Partner Database

The Multi-Partner Agricultural Conservation Practice Tracking and Planning Geospatial Database (Partner Database) will improve planning and tracking of agricultural best management practice (BMP) implementation across the State of Vermont. The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM), along with partners both within and outside of state government will access the database. The Partner Database will be accessed by VAAFM non-regualtory staff and authorized partners via an online interface.

The following documents and forms are available for partners working in this initiative:

Quality Assurance Project Plann (QAPP) : All Partner Database users must review the QAPP prior to reporting information into the Partner Database.

Conservation Practice Survey Guidance: Document providing guidance for partners involved in survey collection and reporting.

Partner Database User Instructions : These are user friendly directions that you can print out and have on hand. Please refer to these directions before calling the database administrator for additional assistance. 

Partner Database User Agreement : All Partner Database users must submit this form before recieving full user access to the Partner Database. 

Submit User Agreement

Farm Waiver Form for Information Sharing to the Partner Database : This form is optional for farmer funded practices, but required for any USDA NRCS funded practices to be entered into the Partner Database. 

Submit a Farm Waiver Form

If you are working with a farm that is not in the Partner Database, we will need to add them as a farm before you can track visits, or enter practices for their operation. Please submit all information via the form below. 

Submit a New Farm Request Form 

Contact Information

Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets

116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620-2901


Program Contacts

  • Media Inquiries                      802.622.4662
  • Licensing & Registration        802.828.2436
  • Business Development          802.828.1619
  • Feed, Seed, Fertilizer & Lime  802.828.5050
  • Working Lands                    802.622.4477
  • Public Health & Resource Management                802.828.2431
  • Laboratory                                  802.585.6073
  • Animal Health                        802.828.2421
  • Dairy                              802.828.2433
  • Consumer Protection / Weights & Measures                           802.828.2433
  • Produce Program                  802.461.5128
  • Meat Inspection                    802.828.2426
  • Water Quality                               802.828.2431
    • Grants                                  802.622.4098
    • Enforcement                                802.828.2431
    • Reports                                      802.272.0323
    • BMP's                                      802.828.3474
  • Act 250                          802.828.2431 
  • Pesticide                        802.828.2431