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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

New Transdisciplinary PhD Program in Food Systems Offered at UVM

UVM's new transdisciplinary doctoral program in food systems is the first of its kind in the nation and will play a role in developing this emerging field of scholarship.

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City Market 2015 Patronage Refund

City Market is excited to announce our 2015 Patronage Refund checks to Members have been mailed out to over 11,280 members. Member purchases totaled almost 68% of Co-op sales in fiscal year 2015, and the City Market Board of Directors has voted to return over $926,000 in cash to Members as this year’s Patronage Refund. On November 6, the Co-op mailed checks to 11,280 Members, with an average check of $82. Almost four cents of every dollar eligible Members spent is being refunded.

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Skinny Pancake To Open in Hanover, NH

The Skinny Pancake will be opening a new 4,000 sq ft location in the heart of downtown Hanover, NH in the Spring of 2016. With a mission of building a healthier, safer and more delicious foodshed while creating everyday enjoyment that is fun and affordable, the Skinny Pancake will return hundreds of thousands of dollars back into the Upper Valley economy in the form of purchases from local farms and food producers.

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Meetings & Events

BioEnergy - Biomass to Biofuels Course

"BioEnergy - Biomass to Biofuels course", 2015 Fall Semester, University of Vermont. September 18, 2015 to December 09, 2015 on-campus classes on Fridays (4:05 pm - 7:05 pm), and field trips on Saturdays (10:00 am - 1:00 pm); no classes during the regular breaks/holidays.

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City Market COTS Tree Sale

Our 18th Annual COTS Tree Sale starts Wednesday, December 2, 2015! We'll once again be selling fresh, local balsams from Moffatt’s Tree Farm in Craftsbury, Vermont for $35 each (all sizes).

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RAP Public Meeting Presentation and Public Comment Period

VAAFM will host this public meeting and others throughout the state to discuss new water quality programming and legislation with the agricultural community and to invite public comment. The purpose of this meeting is to present VAAFM's draft RAPs for water quality, and provide an opportunity for public comment.

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Job Listings

General Manager - Hanover (Skinny Pancake)

General Manager, The Skinny Pancake, Hanover NH. The Skinny Pancake is looking for a natural born leader in local food and customer service to spearhead our new Hanover, NH location, which is currently under construction and will be our largest location yet. We are on a mission to change the world…

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Vermont Healthy Food in Health Care Ambassador (Health Care Without Harm)

Organization Overview: Health Care Without Harm seeks to transform the health sector worldwide, without compromising patient safety or care, so that it becomes ecologically sustainable and a leading advocate for environmental health and justice.  With offices in the United States, Europe, Latin America, and Asia, HCWH is an international coalition of hospitals…

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Second Cook (Sterling College)

Sterling College and the Rian Fried Center for Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems invite applications for a full-time staff position as Second Cook in the Kitchen to begin immediately. The Second Cook will work closely with Sous Chefs and the Executive Chef.  Some aspects of the job include: Prepare, cook and serve…

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