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UVM Extension Agricultural Business educators are available for consultation

If your farm, forest or maple business is under pressure to plan for COVID-19 disruption, UVM Extension educators are available for business coaching and can assist with locating resources. We can help with critical business decision-making, assessing changes to markets, … Continue reading

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Women are an emerging force for Vt forests

Women are a large and growing part of America’s landowner population.  The percentage of family forests where women were the primary decision makers doubled from 2006 to 2013.  This nationwide trend of more women owning and operating forestland is also … Continue reading

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Guide by Your Side: What Makes a Good Extension Educator Good?

In my Social Sustainability on the Farm project, we’ve been looking at the social issues farmers face; so I have been thinking about healthy farmer relationships—both personal and professional. And since I work for UVM Extension, naturally I wonder about … Continue reading

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