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Vernon Grubinger

Extension Professor: Vegetable & Berry Specialist


(802) 257-7967 x303

11 University Way, Suite 4, Brattleboro, VT
Profile & Education

Extension Professor, Vern Grubinger is the vegetable and berry specialist at the University of Vermont. He also serves as coordinator of USDA's Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program (SARE), which annually awards nearly $4 million in grants to researchers, educators and farmers across the 12 Northeast states.

Vern also provides leadership to the eXtension Farm Energy community of practice.

  • Ph.D, Cornell University - Vegetable Crops
  • M.S., Cornell University - Agronomy
  • B.S. University of Massachusetts - Plant and Soil Science
Areas of Expertise

Commercial horticulture, soil health, organic and sustainable agriculture


Last modified January 10 2014 10:24 AM