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1/17/19 6:00pm - 5/10/19 7:00pm

UVM Extension Master Gardener Course

Learn to create a healthy, sustainable home landscape & grow your own food! Become a volunteer and teach others environmentally friendly, research-based practices. Course offered online, statewide, non-credit.

3/2/19 9:00am - 5:30pm

Real Organic Project Full Day Symposium at Dartmouth

Calling all farmers and eaters! Enjoy a day of TED-style talks from some of best organic farmers in the country! With the many challenges and opportunities facing organic farmers today, hear passionate speakers from across the fields of farming, policy, science, and activism offer their takeaways and ideas for action. Our keynote speakers are Eliot Coleman and author Anne Biklé. Eliot will describe 50 years of organic farming at Four Seasons Farm and why real organic is important to all of us. Anne will talk about the powerful connection between soil health and human health. Seventeen speakers will describe how they farm and why they are participating in the Real Organic Project.

3/5/19 8:30am - 3:00pm

8th Annual Specialty Crop & Local Food Trade Show in Boston

Local Food Trade Show Showcases the Region’s Best Local Food Seeking to go wholesale or expand into retail? Sign up for a vendor spot. The 2019 Local Food and Specialty Crop Trade Show is designed to facilitate connections and stimulate business relationships between producers and wholesale buyers of local food, with a focus on specialty crop food products in the New England region. This event is FREE for specialty crop producers.

3/7/19 9:00am - 3:00pm

Biochar Meetup: Exploring Biochar’s Potential as an Innovative Wood Product

Please join the Vermont Forest Industry Network and the Vermont Working Lands Enterprise Board Forestry Committee on March 7 in Hardwick at a Meet Up to explore biochar’s potential as an innovative wood product.

3/13/19 8:30am - 12:30pm

ACORN Winter Workshop: Grower to Grower: Meeting Market Demand for Organic Corn

The Vermont Tortilla Company of Shelburne is growing new markets in the region and expanding production. They are now looking for Champlain Valley farmers who can supply them with certified organic dent corn and are offering $700 per ton cleaned and delivered.

3/14/19 9:30am - 12:00pm

USDA State Technical Committee Meeting

The State Technical Committee provides information, analysis and recommendations on a wide variety of policy issues to NRCS. Although State Technical Committees have no implementation or enforcement authority, USDA gives strong consideration to the Committee's recommendations.The meeting is open to the public.

3/16/19 9:00am - 12:00pm

Pruning & Grafting Workshop for Backyard Fruit Grower

Join Scott Farm's Orchardist Zeke Goodband from for our annual Pruning & Grafting Workshop for Backyard Fruit Growers.

3/23/19 9:00am - 12:00pm

Pruning & Grafting Workshop for Backyard Fruit Growers

Join Scott Farm's Orchardist Zeke Goodband for our annual Pruning & Grafting Workshop for Backyard Fruit Growers.

3/27/19 6:00pm - 10/19/19 6:00pm

Community Teaching Garden - Beginner & Advanced Courses

Join us in the Beginner and Advanced Courses of the Community Teaching Garden! This unique garden education program that teaches adults how to grow their own food in a fun, supportive, and cooperative learning environment. Each course follows the rhythm of the growing season through weekly lessons and hands-on garden work.