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F2P Network Member Events

Apply Today for the Vermont Family Farmer of the Month Award
Applications are open once again for the Vermont Family Farmer of the Month award. Each month, this fund makes a financial award of $12,000 to a Vermont family farmer for Read More
Coloring Community: Celebrate Agriculture in Vermont
The Center for an Agricultural Economy (CAE) works in all aspects of the food system in support of rural food businesses, farms, and communities. They work alongside neighbors and partners Read More
$1 Million Working Lands ARPA Funded Primary Producer Grant Opportunity Now Open
Producers of major agricultural and forest products can now apply for $50 to $250K Vermont Working Lands grants November 1, 2022 | Montpelier, VT – Primary producers of farm and Read More
UVM Extension Master Gardener Course-2023
Registration for the 2023 Extension Master Gardener course is open! The UVM Extension Master Gardener Course is our 16-week online signature course. It covers the fundamentals of home gardening including Read More
VHCB’s Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program Awards nearly $800,000 to 39 Farm & Forest Businesses to Improve Water Quality & Long-Term Viability
The Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program, a program of the Vermont Housing & Conservation Board, announces its 2022 grant awards to working lands entrepreneurs, totaling $797,108 to support businesses Read More
Kelly Dolan, Esther Erbe, and Sydney Lucia join Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
The Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund (VSJF) announces the hire of Kelly Dolan as Farm to Plate Network Manager , Esther Erbe as Office Manager and Events Coordinator, and Sydney Lucia Read More
NOFA-VT Winter Conference Workshop Proposals Wanted!
Each year, the NOFA-VT Winter Conference provides a valuable opportunity for farmers, homesteaders, gardeners, land managers, educators, students, producers, policy-makers, and other food-system activists to participate in our vibrant community Read More
Funding Available to Support Vermont Farm, Food, Forest Businesses
$450,000 Eligible to Invest in Business Enhancement Initiatives September 9, 2022 | Montpelier, VT  - Farm, food, and forest businesses can apply now for Working Lands Enterprise Initiative Business Enhancement Grants Read More
Farmers Can Now Resolve Contract and Labor Issues with Free Ag Mediation
VTAMP recently expanded the list of approved issues that qualify for free mediation, including easements, contracts, and labor issues. Read More
Keeping the Farm in the Family: Not a Last Resort
How one family learned to better communicate through their farm transition. Read More
Vermont Tech Awarded $1.2 million by U.S. Department of Commerce
On August 9, 2022, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) would award a $1.2 million grant to Vermont Technical College to expand Read More
An Inspiring Year at Central Elementary School
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Carbonneau | Marketing & Outreach Manager, Food Connects | Written by: Jenny Kessler |Farm to School Coach, Food Connects [BELLOWS FALLS, VT] Central Elementary Read More
Food System Jobs

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