Working Lands Enterprise Board Announces Grant Applicant Information Sessions

Contact:

Noelle Sevoian
Agricultural Development Coordinator
Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets
116 State Street                                              Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets
Montpelier, VT 05620                                      Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation               
Ph: 802-585-9072                                            Agency of Commerce & Community Development 

Upcoming Workshop Will Provide Human Resources and Conflict Management Training for Farmers

Contact:

Louise Waterman, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets
Ph: 802-828-6900    Email Louise.Waterman@state.vt.us

MONTPELIER, VT - For years, the corporate world has leveraged tools, such as the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, to help employees manage conflict and increase efficiency. On December 4th, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture will host a workshop for farmers interested in using these techniques to better manage the human resources on their farms.

Working Lands Enterprise Board Announces over $1 million in Available Grant Funds

Contact:

Noelle Sevoian
Agricultural Development Coordinator, Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets                                        
Ph: 802-585-9072    Email: working.lands@state.vt.us
Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets
Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation    
Agency of Commerce & Community Development

 

Webinar will Help Vermont Farmers Register Feedback for Food Safety Modernization Act. “Commenting Made Easy”

Contact:

Abbey Willard
Local Foods Administrator, Vermont Agency of Agriculture                                                                                                         
Ph: 802-272-2885 Email: abbey.willard@state.vt.us

 

The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) will hold a webinar to help Vermonters provide feedback to a rule which could significantly impact fruit and vegetable farmers in our state.

Working Lands Enterprise Board Announces the Release of Available Poultry Processing Grant Funds

Contact:

Noelle Sevoian – 802-585-9072

The Working Lands Enterprise Board announces the availability of $40,000 in grant funds for investment into VT poultry processing projects. Applications received must be for the construction of a mobile or fixed, commercially inspected (state or federal) poultry slaughter and/or processing facility. With strong justification, a mobile facility operating under the 20,000 bird exemption would be considered.

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