Memorial Day weekend is a popular time for Vermonters to work in their gardens (although this year, the weather forecast might present a challenge). As we enter the weekend, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture wanted to address some frequently asked questions regarding compost.
Compost and Herbicides
Susan Allen, 802-279-8493
Thursday, May 2, 2013
MONTPELIER – Gov. Peter Shumlin, Agriculture Secretary Chuck Ross, Forest, Parks and Recreation Commissioner Michael Snyder and the Working Lands Enterprise Board today announced the first round of grant recipients from the “Enterprise Investment Area” of the Working Lands Enterprise Fund, with almost $220,000 awarded to 20 grantees representing sectors across agriculture, forestry and forest products.
Alison Kosakowski, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, 802-828-2430
Monday, February 25, 2013
The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets has announced the appointment of Alan Graham to State Entomologist. Graham has served on staff at the Agency since 2001, most recently as Vector Management Coordinator.
Koi Boynton, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, 802-828-2084
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Montpelier, Vt – The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, in partnership with the Vermont Farm to School Network, recently announced the recipients of the 2013 Farm to School grants at a special ceremony at the Statehouse cafeteria.