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Save the Date! The 2015 11th Annual Grain Growers Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at The Essex Spa & Resort in Essex, VT. More information, including registration opportunities, will be available soon on our website.
The Third Annual Northeast USA Rice Conference will be held at Akaogi Farm in Westminster West, Vermont on Saturday, August 4th, 2012 from 9:00am-4:00pm. Lunch will be provided and the conference will focus on rice cuisine, culture, and history in … Continue reading
June 29, 2012 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at Borderview Farm in Alburgh, VT The NW Crops and Soils Program has been busy! Come check out all the grains trials that are usually harvested by the time of our Annual Field Day. There … Continue reading
Location: Gleason Grains, Bridport, VT Hosts: Ben and Theresa Gleason Date: June 2, 2012 Time: 10:00am—1:00pm (farm and mill tour) Please join us for the first of our exciting 2012 on-farm workshop series from 10:00am-1:00pm and then stay to help … Continue reading
The 8th annual Grain Growers Conference will be held on March 15, 2012 at THE INN AT ESSEX in Essex, VT. The year’s conference is all about “THE SEEDS THAT FARMERS NEED”! Loïc Dewavrin of Longprés Farms in Quebec will … Continue reading
This workshop, hosted by Jack and Anne Lazor at Butterworks Farm, will highlight post-harvest techniques for cleaning, storing, and processing small grains. For more information, click here.
Join Dan Kittredge, life-long organic farmer and Director of the Real Food Campaign, for a presentation and discussion of building vitality in soils, crops, and bodies. The evening event is free and open to the public, and will be held … Continue reading
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
June 21, 11am-3pm, Aurora Farms 4458 Lake Road, Charlotte, VT Tom Kenyon is a seventh generation farmer who has been growing hay and grains at Aurora Farms in Charlotte for over 23 years. He and his family sell their whole … Continue reading