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Farm Viability NOFA CPP: Lettuce

A factsheet with the cost of production data for lettuce.

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Farm Viability NOFA CPP: Carrots

A factsheet with the cost of production data for carrots.

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Energy

A collection of resources providing information about energy use, renewable energy, and alternative energy forms on farms.

Energy Promoting Adoption of Biomass Fuels for Heating Vegetable Greenhouses in Vermont

This project demonstrated the use of biomass heating for greenhouse vegetable production at sites across Vermont.

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Agritourism

A collection of resources aimed at promoting the agritourism industry and intended to aid farmers in implementing agritourism into their farms.

Agritourism How to Host Summer Camp on Your Farm

Topics include: Business Planning; Program Planning; Sample Activites; Staffing; Site and Facilities; Food; Marketing; Risk Management; Evaluation.

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Agritourism How to Host Dinners on Your Farm

Topics include: Assessing and Planning; Managing Liability; Building a Budget; Marketing; Day-Before-Dinner Checklist.

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Agritourism How to Host a Wedding on Your Farm

Topics include: Are Weddings Right for Your Farm?; What Do Clients Look for in Wedding Venues?; Marketing Your Venue; Building a Contract; Planning the Event.

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Agritourism How to Develop a Pick-Your-Own Business

Topics include: Advantages and Disadvantages of PYO; Assessing Yourself as a PYO Farmer; Important Elements of a PYO; Financial Planning and Pricing; Building Your PYO.

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Agritourism How to Develop a Farm Stay

Topics include: Assessing Yourself as a Farm Stay Operator; Planning Your Farm Stay; Activities for Your Guests; Guest Policies; Food and Dining; Regulations; Designing Your Space; Business Structure; Financial Goals; Marketing and Customer Service; Farm Stay Trends and the Ripple Effect.

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