May 2015 Blog Posts

May 4, 2015

VOF’s Organic Guidelines Protect Water Quality

The April 1st Seven Days article Sacred Cows pointedly highlighted the relationship between accepted (and some unacceptable) agricultural practices and the need to protect water quality in our state. Vermont’s farmers are some of the greatest stewards of our state’s lands and waters, the vast...

May 4, 2015

Journey Farmer Social

The new cohort of NOFA-VT’s 2015 Journey Farmers gathered in Richmond, Vermont for a Sonoran-themed lunch and educational workshop on April 18. Everyone shared a delicious meal together and were able to share various farm challenges, successes and excitement for the coming summer season. They were...