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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

Community Columnists

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TUPPER LAKE | Access to local farm products, distribution and fair pricing are critical to maintaining Adirondack food supply lines. more

The Sun

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It was sobering news in case you didn’t hear about it last week. more

Editorials

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

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | To help farmers make profitable business decisions, University of Vermont (UVM) Extension is offering one-on-one sessions for farmers for various dates and locations from now through April 26. more

The Vermont Eagle

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

MIDDLEBURY | All high school and college students interested in exploring career opportunities in agribusiness and other ag industries are invited to attend Agriculture Career Day, Feb. 10 in Burlington. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Vermont Watchdog

As you go about your day, it’s likely you pass a farm – or two or more – along the way. Hidden in hamlets and stretched out in the valleys, Vermont’s farms are part of our daily lives. more

The Vermont Eagle

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We’re a week late but we’d like to wish everyone a belated Happy National Milk Day! more

Editorials

MIDDLEBURY | Starting this month, local farmers will have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with a University of Vermont (UVM) Extension farm business educators for guidance on farm financial matters. more

The Vermont Eagle

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I attended the Farm Bureau meeting in Westport the other night. more

Community Columnists

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TUPPER LAKE | As the region sets into a deep freeze, several farmers are hitting the workshop circuit. more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG | A gulf has emerged between Rep. Elise Stefanik and the young farmers revitalizing farms across the Champlain Valley, including in her adopted hometown of Willsboro. more

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As Congress begins discussion on proposed changes to the tax code, there are often small points that take a while to attract the public’s attention. 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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MIDDLEBURY | Citizens of Middlebury and surrounding towns gathered on Oct. 26 as part of the Greater Middlebury Climate Economy Initiative to prioritize action ideas that will guide the work of the program moving forward. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) is reintroducing a pair of bills designed to boost broadband for farmers and rural residents. more

The Sun

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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

MIDDLEBURY | James H. Foster Jr., 47, died as the result of a farming accident on Sept. 21, 2017. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Many Vermont farmers and agribusiness owners make it a point to be a part of Massachusetts’ end-of-summer BigE-Eastern States Exposition, New England’s largest agribusiness showcase and exposition. more

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