University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities

Regional Sustainable Agriculture Events

Mon
Feb 26

Nutrient Management for Vegetable Farmers

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, 140 Kennedy DriveSouth Burlington, VT 05403

Writing a Produce Safety Plan for your Fruit & Vegetable Farm

12:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Center for an Agricultural Economy / Vermont Food Venture Center

Tue
Feb 27

Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture Winter Workshop: Farmer to Farmer

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
World War II Club, 50 Conz. St. Northampton

Thu
Mar 1

Feed Back: growing and sharing the abundance

8:00 am to 6:00 pm
The Wild Center, 45 Museum Drive, Tupper Lake, NY 12986UnitedStates

No-Till & Cover Crop Symposium

8:30 am to 5:00 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton in Burlington, Vt.

Best Management Practices for Equines

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Strafford Saddlery, 5967 Woodstock Rd. (Route #4), Quechee, VT

Fri
Mar 2

Nutrient Management for Vegetable Farmers

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Rutland (UVM Extension, 271 N. Main St.)

Sat
Mar 3

Spring Growth Conference

10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Common Ground Education Center, Unity, Maine

Sun
Mar 4

Lambing Clinic

10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Shelburne Farms

Tue
Mar 6

2018 Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Pkwy, Liverpool, New York 13088

Thu
Mar 8

Farm Labor Models in Practice: Mentoring and Managing Staff for Your Farm's Success

10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Common Ground Education Center, Unity. Maine

Fri
Mar 9

Vermont Organic Dairy Producers Conference

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Judd Hall, Vermont Technical College Randolph Center, Vermont

Sat
Mar 10

ORGANICCONN

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Danbury, CT

The Law and Systemic Change

1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
TBD

Sun
Mar 11

Spiritual Gardening: Dowsing & Agriculture

1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Earthwise Farm & Forest (341 Macintosh Hill Rd., Randolph, VT 05060)

Tue
Mar 13

Adding Pastured Hogs to Diversified Dairy or Crop Farm; Farm Start-Up Opportunities

10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Jordan Hall at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 630 West North Street, in Geneva, NY

Wed
Mar 14

Yogurt Production 3 Day Training (3/14-3/16)

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Vermont Tech Norwich Farms (723 Turnpike Rd. Norwich, VT)

Creative Solutions, Persistent Challenges: Land Access For New Farmers

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Bethany Church, 32 Main Street, Randolph

Thu
Mar 15

2018 Vermont Organic Dairy Producers Conference

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Judd Hall, Vermont Technical College, Randolph Center, VT

Yogurt Production 3 Day Training (3/14-3/16)

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Vermont Tech Norwich Farms (723 Turnpike Rd. Norwich, VT)

Fri
Mar 16

Nutrient Management for Vegetable Farmers

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Morrisville (River Arts, 74 Pleasant St.)

Yogurt Production 3 Day Training (3/14-3/16)

9:00 am to 9:30 am
Vermont Tech Norwich Farms (723 Turnpike Rd. Norwich, VT)

Tue
Mar 20

Farmers Market Conference

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Vermont Law School (164 Chelsea StreetSouth Royalton, VT)

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Morrisville, 1-866-260-5603

Wed
Mar 21

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Bennington, 1-800-287-1552

Western PA Grazing Conference (3/21-3/22)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Trinity Point Church of God, Clarion, PA

Thu
Mar 22

14th Annual Grain Growers Conference

9:00 am to 5:30 pm
The Essex Resot & Spa

Business Clinics

11:00 am to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Middlebury, 1-800-956-1125

Sun
Mar 25

Butter, Yogurt and Cheese Making Class

1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Earthwise Farm & Forest (341 Macintosh Hill RdRandolph, VT 05060)

Wed
Mar 28

Dairy Farm Tour Workshop

9:30 am to 2:00 pm
Stonewall Farm (242 Chesterfield RoadKeene, NH 03431)

Thu
Mar 29

Are You Robbing Your Pastures to Feed Your Livestock Program

12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Dryden Fire Hall, 26 North St, Dryden, NY

Beginning Poultry

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
MOFGA's Education Center in Unity, Maine

Mon
Apr 2

Food Justice Certified Training (3 Days 4/2-4/5)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wollman Hill Conference Center, Deerfield, MA

Tue
Apr 3

Food Justice Certified Training (3 Days 4/2-4/5)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wollman Hill Conference Center, Deerfield, MA

Wed
Apr 4

Food Justice Certified Training (3 Days 4/2-4/5)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wollman Hill Conference Center, Deerfield, MA

Grow Your Own Organic Garden

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
TBD

Thu
Apr 5

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 4:30 pm
UVM Extension, South Burlington, 1-800-751-0668

Food Justice Certified Training (3 Days 4/2-4/5)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wollman Hill Conference Center, Deerfield, MA

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, St. Albans, 1-800-639-2130

Mon
Apr 9

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Morrisville, 1-866-260-5603

Wed
Apr 11

Business Clinics

11:00 am to 2:30 pm
UVM Extension, Middlebury, 1-800-956-1125

Thu
Apr 12

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 2:30 pm
UVM Extension, Bennington, 1-800-287-1552

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Newport, 1-866-260-5561

Mon
Apr 16

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, St. Albans, 1-800-639-2130

Thu
Apr 19

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Morrisville, 1-866-260-5603

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Berlin, 1-866-860-1382

Tue
Apr 24

Business Clinics

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
UVM Extension, Newport, 1-866-260-5561

Wed
Apr 25

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 2:30 pm
UVM Extension, Brattleboro,

Thu
Apr 26

Business Clinics

9:00 am to 2:30 pm
UVM Extension, Rutland, 1-800-278-6977

Sat
May 12

Management Intensive Grazing for the Diversified Farm

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Earthwise Farm & Forest, Bethel, VT

Sun
May 20

The Family Cow: The ins and outs of caring for your milk cow & calf

12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Earthwise Farm and Forest, located in Bethel, VT

Sat
Jun 2

Strolling of the Heifers

10:00 am to 10:15 am
Brattleboro's Historic Main Street