August 2015 Blog Posts

August 24, 2015

NOFA Vermont seeks workshop proposals for the 34th Annual Winter Conference

Richmond, VT - The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA Vermont) is accepting workshop proposals for its 34th Annual Winter Conference. Proposals will be accepted until September 18th, 2015. The event is Vermont’s largest agricultural conference, bringing together more than 1,500...

August 3, 2015

Meet the Farmers At Your Farmers Market

Farmers markets provide an excellent opportunity to meet a variety of growers that produce your food all in one place! To celebrate National Farmers Market Week, several farmers markets are hosting special events as part of Open Farm Week: August 3-9. With the tours, scavenger hunts, cooking demos...

August 3, 2015

A visit to Addison Hop Farm

Kris Anderson of Addison Hop Farm Jenny the dog was first to greet me as I approached the certified organic hop yard in Addison. The much needed sun was beating down on the hops, preparing them for an end of August or early September harvest. Kris Anderson of Addison Hop Farm has decided on a...