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10/4/13 11:00am - 2:00pm

Seafood Throwdown at Fletcher Allen Health Care

Two Chefs - One Mystery Fish! Fletcher Allen hosts Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance's Seafood Throwdown event to promote sustainable and community-based fisheries

10/8/13 11:00am - 2:00pm

Strategic Forage Planning for Dairy & Ruminant Livestock: On-Farm Workshops from NOFA Vermont

Make use of Willie Gibson, farmers, and dairy/livestock nutritionists at these workshops to help bolster your winter feeding program.

10/9/13

Food Storage Workshop - White River Junction – 10/9

With support from the USDA’s Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NE-SARE) program we will offer five one-day workshops on crop storage throughout Vermont this fall. Workshops will focus on long-term storage of crops for sale through the winter and into early spring, but will be relevant to many agricultural and food storage needs.

10/10/13

Food Storage Workshop - St. Johnsbury – 10/10

With support from the USDA’s Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NE-SARE) program we will offer five one-day workshops on crop storage throughout Vermont this fall. Workshops will focus on long-term storage of crops for sale through the winter and into early spring, but will be relevant to many agricultural and food storage needs.

10/10/13 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Cooking Close to Home Demo at Phoenix Books

Vermont authors Diane Imrie and Richard Jarmusz give a cooking demo as a part of City Market's Eat Local Week!

10/17/13 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Cold Storage Options for Beginning Produce Farmers

Chris Callahan, UVM Extension Ag Engineer will present on biological processes of crops in storage, storage characteristics of various crops, and sizing and design considerations of storage systems. The presentation will include the basics of heating and refrigeration and construction for utility and efficiency (including manufactured boxes, DIY construction, and CoolBots™).

10/22 - 23, 13

Vermont Farm-Based Education Forum: Agritourism, Education and Economics on Your Farm

Vermont Farm-Based Education Forum at Shelburne Farms! Join farmers, farm-based educators and service providers in a two-day exploration of open farms in Vermont and the Northeast. Workshops will discuss the opportunities and challenges that visitors bring to farms, and will share tools for offering memorable, authentic on-farm experiences to your guests. Learn how to use your farm as a classroom, expand opportunities for direct sales, and discover the impact of farm-based education and agritourism on your farm, family, community and beyond.

10/24/13

National Food Day

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and movement for healthy, affordable, and sustainable food. Check out the events taking place in Vermont...

10/24/13 9:00am - 12:00pm

Farmers' Market Regional Roundtable

NOFA-VT in collaboration with the Vermont Farmers Market Association are hosting a series of six regional roundtables across the state and hope you will join us! This roundtable will be in Norwich, VT. RSVPs to erin@nofavt.org are due 10/22.

10/26/13 9:30am - 12:00pm

The Art of Growing Food and Garden Design - A Workshop with Ellen Ogden

Discover how to design a kitchen garden with an eye for productivity, beauty, and flavor with author and kitchen gardener Ellen Ogden.

10/28/13 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Farmers' Market Regional Roundtable

NOFA-VT in collaboration with the Vermont Farmers Market Association are hosting a series of six regional roundtables across the state and hope you will join us! This roundtable will be in the Burlington area. RSVPs to erin@nofavt.org are due 10/24.

10/30/13 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Search for a Good Exit: An Introduction to Ownership Succession Planning (Hartford, VT)

Free seminar on business ownership succession planning, offered by the Vermont Employee Ownership Center. The seminar will feature stories told by business owners who have transitioned ownership in different ways: by selling to family members, to managers, to the broader group of employees, or to an outside investor or strategic buyer. A copy of An Owner's Guide to Business Succession Planning is included.

10/31/13 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Search for a Good Exit: Introduction to Ownership Succession Planning (Warren, VT)

Free seminar on business ownership succession planning, offered by the Vermont Employee Ownership Center. The seminar will feature stories told by business owners who have transitioned ownership in different ways: by selling to family members, to managers, to the broader group of employees, or to an outside investor or strategic buyer. A copy of An Owner's Guide to Business Succession Planning is included.