Vermont Food System Atlas

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Fresh on the blog: Food Loss Study Reveals Opportunity for Increased Use of Local Food


Center for Ag & Food


Growing health concerns surrounding pesticides, including 2 commonly used in Iowa @IMidwest

Farm to Plate is Vermont’s food system plan being implemented statewide
to increase economic development and jobs in the farm and food sector
and improve access to healthy local food for all Vermonters.

News & Announcements

Online Learning, Global Programs, Farm Enhancements, and Nationwide Leadership: Innovation Thrives in Food Systems Education at Vermont’s Higher Ed Schools

This summer Vermont’s colleges and universities are buzzing with inventive and hands-on learning that drives global food system solutions. The seven members of the Vermont Higher Education Food Systems Consortium are continuing to expand their presence in the nationwide food systems movement, creating pacesetters to lead the charge in the way the nation sources, grows, processes, purchases, regulates, and contemplates food. Together, Vermont’s food systems educators, students, and entrepreneurs are making Vermont a national epicenter of food systems education.

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Community scale biodigester demonstrates renewable energy, waste reduction, and nutrient management in Vermont

Anaerobic digester at Vermont Technical College can be replicated by colleges and municipalities nationwide to keep excess nutrients out of watersheds and food residuals out of landfills while generating renewable electricity

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Vermont Open Farm Week Returns August 15‐21, Celebrates Local Food Origins

Vermont farms welcome the public into the field to dig into the local agricultural economy

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Meetings & Events

Integrative Permaculture Course

Join us at Metta Earth Institute's 2016 Ecological Leadership Intensives for our Integrative Permaculture course. PDC and Advanced PDC!

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VCIH Summer Celebration and Herbal Fair

Join us for live music, herbal product vendors, medicinal plants, herbal mocktails, wood-fired pizza and more! We are also excited to announce that Rosemary Gladstar will be joining us for an inspiring talk to help us celebrate the herbal bounty of summer.

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Farm to Ballet and NOFAvore Social: Earth Sky Time Community Farm

Join NOFA-VT for the 2016 On-Farm Workshop Series!

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Job Listings

Shipping and Receiving Coordinator (Shelburne Farms)

Job Description The role of this position is to fulfill cheese and farm product orders for retail, wholesale, and distributor customers. This position will also transport milk from our dairy located a mile from the cheese room to be crafted into our award winning cheddar. Duties and Responsibilities Manage and perform order fulfillment,…

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Full Sun Company, a Middlebury based culinary oil producer, is seeking applications from a qualified individual to train with our Production Manager in all aspects of oilseed mill operation and mill maintenance. Do you have a recent background in food processing, brewing or distilling? Do you possess solid mechanical…

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Farm Market Assistant (Champlain Orchards)

FARM MARKET ASSISTANT Reports to: Orchard Owners Seasonal position available for a Farm Market Assistant. August – November 2016; should be willing to commit to the full duration of the market season. Full-time, working most weekends Outgoing, enthusiastic, self-motivated, dedicated and dependable with an interest in working with people. An interest and knowledge of local foods…

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