, offers growers a first-hand look at research trials on new varieties, management strategies and equipment for commercial small grains production.
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.