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2/3/19 4:00pm - 2/9/19 2:00pm

Livestock Profitability School in Vermont

Looking for pasture-based livestock farmers serious about the profitability of their business. Are you ready to look at your livestock business with a fresh perspective, challenge some things you currently do and have the time to explore need ideas? If so, we are bringing the leading livestock profitability business school to Burlington, Vermont.

2/10/19 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Grazing Dinner to Benefit Jr Iron Chef VT

For one special evening on Sunday, February 10, gather with us at The Great Northern for a grazing-style dinner (many small, passed plates and bites) to celebrate local food and benefit Jr Iron Chef VT!

2/13/19 8:30am - 12:30pm

ACORN Winter Workshop: Hemp Growers’ Workshop (Sold Out)

Facilitated by Heather Darby of UVM Extension and Rye Matthews & Pat Fifield from Northeast Hemp Commodities. This workshop will cover what every hemp grower should be aware of before getting started, effective practices including irrigation, understanding the basics of the plants, understanding CBD as an expanding market, a Who's Who of Addison County hemp growers, processors and more.

2/16 - 18, 19

37th Annual NOFA-VT Winter Conference

The NOFA Vermont Winter Conference is a highlight of the winter for farmers, gardeners, homesteaders and enthusiastic eaters. Please join us—and 1,200 of your fellow organic food enthusiasts —for three days of learning, inspiration, good food, great conversation, and community building.

2/22/19 8:30am - 12:30pm

ACORN Winter Workshop: Meet & expand into new markets successfully

Learn from the best: Two great speakers for this seminar

2/26/19 4:30pm - 7:00pm

ACORN Presents: Hemp Happy Hour

This hemp round robin is a follow-up to previous hemp meetings and workshops hosted by ACORN. Established growers Rye Matthews and Pat Fifield will be there.

2/27/19 10:00am - 2:00pm

ACORN Winter Workshop: Work-Life-Farm Balance Meet Up for Women Farmers

VT Young Farmers & ACORN sponsor a meet up with women farmers learning first hand what it takes to move towards the elusive "work/life balance" while also running a profitable farm.

2/27/19 6:00pm - 8:30pm

11th Annual Taste of the Kingdom

Join Green Mountain Farm-to-School at Jay Peak Resort's Foeger Ballroom for a celebration of local food and drink at the 11th Annual Taste of the Kingdom.

2/28/19 9:30am - 2:30pm

Rural Vermont's Small Farm Advocacy Day

Rural Vermont continues its Small Farm Advocacy series at the State House in Montpelier on Thursday, Feb 28th. Join us to learn the basics about the legislative process and citizen lobbying, get a briefing on the issues Rural Vermont is monitoring and advocating around, meet with your elected representatives, and introduce yourself and share your stories with the House and Senate Agriculture Committees. Limited farmer stipends available too!