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New Farmer Project Calendar

Thu
Jun 22

Ethical Slaughter & Butchery (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Holistic Livestock Husbandry with Dr. Temple Grandin and Others (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Fri
Jun 23

Ethical Slaughter & Butchery (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Holistic Livestock Husbandry with Dr. Temple Grandin and Others (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Sat
Jun 24

Wool Handling Course (Two-Day Event 6/24 & 6/25)

8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Vermont Technical College, Little Red Schoolhouse, Randolph Ctr., VT

Sun
Jun 25

Wool Handling Course (Two-Day Event 6/24 & 6/25)

8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Vermont Technical College Little Red Schoolhouse, Randolph Ctr., VT

Mon
Jun 26

Charcuterie: Artisanal Preparation & Preservation of Meat (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common VT<

Grazing & Soil Building (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Tue
Jun 27

Charcuterie: Artisanal Preparation & Preservation of Meat (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common VT<

Grazing & Soil Building (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Mad River Valley Pasture Walk: Woodchip Yard & Pastures

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Kenyon's Farm, 3337 Main St., Waitsfield, VT

Webinar: Working with Biochar on a No-Till Farm

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Online at https://tufts.webex.com/tufts/j.php?MTID=mccf77b61b6d611dcce36a6bac307ea0d

Wed
Jun 28

Charcuterie: Artisanal Preparation & Preservation of Meat (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common VT<

Grazing & Soil Building (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Thu
Jun 29

Charcuterie: Artisanal Preparation & Preservation of Meat (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common VT<

Grazing & Soil Building (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Grass-Fed Dairy Production

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Fri
Jun 30

Charcuterie: Artisanal Preparation & Preservation of Meat (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common VT<

Grazing & Soil Building (Five-day intensive 6/26 - 6/30)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Sat
Jul 8

Storing Carbon & Utilizing Nutrients: Waste as a Resource, Hands-On Workshop

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wild Roots Farm, 195 Harvey Rd., Bristol, VT

Sun
Jul 9

Thu
Jul 13

Sheep & Goat Parasite Control Workshop & Field Day (URI Event)

9:00 am to 6:00 pm
University of Rhode Island, Peckham Farm and Kingston Campus, RI

Sat
Jul 15

Social Media Marketing Workshop

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
UVM Extension, 327 Route 302, Barre, VT

Mon
Jul 17

Farmstead Toolmaking (5-Day Intensive 7/17 - 7/21)

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Farmstead Toolmaking

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Tue
Jul 18

Farmstead Toolmaking

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Wed
Jul 19

Farmstead Toolmaking

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Thu
Jul 20

Farmstead Toolmaking

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Grass Fed: Using Animals to Harness Solar Energy (Pasture Walk with Vermont Land Trust)

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Place Pastures, 1368 West St., Cornwall, VT

Fri
Jul 21

Farmstead Toolmaking

8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Sat
Jul 22

Agricultural Distilling Course (Two-Day Course 7/22 & 7/23)

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Hooker Mountain Farm, Lovely Road, Cabot, VT

Sun
Jul 23

Agricultural Distilling (Two-Day Course 7/22 & 7/23)

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Hooker Mtn. Farm, 1193 Lovely Rd., Cabot, VT

Mon
Jul 31

Organic Dairy Transition: Developing a Grazing System

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Molly Brook Farm, 39 Cow Hill Rd., W. Danville, VT

Sat
Aug 5

Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Incubator Farm (NOFA-NY event)

3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Groundswell Incubator Farm; 100 Rachel Carson Way; Ithaca, NY

Sun
Aug 6

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

Mon
Aug 7

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 8/7 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Tue
Aug 8

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Wed
Aug 9

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Thu
Aug 10

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Fri
Aug 11

Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses & Cattle (Six-day intensive 8/6 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
16 Sterling Dr. Craftsbury Common, VT

New Pastoralism & Innovative Entrepreneurship (Five-day intensive 6/19 - 6/23)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr., Craftsbury Common, VT

Sat
Aug 12

Pollinator Habitat and Forage Strips

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wild Roots Farm, 195 Harvey Rd., Bristol, VT

Thu
Aug 17

Starting with Heifers: Growing Into an Organic Dairy (NOFA-NY event)

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Vision-Hope Dairy, 46 Springbrook Rd., Pulaski, NY

Thu
Aug 31

Building an Organic Dairy from the Soil Up (NOFA-NY event)

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Triple 3 Livestock, 597 McLean Road, Cortland, NY

Sat
Sep 9

Pasture Management & Livestock Integration Workshop

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wild Roots Farm, 195 Harvey Rd., Bristol, VT

Sun
Sep 10

The Integrated Farm (NOFA-MASS event)

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Many Hands Organic Farm, Barre, MA

Wed
Sep 13

Equipment Tutorial For Small Farmers (NOFA-NY event)

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Remembrance Farm, 6294 Searsburg Rd.,Trumansburg, NY

Thu
Sep 28

George Cook's Retirement Celebration

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
TBD

Fri
Oct 13

Grass-Based Dairy Management (NOFA-NY event)

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Autumn Valley Farm, 1644 County Highway 39, Worchester, NY