University of Vermont

Common Ground Student-Run Educational Farm

Quick Facts about Common Ground

  • Located in South Burlington, UVM Horticulture research Farm-Green Mountain Drive
  • 100% UVM student run farm
  • 3 acres of rotating crops
  • Works with Campus Kitchen at UVM to provide fresh, local veggies for weekly meals at the food shelf
  • Partners with Campus Kitchen on Jeffords urban garden to grow food for Chittenden County food shelf
  • Fall produce stand in front of UVM library
  • Funding comes for Student Governement Association, fundraising, and CSA sales
  • Low-risk farm education programs
  • Organic farm
  • Born in 1994
  • Club named after "Common Ground" restaurant in Brattleboro
  • Most seeds come from High Mowing Seeds, Johnny's, and FedCO 

Last modified December 16 2011 02:49 AM

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