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VT Farm Show Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration is Open!

Plan to spend time at the VT Farm Show at the Champlain Valley Expo in February! The Farm Show organizers continue to seek ways to broaden participation in and attendance at the Farm Show. The theme this year is: From Farm to Consumer: Showcasing Vermont's Agricultural Diversity and Providing an Inspiration for the Future.

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ACORN’s Annual Meeting Includes Panel of Four Women Working in Local Food and Agriculture

ACORN’s Annual Meeting will feature a panel with four women who work in diverse parts of the Champlain Valley food and farming community to discuss some of local food’s challenges and opportunities, including access, education, farming, labor and procurement.

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NRCS in Vermont Announces Conservation Funding Opportunities and Ranking Dates for Fiscal Year 2022

While USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) accepts applications for these programs year-round, producers and landowners should apply by state-specific, ranking dates to be considered for this year’s funding.

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Vermont Food System Podcast Releases 2nd Season

Root Words, a podcast produced by Vermont Farmers Food Center and Shrewsbury Agricultural Education & Arts Foundation (SAGE) kicks off its second season on November 1st, exploring how a range of Vermonters interact and experience their foodways. Find it where you get your podcasts.

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Expanding Farm to School Throughout Windham County

Chroma Technology Supports Growth of Farm to School in the WNESU

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Celebrating a Farm to School Champion in Dummerston

In honor of National Farm to School Month, Food Connects is celebrating Julianne Eagan as a Farm to School (FTS) Champion!

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New Program to Help Vermont Dairy Farm Families Evaluate Their Options for the Future

Free intra-family mediation and counseling available to Vermont dairy farms.

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Farm Aid 2021 Welcomes Salvation Farms

Each year, Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews and Margo Price host a Farm Aid festival to bring together a wide variety of artists, farmers and fans for one mission: keeping family farmers on the land. Farm Aid 2021 was held last weekend, on Saturday September 25th in Hartford, Connecticut and Vermont’s own Salvation Farms was invited to participate in the Festival’s HOMEGROWN Village...

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Working Lands Enterprise Board Releases Request For Applications

Business and Producer Association Grants Request For Applications

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The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) is seeking a JEDI consultant

Our team is excited to announce and release a Request for Proposals to build upon the work initiated by VAAFM’s internal Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accountability (IDEA group).

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