March 21 Grape pruning cancelled

Hello: Due to social distancing measures and the need to maintain public safety, we are cancelling the Grape Pruning workshop that was to be held at the UVM Horticulture Research & Education Center on March 21. Here are some good pruning resources that may help guide you in pruning your vineyard: · Finger Lakes Grape […]

Register for: Northern Grapes Webinar February 18 “Update on Trunk Injury and Disease Surveys in Minnesota and New York”

Northern Grapes Webinar Update on Trunk Injury and Disease Surveys in Minnesota and New York Annie Klodd and collaborators Matt Clark, Bob Blanchette, and Davy DeKrey: University of Minnesota Janet Van Zoeren and Tim Martinson: Cornell University February 18, 2020, 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (1:00 PM Central Time) Annie Klodd Extension Educator – Fruit […]

Produce Safety Improvement Grant program – Accepting Applications

Passing on from the VT Agency of Agriculture- TB Good Morning all, The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets is accepting applications for the Produce Safety Improvement Grant program until Monday, December 9th, 2019 at 11:59 PM. The Request for Applications is posted on the grant program webpage at this link – agriculture.vermont.gov/ProduceSafetyGrants Please […]

Vermont Produce Safety Improvement Grant Applications Open November 1

For Immediate Release: Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets Vermont Produce Safety Improvement Grant Applications Open November 1 Apply Now For Up to $7,000 November 1, 2019 | Montpelier, VT – The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) is now accepting applications for the Vermont Produce Improvement Grant program. Produce Safety Improvement […]

fire blight webinar

Fall 2019 Tool Box Webinar Series Fire Blight IPM Using Non-Antibiotic Control Methods, October 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Quan Zeng, Agricultural Scientist, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Daniel Cooley, Professor, University of Massachusetts Amherst Neil Schultes, Agricultural Scientist, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Read more and register for “Fire Blight IPM Using Non-Antibiotic Control Methods” […]

fire blight webinar

Fall 2019 Tool Box Webinar Series Fire Blight IPM Using Non-Antibiotic Control Methods, October 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Quan Zeng, Agricultural Scientist, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Daniel Cooley, Professor, University of Massachusetts Amherst Neil Schultes, Agricultural Scientist, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Read more and register for “Fire Blight IPM Using Non-Antibiotic Control Methods” […]

Fire blight pt II

Correct registration link for Feb 7 Northern Grapes webinar

https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_g125NjUvS-OnPRSvZbvxYw

Northern Grapes Webinar Announcement: February 7, with Megan Hall

Northern Grapes Webinar Sour rot: understanding and managing a complex disease February 7, 2019, 1:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (12:00 Noon Central Time) Dr. Megan Hall Assistant Research Professor of Viticulture, University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri Dr. Hall is an Assistant Research Professor of Viticulture at the University of Missouri, in the Division of Plant […]

$90, 000 Available for Vermont Farming Sustainability and Food Safety Projects

Grants available to assist with Food Safety and Farm Marketing. See blow. –TB For questions about either of these grant opportunities, please contact Kathryn Donovan (Produce Safety Improvement Grants) or Alissa Matthews (Local Food Market Development Grants). Contact information provided below. $90,000 Available for Farming Sustainability and Food Safety Projects $2-5K Grant Awards Available The […]