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6/18 - 9/9/14

Summer Organic Dairy Series

Learn all summer about local Dairy across VT.

8/23/14 10:00am - 9/2/14 12:00am

Champlain Valley Fair 2014

For the last week in August, attend the Champlain Valley Fair for numerous activites, vendors, music etc. and see what this annual traditional is all about!

8/29 - 9/7/14

Vermont State Fair

Come see the diverse attractions of the Vermont State Fair in Rutland VT!

9/5/14 8:00am - 9/7/14 5:00pm

Skilled Butchers Academy: Food Safety and Sanitation

Looking to start or grow a poultry or livestock processing business? Call 802-382-1004 for more information or to enroll.

9/7/14 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Rural Vermont & the Farm of Milk & Honey Host Raw Milk Open Barn Party, Sunday Sept 7th

Raw Milk Open Barn Party on Sunday, September 7th from 1-4 pm at the Farm of Milk & Honey, located at 663 Doyle Road in Washington. Rural Vermont partners with the farm to host this free and family-friendly event to celebrate raw milk with live music, milk & cookies, farm tours, and more! Contact Rural Vermont at (802) 223-7222, visit www.ruralvermont.org for more info, and RSVP on the Farm of Milk & Honey Facebook event page.

9/7/14 5:00pm - 8:30pm

Twilight in the Meadow

RAFFL's 6th annual fundraiser event at Beaver Meadow Farm in Shrewsbury, VT.

9/9/14 5:00pm - 7:00pm

FREE Intervale Pollinator Walk with John Hayden

Join us for a FREE Intervale Pollinator Walk with John Hayden of The Farm Between. We'll spend an evening in the field to learn how we can support native pollinators in our own backyards. Presented by the Intervale Center in partnership with Healthy Living Market & Cafe.

9/11/14 8:00am - 9/13/14 6:00pm

Tunbridge World's Fair

Did you know that the Tunbridge World’s Fair is an agricultural non-profit, and all proceeds go back to the infrastructure, programs and projects on the grounds!? Check out the fair this September and all the exciting new events, music, vendors and more that the 2014 Tunbridge World's Fair has to offer!

9/12/14 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Sustainable Agriculture and Resistance: Transforming Food Production in Cuba

Fernando Funes Aguilar Professor and Researcher at Agricultural Experimental Station Indio Hatuey, Matanzas, Cuba

9/14/14 11:00am - 6:00pm

TOUR de GOAT

Bike tour followed by a goat roast and festivities!

9/16/14 9:00am - 9/17/14 1:00pm

VDIA/VFD Fall Conference and Annual Meetings

Aspiring, active and retired producers, service providers, educators, regulators, legislators, and all other dairy industry members are invited. An outstanding lineup of speakers will inform and inspire participants regarding regulatory issues, consumer perceptions, and business excellence in the interests of supporting dairy industry success in the 21st century.

9/16/14 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Slow Money Vermont Launch

Slow Money founder, Woody Tasch, to speak at Slow Money Vermont launch event to connect entrepreneurs, investors, and service providers and share vision for 21st Century Main Street investing to support a viable and sustainable agricultural economy in Vermont and the region

9/19 - 21, 14

Eat X NE

Eat X NE will strengthen Vermont’s local food movement by welcoming the entire community to a free, all-ages festival that aims to raise over $20,000 in donations to local food non-profits, educates entrepreneurs, families and gardeners on the business, preparation and cultivation of local food and celebrates our vibrant culinary tradition through fun gatherings at the peak of our abundant harvest.

9/20/14 10:00am - 4:00pm

Shelburne Farms 36th Annual Harvest Festival

Come celebrate Vermont farm and forestry traditions through connections with food, agriculture, and community! This day-long festival features music, storytelling, hands-on activities for children, traditional craft demonstrations, educational exhibits on Vermont’s agricultural, environmental, and energy future.

9/21/14 9:00am - 4:00pm

Tour de Farms

Delicious foods, delightful bicycling, and spectacular scenery are in store for all who participate in the 7th Annual Tour de Farms! Scheduled for Sunday, September 21, 2014 in Shoreham, VT. Visit acornvt.org to register!

9/22/14 2:30pm - 6:00pm

Making it Work: Efficient Poultry Production and Processing

Tour Maple Wind Farm's new processing facility while discussing the production system, equipment and infrastructure; challenges to profitable poultry management; and efficiency improvements. Followed by a cooking demo and tasting!

9/24/14 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Crafting Meaningful Experiences for Your Farm Visitors

For farmers, educators, community members and everyone in between who are interested in farm-based education and agritourism.

9/27 - 28, 14

From Forest to Table

VT Fine Woodworking, Furniture & Forest Festival celebrates the tables that serve local food bounty

9/27/14 9:30am - 12:30pm

Hunger Free Vermont's 18th Annual Hike for Hunger

Join Hunger Free Vermont for the 18th annual Hike for Hunger. The Hike for Hunger is a fun opportunity to come together as a community to raise awareness and support to eliminate hunger in Vermont. Enjoy a beautiful fall morning walk, yoga with Evolution Yoga, pizza from the NOFA-VT pizza oven, live bluegrass music, and more! Each day we work to help feed children, families, and neighbors as well as teach communities to cook. In order to reach even more Vermonters, we need your help!

9/27/14 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fresh Tracks Farm 3rd Annual Harvestival

The third annual Harvest Festival at Fresh Tracks Farm is upon us, and we cordially invite you to visit the winery on Saturday, September 27th to celebrate the beauty of harvest!

9/28/14 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Garden Harvest Party

Celebrate the harvest season with gardeners and friends 3-6pm Sunday, Sept. 28, at Winooski Valley Park District’s Ethan Allen Homestead in Burlington. Free veggie burgers and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, kids’ activities, bike smoothies, music by youth members of the Woodbury Strings Fiddle Club, garden and trails tours at 3:15 and 4pm, and more! Bring your favorite garden side dish to share or a donation of $5. Everyone welcome! Presented by the Vermont Community Garden Network in partnership with Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront/Burlington Area Community Gardens, Winooski Valley Park District, VNA Family Room, New Farms for New Americans, Grow Team O.N.E. and City Market. Join the Facebook event and invite your friends. For more information, call (802) 861-4769.

9/30/14 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Season Extension and Winter Storage: Luna Bleu Farm

Join organic farmers Tim Sanford and Suzanne Long, of Luna Bleu Farm, as they share experiences and methods for supplying their winter CSA and farmers’ markets. We’ll also tour their recently expanded storage facilities and learn tips for maximizing the storage life of fall-harvested crops.