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WILLSBORO | Farm fields revitalized from springtime cold are sending fresh food to farmer’s markets around the county. more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG | The Warrensburgh Riverfront Farmers Market is no longer a teenager. more

The Sun

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PERU | At a rural museum, surrounded by a rich sea of greenery and lines of antique farming equipment, an artisan sits before a large wooden contraption with a wheel and spool. more

The Sun

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LAKE PLACID | Area farmers’ markets will emerge in over a dozen area parks through the coming weeks. more

The Sun

LEWIS | A Saturday morning Farmers’ Market opens here for its first year on June 2. more

The Sun

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Coyotes help farms? Can this be true? What about the converse: killing coyotes hurts farms. Yes. Both true, albeit, perhaps surprising, statements. more

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It was -10 below this morning. For the third week in March, that is cold.  Too cold. But last night’s news was even colder. more

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MOOERS | Dragoon’s Farm Equipment is celebrating a significant milestone this year. more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Jan. 26 marked the first major compliance date for Vermont farms covered by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule. more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Changes at a local farm-food operation in the Rutland area won’t impact the organization’s vital service to the needy around Rutland County. more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Considering her academic achievements and background in finance, chemistry and agriculture, Wendy Wilton’s experience in state and local politics has helped prepared her for the less overtly political role of U.S. Farm Service Agency... more

The Vermont Eagle

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ADDISON | The sporadic nature of cows going out or staying in presented some challenges with keeping the feed ration consistent and was a bit confusing for the cows trying to get used to a new routine. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ADDISON | Part 1: Successful grazing systems develop when there is farmer involvement in the planning process. Having a plan is important and needs to be built around the goals of the farmer. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Last  month, the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC) expressed strong opposition to provisions included in the recently released Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code that would increase taxes for farmers across the country. more

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SHELBURNE | A special agritoursim workshop, titled “Engaging Farm Visitors: Tours, Camps and Animals,” for farmers and agricultural service providers, will be held Thursday, Nov. 2, in Shelburne. more

The Vermont Eagle

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FERRISBURGH — A family of Vermont dairy farmers are dealing with a possible hefty environmental fine, a possible court appearance and approximately 30 neighbors who are upset about the family’s removal of nearly 2,000 trees and brush... more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — Organic producers and handlers can now visit their local USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) office to apply for federal reimbursement to assist with the cost of receiving and maintaining organic or transitional certification. more

The Sun

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MONKTON — When Norma Norris put her famous 30-year-old Norris Berry Farm in Monkton up for sale last year, Stephen and Sarah Park jumped at the opportunity to follow their dream of running a farm. more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL— Vermont’s migrant farmworkers will be the topic of special twin presentations at the Lawrence Memorial Library on 40 North St. in Bristol on Thursday, May 11 at 7 p.m. more

The Vermont Eagle

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REBER — Motorists advised to be on lookout for nocturnal buggies more

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