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BURLINGTON | Decisions farmers make over the spring and summer can dramatically increase greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions later in the winter. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont farmers, long the unfair main target of environmentalists concerned about high-phosphorous runoff into the Lake Champlain basin, are aware of the enormous cost of cleaning up the lake. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont dairy farmers could see much needed relief in the 2018 Farm Bill which was signed into law this week in Washington, D.C. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Ah, that familiar, sweet summer aroma of local fields will now be a forgotten thing, well, at least until April 1. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

From time-to-time, folks will ask our agency, “how safe is the milk we buy in our stores?” Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Officials of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) announced reimbursement payments were sent last week to area Vermont dairy farmers under the milk Margin Protection Program (MPP). Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont is clearing a path for a new tasting trail that will encompass two countries, two states, and two provinces. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | “I’m a tough old bird,” says Elsie Holfolter. Read more

The Sun

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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. Read more

The Sun

The colors of fall are coming soon, believe it or not. The orange of pumpkins, the yellows of squash, the greens of spinach and beans, the purples of grapes, the reds of apples, along with the cream color of milk and cheeses. Read more

Community Columnists

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

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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

Community Columnists

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

The Vermont Eagle

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