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Training and Savings Program for Vermont’s Next Generation of Farmers Seeks Youth Participants!

Burlington, VT – Know of a young person, age 14-21, who is ready to prepare for a future in agriculture?

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UVM Receives Two $500,000 Grants from the USDA

Faculty in the University of Vermont’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have received two $500,000 grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The grants are part of a USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture initiative designed to increase prosperity in rural America. 

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Assistance Available to Farms on Budgets and Farm Finances

Burlington--Farmers who would like assistance with their farm budget or other financial matters may book a private appointment with a University of Vermont (UVM) Extension farm business specialist in March.

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Two-Day Conference Explores Agritourism Opportunities

Rutland--Whether offering a farm stay experience, farm stand, pick-your-own operation or barn tours for groups, many Vermont farms are turning to agritourism, education and direct sales to supplement their farm income and increase profits.

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