March 2020 Blog Posts

March 25, 2020 •
NOFA-VT staff

Stories of Interdependence

Social distancing doesn't have to mean being disconnected. Many of us are inside, confronting uncertainty that carries anxiety along with feelings of isolation. We hope you enjoy these conversations to illuminate paths of relationship, bio-regional unity, and interconnected systems....

March 22, 2020


Left, supermarket shelves in Essex Junction, 3/18/20. Right, Jericho Settlers farm stand, a self-serve shop in Jericho, same day. Now is the time to invest in a local, resilient food system. Dear friend of NOFA-VT, Thank you so much for responding to our request for “relief...

March 12, 2020 •
Leon Thompson, Lancaster Farming

Making Meaningful Connections at the Conference

This article is reprinted with permission by Lancaster Farming On February 15th, 16th, and 17th, nearly 1,200 people gathered to celebrate their interdependence during the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont’s (NOFA-VT) annual winter conference in Burlington, Vt. “...

March 8, 2020 •
Grace Oedel, NOFA-VT Executive Director

NOFA-VT Board of Directors Election

Members of NOFA Vermont will vote to elect 3 new members to the Board of Directors.

March 2, 2020 •
Kim Norman Mercer, Communications Manager

The Spirit of Enid Wonnacott Award

At this year's Winter Conference, we recognized people who embody some of Enid’s qualities: someone who helps agriculture flourish here in Vermont, who is deeply committed to building community, and who lives with joy, kindness, and relationships at the heart of everything.