RSS

Agriculture

vt_102018_lincoln_peak_staff.jpg

Photo by Lou Varricchio

NEW HAVEN | Lincoln Peak Vineyard owner Chris Granstrom, family and staff members, have a lot to be proud of this year. more

The Vermont Eagle

cuisine_jay_white_and_ag_commish_Sm.jpg

Photo by Kim Dedam

KEESEVILLE | The official launch of six Adirondack Cuisine Trails happened beside a braying herd of Devon cattle at Mace Chasm Farm. An October sun poured over their verdant field as a farmhand moved them toward fresh pasture. more

The Sun

vt_100618_stand_alone_4h_adele_biasini_.jpg

Photo by Stan Biasini

Congratulations to Vermont 4-H Club member Adele Biasini who was named Senior Dairy Class Champion... more

The Vermont Eagle

pr_thurman_farm_tour_10-6-18.jpg

Photo provided

THURMAN | Nine Thurman farms will open their doors on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the annual Fall Farm Tour. more

The Sun

vt_092218_stand_alone_bourdeau_bros.jpg

Photo by Jeanette Van Wyck

MIDDLEBURY | The members of the Addison County agricultural community enjoyed the annual Addison County Agricultural Showcase at Bourdeau Brothers in Middlebury recently. more

The Vermont Eagle

WESTPORT | Adirondack Harvest Festival has reached a third year in celebration of local farm, farmers and the steady local food economy. more

The Sun

demola_cobbrally_9-15_Sm.jpg

Photo by Pete DeMola

QUEENSBURY | Tedra Cobb acknowledged it’s uncommon for a politician to tell a crowd she loves them. more

The Sun 1 Comments

warrcosupesatwhitehouse.jpg

Photo provided

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Three Warren County supervisors were among about 150 county politicians participating in a meeting with U.S. government officials in Washington D.C. last month. more

The Sun

As a lifelong dairy farmer, I bring a unique perspective to my work with the Governor’s Climate Action Commission. more

The Vermont Eagle

With scorching heat and raging wildfires in the west and torrential downpours and massive flooding in the east, global warming is not just about a gentle sea rise any more. more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

100_6863.jpg

Photo by Lou Varricchio

Vermont’s largest agricultural fair marked another milestone year in 2018 with an anniversary to note. more

The Vermont Eagle

ag_day_supes_at_beebe_stand_Sm.jpg

Photo by Kim Dedam

ELIZABETHTOWN | Farm goods and local agricultural businesses set up stalls on the Essex County courtyard last week for annual Agriculture Day outreach. more

The Sun 1 Comments

vt_080418_robert_foster_ahf_headshot.jpg

File photo

MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Agricultural Hall of Fame announced that Middlebury farmer Robert Foster is one of the 2018 inductees. more

The Vermont Eagle

“Every farm counts”, we often hear, but in spite of notable efforts on the part of the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) and others, American Indians continue to be one of the most underrepresented groups in the ... more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | At the end of the 2018 Vermont legislative session, a number of bills important to the state’s agricultural community became law. more

The Vermont Eagle

vt_071418_lester_farm_watering.jpg

Photo by Lou Varricchio

NEW HAVEN | It’s hard to believe it has been seven years since Lester Farm’s first harvest. more

The Vermont Eagle

market greens farmer.jpg

Photo / Kim Dedam

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

The Sun

cow

Stock photo

PLATTSBURGH | In 1948, the Clinton County Agricultural Fair — then the Clinton County Agricultural and Industrial Fair — was hailed as a grand revival of a long-defunct community event. more

The Sun

WbghFarmMkt2BlackberryHillTempleton.jpg

Photo provided

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

The Sun

Izzo_WoodworkingWeekend_6-23.jpg

File photo

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

  • Rooster.jpg

    Jupiterimages Getty Images

  • Farm teams from all over Vermont are invited to come together for NOFA’s Farmer Olympics, 4-8 p.m., on Wednesday, Aug. 12, at the Maple Wind Farm. (NOFA-Vermont photo)

  • A common plant found along Vermont's roadsides and open areas may not appear harmful but its sap contains a chemical that causes serious skin reactions when exposed to sunlight. (Image courtesy of NOFA Vermont)

  • 4-H Club Jamboree winners: Clayton Fenton (honorable mention); Anna Cassidy (bronze), Madeline Chairvolotti (silver), and Nigel Waring (gold). (Photo by Lisa Muzzey)

  • Rokeby Museum’s Annual Pie and Ice Cream Social takes place Sunday, Aug. 16, 1-4 p.m. Local baker volunteers have been contributing pies for the even for 25 years. Pictured: 2014 pie event.

  • Award-winning Girl Scout Carolyn Carolyn Balparda lives in Addison County, Vt.

Place or View More Events