The Agricultural Development Division provides technical assistance, business and financial planning, contacts, funding opportunities, and resources to help your business meet its goals. Our team has a variety of skill sets and programs that aim to assist with navigating all stages of business development from start up to growth. We strive to meet the needs of Vermont’s agricultural community by increasing food access, agricultural business capacity, consumer awareness, and farmland stewardship and providing resources to farm, food, forestry businesses and non-profit partners working to create a vibrant and viable agricultural community in Vermont. We believe that a vibrant and viable agricultural community supports equity and a high quality of life for all Vermonters.
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