(CANCELLED) Bradford Crops and Soils Meeting

This event has been CANCELLED due to the novel Coronavirus.

Bradford: March 27, 2020    Masonic Hall, 1958 Waits River Road Bradford VT  10:00 – 3:00  Register at

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-crops-soils-meeting-bradford-tickets-93309159207

 

Guests will join farmer presenters who will share their lessons from the field, the UVM Center for Sustainable Agriculture, UVM Extension, and other community partners in a full day of learning that will address:

  • How farms consider alternative revenue stream opportunities by diversifying their enterprise
  • Growing small grains
  • Risk Management information
  • Payment for Ecosystem Services working group update
  • Wood-chip barnyards
  • Forage and crop pests
  • 8+ years in no-till corn & cover cropping
  • The economics of conservation practices on farms

Attendees: bring either a bag lunch or $10 cash to order lunch that morning.  Those interested in renewing their manure applicator certification should plan to attend the March 25 session in Springfield, and should email Lindsey Ruhl at lindsey.ruhl@uvm.edu for more information.  Pending is  one (1) pesticide credit. Two (2) water quality training credits available to help farmers comply with the education requirements for Required Agricultural Practices. 

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Event Date: 
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Contact Information

Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets

116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620-2901
802.828.2430

 

Program Contacts

  • Media Inquiries                      802.622.4662
  • Licensing & Registration        802.828.2436
  • Business Development          802.828.1619
  • Feed, Seed, Fertilizer & Lime  802.828.2431
  • 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                  802.522.3132
  • Meat Inspection                    802.828.2426
  • Water Quality                               802.828.2431
    • Farmer Assistance                    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