University of Vermont

Vermont New Farmer Project Vermont New Farmer Project

About Us

Welcome! You've found your access point to all the organizations, services, and educational opportunities for Vermont's new and aspiring farmers. We strive to keep our information current, comprehensive and easy to use.

We're here to help you connect with online and on-the-ground resources that will help you start and grow your farm business.
Learn More

Technical Assistance

Business Clinics

— UVM Extension farm business educators are available to work one-on-one with farmers. Bring financial statements, recent records and questions for a 90-minute private meeting. Get help with financial statements or feedback on your business/feasibility plan. Offered at multiple locations, March 14 – 31. $25. Register online.

Labor Management

Farmer giving directions to worker

Tools & Survey

— New publications and online tools are available to help produce farmers with labor management decision making. Additionally, a multi-state research team is seeking farmer input to help develop additional resources to help small- and medium-sized farms hire, train and retain productive employees. Learn more and complete the survey.

Quick Links

From Our Blog

Our rotating slate of bloggers bring you updates on topics relevant to beginning farmers.

Contact Us

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon