Trampling Paradigms in Vermont

Troy Bishopp, aka The Grass Whisperer, Wells, Vermont– In the coolness of a Vermont landscape etched with green pastures, green mountains and small farmers, stood a passionate rancher from South Africa ready to inspire others about the “whole” future of grass-based agriculture. The internationally recognized, holistically-driven grazier, Ian Mitchell-Innes, is no namby-pamby in […]

Increasing Farm Resiliency in the Mad River Valley Though Grazing

by Kimberly Hagen, Pasture Program Grazing Specialist Quite naturally, springtime is when our minds start thinking about new ideas for the coming season. The outside world’s been dormant, tucked under the snow, and we’ve been tucked inside reading and thinking about how we might change things for the better on our farms for the coming […]