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Vermont Food Grade Soybean Performance Trial Results

2008 Soybean Report

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Grain in Vermont, Jack Lazor of Butterworks Farm

Below you’ll find an historical background on grain production by Jack Lazor of Butterworks Farm. A BRIEF HISTORY OF GRAIN PRODUCTION IN VERMONT: PART ONE By Jack Lazor The story of grains in Vermont must begin with the “three sisters” crops … Continue reading

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Annual UVM Extension Crops & Soils Field Day

August 4, 10am-4pm, Borderview Farm 146 Line Road, Alburgh, VT This is your chance to see what Dr. Heather Darby and the Northwest Crops & Soils Team have been up to this year– learn about ongoing research on the production … Continue reading

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Meet the Growers

Beidler Family Farm – Randolph Center, VT Owners: Brent and Regina Beidler http://www.beidlerfarm.com/ The Beidlers are organic dairy farmers who began growing grains in 2004. They have found growing grains to be a positive diversification as the cows provide nutrients … Continue reading

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Recipes & Advice

    Butterworks Farm Buttermilk Chocolate Cake 2 oz unsweetened chocolate 1 stick (1/2 cup) butter 1 cup buttermilk, sour cream, or yogurt 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 ½ tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup sugar 1 ¼ cups flour (all … Continue reading

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Our Northern Grains

Here is background information on how to grow grains well-suited to this climate. See this research link for more detailed information on the grains. Barley | Beans | Buckwheat | Canola | Corn | Flax | Millet | Oats | … Continue reading

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Organic Fertility for Winter Wheat

Organic Fertility for Winter Wheat—First Year Results Susan Monahan and Sid Bosworth1 Research on the effects of variety and organic sources of fertility for winter wheat production and bread quality is currently in its second year at the University of … Continue reading

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Growing Grains in the Northeast

Please join us at the 6th annual grain growing conference. This daylong event will provide you with a diverse array of educational topics. This year the conference has been expanded to include 3 concurrent sessions throughout the day. This new … Continue reading

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Marketing and Sales

Jack Lazor has put together an overview of some traditional avenues to market for your grain crop, below. ————————————————————————————————— Every producer of grain crops, large or small, ends up selling their harvest in one way or another. Perhaps the easiest … Continue reading

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Grain Processing

For more information on cleaning grains, check out the following bulletin from UVM Extension’s Crops & Soils Team, which describes threshers, fanning mills, spiral cleaners, and gravity tables. Grain Processing Equipment: From Field to Bin (pdf) A variety of small … Continue reading

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