Author Archives: Beth Holtzman

About Beth Holtzman

Beth Holtzman is outreach and education coordinator for the UVM New Farmer Project the Women's Agricultural Network.

UVM Extension Agricultural Business educators are available for consultation

If your farm, forest or maple business is under pressure to plan for COVID-19 disruption, UVM Extension educators are available for business coaching and can assist with locating resources. We can help with critical business decision-making, assessing changes to markets, … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Resources for Vermont Farmers and Food Producers

The Women’s Agricultural Network’s COVID-19 Resource listing is intended to help guide farmers and food producers to resources and support. If you have additional suggestions for information that should be there, please contact WAgN at wagn@uvm.edu 802-476-2003 x204.

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Women are an emerging force for Vt forests

Women are a large and growing part of America’s landowner population.  The percentage of family forests where women were the primary decision makers doubled from 2006 to 2013.  This nationwide trend of more women owning and operating forestland is also … Continue reading

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