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The Champlain Valley Crop, Soil and Pasture Team is a group of UVM Extension professionals and partners working to provide technical assistance to Vermont Farmers in the Lake Champlain Watershed. We strive to bring you research-based knowledge that has practical applications on your farm, and address many production-related issues associated with water quality and farm profitability.

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No-Till & Cover Crop Symposium

No-Till and Cover Crop Symposium 2018

Save the Date: February 28, 2019

6th Annual No-Till Cover Crop Symposium

Location: DoubleTree by Hilton (formerly the Sheraton Burlington Hotel and Conference Center) in Burlington, Vt.

From dry conditions to wet conditions, come discuss with local farmers how adopting cover crops and no-till is helping them save fuel, money and improve crop yield. Talk to ag dealers, learn about funding programs, get updated on the latest research and approaches across the country, and help lead the soil health movement. Details coming soon.

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Grazing Management Course

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Join us to learn good grazing practices and develop a grazing plan that meets NRCS standards. Fee is $40 which includes The Art and Science of Grazing by Sarah Flack. More details on this course.

Interested? Contact Grazing Outreach Professional Cheryl Cesario, cheryl.cesario@uvm.edu; (802) 388-4969 x346

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Published June 2018

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