Name

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Email

Name

Pasture Technical Coordinator Juan Alvez

Juan Alvez

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Extension Research Associate

  • Sustainable agriculture and environment
  • Grazing management
  • Agroecology
  • Ecosystems services
  • Conservation and green markets
  • Find me on LinkedIn

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Director, UVM Center for Sustainable Agriculture; Extension Associate Professor; Nutrition Specialist

  • Food Security
  • Food Access
  • Farm to School
  • Nutrition Education Theory and Practice
  • Food Systems

Name

Jenn Colby of the Pasture Program

Jenn Colby

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Pasture Program

  • Grazing
  • Grass-based livestock production
  • Swine
  • Small ruminants

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Research Assistant Professor and Farming and Climate Change Program Coordinator

  • Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Water management in agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Nutrient fate and transport
  • Agricultural hydrology
  • Soil and water resource engineering
  • Alternative treatment for agricultural wastewaters

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Education Program Coordinator

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Grazing Specialist

  • Grazing
  • Grass-based livestock production
  • Grazing plans

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Communications Specialist

  • Communication
  • Community Engagement
  • Storytelling
  • Project Management

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Sustainable Agriculture Outreach Specialist

  • Climate change and economic assessment
  • Sustainability communication and outreach
  • New farmer and women in agriculture education and training
  • New agricultural product development

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Agronomy Outreach Specialist

  • Environmental conservation in agricultural landscapes
  • Soil nutrient management
  • Cross-cultural communication

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Water Quality Research Technician

  • Water quality monitoring
  • Field research support
  • Water quality field operations
  • Landscape plant establishment and maintenance

Name

Liz Kenton

Liz Kenton

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Youth Agricultural Individual Development Account Coordinator

  • Positive youth development
  • Experiential education
  • Tractor safety
  • Cross-cultural communication

Name

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Andrew May

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Grazing & Livestock Coordinator

Community Food Systems
Agricultural Research and Outreach
Program Coordination
Systems Thinking and Planning

Name

image description:woman in baseball cap and denim clothes sitting in the grass with two brown grazing cows nearby

Amber Reed

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Pasture Technical Assistance

  • Grazing Systems and Grazing Plans
  • Pastured: Beef, Dairy, Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Chickens, and Ducks
  • Management related Animal Health issues
  • Livestock Water systems for summer and winter
  • Fencing and paddock design

Title  /  Areas of Expertise

Pasture Program Assistant

  • Outreach
  • Swine
  • Small Ruminants
  • Poultry
  • Rabbits

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