UVM Farmer Training Program 2017

UVM’s Farmer Training Program is a six-month, hands-on program for aspiring farmers and food-systems advocates that provides experiential, skills-based education in sustainable farming. Students will get a unique and comprehensive education by running all aspects of the 10-acre Catamount Educational Farm, learning from expert farmers and educators in the classroom, and alongside successful, inspiring farmers […]

Catamount Farm 2017 CSA shares available

http://www.uvm.edu/~hortfarm/?Page=shares.html It’s that time of year again…UVM’s Catamount Farm is now selling shares for its 2017 CSA. It may be cold and snowy outside, but we are thinking about the upcoming growing season. It will be here before we know it, and now is the time to sign up for the Cat Farm CSA! Shares […]

Summer 2017 Cold Climate Viticulture Class at UVM

[cid:image001.png@01D28E15.336F1120] Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00 am – 3:45 PM June 20 – July 13, 2017 University of Vermont Horticulture Research & Education Center South Burlington, VT Information and registration Students will learn principles and practices of commercial cold-climate grape production, including: site selection and preparation; varietal selection; vine training; nutrient, water and pest management; harvest; […]