January 2015 Blog Posts

January 19, 2015

Chris Blanchard knows a lot about managing farm staff

The second workshop in our LABOR MANAGEMENT  FOR FARMERS series is entitled, "Run Your Team: Tools for Managing and Motivating Employees on the Farm" and it's going to be taught by someone who knows an awful lot about the subject. Chris Blanchard's workshops, writing, and consulting throughout...

January 8, 2015

Attention CSA Farmers!

NOFA- VT is requesting your input through our ANNUAL CSA SURVEY. We use this information to update the CSA directory on our website and to determine the economic value of CSAs to Vermont agriculture.  This data is aggregated with others’ responses and used in testimony to the Vermont legislature,...

January 6, 2015

Stories and Poems Sought for NOFA Vermont Winter Conference

Sunday’s keynote address to be replaced by a storytelling “slam” on issues of food justice This year, as part of their 33rd Annual Winter Conference, Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA Vermont) is inviting farmers, gardeners, and all Vermonters who love local food and farms to...

January 5, 2015

Jr Iron Chef VT

Do you know any aspiring young chefs? Are you an avid cook who would like to share your talents with local students? Are you a farmer who'd like to develop a relationship with a nearby school? If so, then the 8th Annual Jr Iron Chef VT is where you need to be! Jr Iron Chef VT is a statewide...