Agroecology in Action

Undergraduate students gain meaningful research and outreach experience through Agroecology Extension Summer Research Fellowship.
students standing in rows of crops looking for pests and making notes

There’s no place Charlotte Smith would have rather spent her summer than on farms in Vermont scouting for bugs.

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Eight undergraduate scholars and their leader in front of campus building

Lake Champlain Sea Grant Announces 2021-22 UVM Scholars

Lake Champlain Sea Grant at the University of Vermont has announced the recipients of its inaugural undergraduate scholarship for 2021-2022. Eight UVM undergraduates in three academic units on campus have each been granted a 15-month Sea Grant Scholarship that includes a financial award, an internship experience, and professional development opportunities.

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Dairy cows in an open air barn eating silage.

Optimizing Soil Health to Fight Climate Change

Over the past decade, Vermont dairy farmers have taken steps to become more sustainable through on-farm practices like cover cropping, conservation tillage and other soil health management strategies. Now, a team of University of Vermont researchers has joined a nationwide effort to quantify the impact of these practices and evaluate the potential for the U.S.

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Plant and Soil Science Raymond Seminar Series

Join us for our weekly seminar series featuring special guests, faculty, graduate students presenting on a variety of topics. Seminars are held Fridays from 1-2 p.m. in 112 Jeffords Hall during the academic year.

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This seminar series is made possible by the William T. Raymond Memorial Fund.