Lately we’ve been busy bees (particularly Kirsten Workman!) and have found ourselves on Across the Fence as well as NPR. Here are some links where you can see and hear more about what we are up to! http://digital.vpr.net/post/farmers-embrace-cover-crops-improve-soil-reduce-runoff#stream/0 http://digital.vpr.net/post/no-till-tell-all#stream/0
Join Us For This Great Event Full of Useful Information For Your Farm! February 17th at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center, Burlington, VT Registration is now open for this event. We have a day filled with guest speakers and professionals from around the state, country and also Quebec. Speakers will be addressing soil health, […]
Join us for a fantastic opportunity to learn more about the ‘Cow Signals’ program! Dr. Hubert Karreman will be on hand in both a classroom and a barn session. When: Tuesday March 24, 2015 Where: Bridport,VT and Shoreham, VT Cows send out signals continuously about their health, well-being, nutrition, and production. The challenge is how […]
The survey helps us gauge local farmer practices, adoption, needs, and interests. It also helps direct our future workshops, events, and research. Click on the picture to go to the survey. Win a free year of goCrop! Or one of these great books from SARE: Managing Cover Crops Profitably, 3rd Edition Building Soils for Better […]
The 2015 No-Till and Cover Crop Symposium was a huge success! We are already processing the evaluations to continue to improve and advance the conversation. If you missed the symposium, or would like to revisit the information, we have posted the pdf files of the presenters. Check it out!
The annual Vermont Farm Show will be held on January the 27th-29th (Tues-Thurs), at the Champlain Valley Expo, in Essex Junction, VT. All community members are welcome and there is something for everyone! Children, and children at heart, always enjoy the equipment and animals on display, the public can come learn about innovative agriculture practices […]
The Champlain Valley Crop, Soil & Pasture Team is pleased to announce two fantastic events in November: November 8th * 10:00 am to 11:30 pm * Ferrisburgh, VT No-Till Cover Crop FIELD DAY Can no-till, cover crop mixes and manure work in corn silage on the clay soils of the Champlain Valley?? We’re trying to […]
Annual reports for the CV Crops Team, No-Till Grain Drills and Livestock Exclusion. Here are some success stories: CV_Crop_Team_Impact_Report_2012 CV_Crop_Team_No-Till_report_2012 CV_Crop_Team_LE_report_2012
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Champlain Valley Crops, Soil & Pasture Team : University of Vermont. Have you seen our new website?