July 2015 Blog Posts

July 31, 2015

Go for the gold at the 1st annual “Farmer Olympics”

Bolton, Vermont —Teams from all over Vermont are invited to come together from 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, August 12th at the Maple Wind Farm in Bolton to compete in a wide range of events designed to challenge farmers’ field skills. More importantly, the first annual “Farmer Olympics”, hosted...

July 27, 2015

Thinking Outside the CSA Box

Open Farm Week provides activities for the whole family If you’re looking for a food source that supports local farmers, offers value prices, and delivers all your produce in one place, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is perfect for you.During Open Farm Week, from August 3rd-9th, you will...

July 20, 2015

Celebrate Your Farmer this summer at a NOFA Vermont pizza social near you

Photos by Rachel Fussell, NOFA Vermont's Education & Events Coordinator On July 16, 2015, a group of about 75 farmers, gardeners, homesteaders, and organic food lovers came together in Manchester to enjoy good food, good music, great conversation, and a tour of the farm and facilities at Earth...