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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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Organic Dairy Workshops Feature Info on Fall Feeds, Cow Health and More

Burlington--The 2015 Summer Organic Dairy Series continues this fall with three workshops, each focusing on a different success strategy for organic dairy farmers.

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Morningstar Meadows Farm to Host Field Day on Dry Beans and Grains

Glover--On Sept. 10 farmers will have the opportunity to learn how a farm in Glover has found success growing organic dry beans and grains for both human consumption and animal feed. 

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UVM Extension Projects Awarded Market Development Grants

Burlington--University of Vermont (UVM) Extension projects on assessing the commercial viability of elderberries as a niche crop for Vermont and helping new American farmers establish a stronger market presence were among the 36 projects statewide that were awarded Local Food Market Development grants this year.

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