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New Farmer Project Calendar

Thu
Jul 20

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 8/7 - 8/11)

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sterling College, 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

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

Mon
Aug 14

Grass-Fed and Grass-Finished: Beyond the Basics with Jim Gerrish

10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Lucas Cattle Company, 37 Old Sawmill Rd., Orwell, VT

Tue
Aug 15

Philo Ridge Pasture Walk & Field Day

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Philo Ridge Farm, Charlotte, VT

Thu
Aug 17

Is the Public Really Safe on Your Farm? Learning the Keys to Success in Agritourism

9:45 am to 4:00 pm
NH Fire Academy, 98 Smokey Bear Blvd, Concord, NH

Grass-fed Beef: Optimizing Productivity & Profitability with Jim Gerrish

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Greater Hardwick-Greensboro Area

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

Fri
Aug 25

Soil Health for Profitability & Resilience

10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Fairmount Dairy Farm, 783 S. Albany Rd., Craftsbury, VT

Tue
Aug 29

Rotational Dairy Grazing (NOFA-NY event)

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Echo-Valley Farm, 492 Marshville Road, Canajoharie, NY

Wed
Aug 30

Pasture Management- Recovery After a Drought

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Beidler Family Farm, 821 South Randolph Rd, Randolph Ctr., VT

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 - Please RSVP by 8/31

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
The Charlmont Restaurant and Pub, Morrisville

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

Thu
Nov 30

23rd Annual Dairy Sheep Symposium

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Estrimont Suites & Spas, Orford, Sherbrooke, Quebec, CA

Fri
Dec 1

23rd Annual Dairy Sheep Symposium

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Estrimont Suites & Spas, Orford, Sherbrooke, Quebec, CA

Sat
Dec 2

23rd Annual Dairy Sheep Symposium

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Estrimont Suites & Spas, Orford, Sherbrooke, Quebec, CA