One day only, UVM Catamount Farm On- Campus Farm Stand 9/14

Feel free to spread widely across campus [cid:image007.jpg@01D327FC.EB039A00]2017 UVM Catamount Educational Farm On-Campus Farm Stand Thursday, September 14. 2:00-5:00 PM UVM Davis Center Green (Between Davis & the Library) Join us at our mobile farm stand on September 14 to see what we’ve been up to all summer at Catamount Farm! The farm stand will […]

2017 UVM Hort Farm Apple Sales and Catamount Educational Farm Stand begin September 1

UVM Catamount Educational Farm Apple and Vegetable Sales begin September 1 at the UVM Horticulture Research and Education Center, 65 Green Mountain Drive, South Burlington, VT and will continue every Friday through at least November 3 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. An on-campus farm stand with vegetables and a limited selection of apples is […]

Open House 8/25: UVM Apple & Grape Team

University of Vermont Apple and Grape Program Open House UVM Horticulture Research & Education Center 65 Green Mountain Dr, South Burlington, VT 05403 Friday, August 25. 2:00-4:00 PM [cid:image002.jpg@01D31036.3F1697C0] [cid:image004.jpg@01D31036.3F1697C0] Join Dr. Terence Bradshaw and his colleagues for an open house highlighting research, teaching, and outreach projects of the UVM Apple and Grape Team. This […]

Two upcoming workshops

Rhododendron Work Day with Collection Curator and Master Gardener Beth Gutwin Sat July 22, 9am to Noon Free, Qualifies as Master Gardener Education Hours Join Beth in caring for our cherished collection of rhododendrons and azaleas. She will discuss maintenance, pruning, pest management and provide guidance as we work on the collection. Please bring gloves, […]

Bloomtime Open House, this Sat May 20 10am to 1pm,

This weekend, stop by to see the flowering crabapples, they are terrific. If you have not had a tractor ride in a while, this is your chance! Bloomtime Open House Join us at the UVM Horticulture Center and greet spring with a tour of our flowering lilacs, crabapples, magnolias and azaleas. Our 21st annual festival […]

Upcoming FHF Events

Hello Friends, Yes, lots of snow. Do we care? No! Join us at the Hort Farm for our yearly pruning workshop with crabapple curator Mark Biercevicz. Location: UVM Horticulture Center, 65 Green Mountain Dr, So Burlington VT Register Online at: https://www.friendsofthehortfarm.org/ Crabapple Pruning Sat March 25, 9am-1pm Test your pruning skills on the Hort. Farm’s […]

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; […]

Attracting Bees & Butterflies @ Gardener’s Supply, 2/18/2017

Saturday, February 18• 9:30am-11am Gardener’s Supply Burlington Garden Center Presenter: Charlotte Albers Go beyond beauty and consider function when planning for biodiversity with low maintenance plants that offer food for butterflies and bees. Come hear about the UVM Horticulture Research & Education Center Pollinator Garden and get ideas about what to grow for year-round wildlife […]