Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, & Markets
Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
Free Health Screenings at the 2015 Farm Show
The annual Vermont Farm Show returns to the Champlain Valley Fair Grounds this January 27-29 to celebrate its 84th year.
Once again, the Healthy Farmers-Healthy Farms Booth at the show will offer free health screenings and more.
FREE health screenings and information are available, including
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The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets has created a new matching grant program to help agriculture and forest product businesses attend domestic trade shows and expand their presence in other U.S. states. In total, $25,000 in matching funds are available.
Trade shows enable companies to connect with buyers and brokers, potentially opening new markets for sales.
Winter requires farmers to operate with great care and also abide by season-specific rules.
Montpelier -- Agriculture Secretary Chuck Ross is encouraging all Vermont dairy farmers to enroll in the Margin Protection Dairy Insurance Program (MPP) by Friday, December 5th, 2014.
Applications due December 15, 2014