February 2021 Blog Posts

February 12, 2021 •
Kim Mercer, NOFA-VT Communications Manager

50 Years of NOFA-VT (Video)

As part of our year-long celebration of 50 years of NOFA Vermont, we crowdsourced testimonials from various stakeholders talking about why they love NOFA and what kind of impact it has had on them. Enjoy!

February 11, 2021 •
Grace Oedel, NOFA-VT Executive Director

Racial Equity Study Group

The National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC) developed this Racial Equity Toolkit, a really great, accessible resource

February 9, 2021 •
Erin Buckwalter, Development & Engagement Director

NOFA-VT Member Book Club

During these virtual times, we’re trying a new way to connect - a NOFA-VT member book club!

February 2, 2021 •
Maddie Kempner, Policy Director

Small Farm Action Days Go Virtual!

The legislative session had to go virtual this year and so does advocacy! Join NOFA-VT, Rural Vermont and Action Circles between February and April for our Small Farm Action Day event series, including monthly advocacy trainings and "Meet and Greets" with legislators (hosted via Zoom),...

February 1, 2021

Farmer Focus Group: Exploring Novel Approaches to Farm Labor – Round 2

Do you struggle with getting all the work done on your farm?  Do you have challenges attracting and retaining employees?  Are you interested in working with other farmers to design solutions to labor challenges?  If so, consider attending the farmer focus group, Exploring Novel...