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F2P Network Member Events

Opportunity for Vermont Businesses to Vend at The Big E
Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) is now accepting applications from businesses seeking to vend at the Vermont Building at the Eastern States Exposition (Big E). The Vermont Read More
Registration Open for Sellers & Buyers - SBN's 11th Local Trade Show of New England - Virtual
Registration is now open for Sustainable Business Network's 11th Local Trade Show of New England on March 29, 2022, 8am-2pm. The 2022 Local Food Trade Show of New England is Read More
Trade Show Assistance Grants Now Available
The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) is now accepting applications for the Trade Show Assistance Grant program. This funding helps Vermont agriculture and forestry businesses with funds Read More
Agency of Agriculture Announces Funding Opportunities for Vermont Specialty Crops
January 18, 2022 | Montpelier, VT - The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) announces $500,000 in grant funds tostrengthen Vermont’s specialty crop industries and producer associations. Specialty Read More
Central Elementary Embraces Farm to School
Central Elementary School in Bellows Falls is excited to be able to expand their Farm to School (FTS) programming by joining the Northeast Farm to School Institute this year! In Read More
Vermont NRCS Announces New EQIP Conservation Incentive Contracts Signup
December 16, 2021--Justin Tuthill, Acting NRCS State Conservationist for USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Vermont, announced that April 1, 2022, will be the first-round funding ranking date for Read More
Cross-Pollination Gathering for School Garden Coordinators
Garden Coordinators from five Windham County Farm to School programs gathered at Guilford Central School for a “Cross-Pollination” event in late October. Garden Coordinators, often somewhat isolated in their unique Read More
Westminster Center School Celebrates Farm and Field Day
Stuffing scarecrows, painting pumpkins, cooking lunch over hot coals, and playing musical chairs… These are not your everyday school activities. But this is how the students at Westminster Center School Read More
VHCB Viability Program Announces Next Round of Water Quality Grants
VHCB Water Quality Grants Available for Vermont Farms November, 4 2021 | Montpelier, VT - The Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program, a program of the Vermont Housing & Conservation Read More
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. Read More
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. Read More
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. Read More
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