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VT Digger Reports on UVM Agronomist’s Work with Hops

Heather Darby, an agronomist with UVM extension, is profiled in a VT Digger article about her work to support hops production in the northeast. Darby successfully spearheaded a $130,000 grant from the EPA to aid in her research, where she will be studying environmentally-friendly ways to work with the pests this new crop can face. Read the story…