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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

Nov 17, 2017 9:00 AM 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

Nov 14, 2017 3:00 PM 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

Nov 13, 2017 5:45 PM 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

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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

Sep 27, 2017 9:46 AM The Vermont Eagle

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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

Sep 20, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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BEANVILLE - This July 1974 color U.S. Government public domain photograph shows a 60-year-old bachelor farmer from Beanville adjusting the blades of his mower before going out to hay. more

Aug 20, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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VERMONT — The Committee for the Vermont Agricultural Hall of Fame has announced inductees for the 2017 awards. more

Aug 7, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — If you ask what a calf named Lucky, cheese, fresh honey, wood-fired bread and 18 town supervisors have in common, you might answer Essex County. more

Aug 2, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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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

Jul 21, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG — Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) visited the Cornell University Cooperative Extension in Warrensburg as part of a fact finding trip related to agriculture in the Empire State. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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Members of the non-profit Vermont Institute for Government (VIG), based in Middlesex, have written extensively about public right-of-ways and landowners. more

Jul 11, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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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

Jul 4, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — Employee Matt Watterlund of Lawes Agricultural Service in Brandon said driving a GVM Prowler sprayer-tanker is a thrill. more

Jul 1, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Adirondack Harvest has a new farm and fresh-food-search friendly website. more

Jun 29, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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We went from a winter that didn’t seem to end to a spring where the rain never seems to end. more

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Legislature last week officially designated June as Dairy Month in Clinton County. more

Jun 24, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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CROWN POINT – The Lake Champlain Basin Program hosted the signing of the Opportunities for Action Plan for the lake at the Champlain Lighthouse here. more

Jun 21, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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WESTPORT — Newly hired by Cornell University Cooperative Extension (CCE), Agriculture Resource Educator Dr. Carly Summers has begun visiting local farms and talking to farmers about hurdles in growing businesses. more

Jun 7, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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MORIAH – Moriah Central School 8th Grade technology students recently learned about hydroponic systems. more

Apr 29, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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