Finding the Balance in Times of Change

2020 Vermont Grazing & Livestock Conference Coming to Fairlee January 17 & 18

The 24th Annual Vermont Grazing and Livestock Conference will return to Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, Vermont on January 17-18.  The event is for farmers to learn about grazing essentials, soil health, advanced sheep and cattle genetics, pastured pork, current research and other practices - and enjoy the opportunity to network with fellow farme

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irrigation lines

UVM & the USDA Northeast Climate Hub to Host Specialty Crop Water Symposium for Agriculture Professionals and Researchers December 2019

Agricultural professionals know: water management on farms, whether too much or too little, is one of the most important issues facing the agricultural sector in a changing climate. 

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Joshua, Becky & irrigation lines in a field on the farm.

Climate Adaptation Fellows Website Launched

How are the region's farmers dealing with the new normal that growing seasons present?  What happens in an excessively wet spring?  A near-drought July?  When the harvest season sees frequent deluges?

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