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.

Journey Farmer Program: Supporting Start-Up Success

Vermont’s new Journey Farmer Program is a two-year program designed to support beginning farmers who are in the first few years of running their own enterprise. Offered by the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT), the program provides resources … Continue reading

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Upcoming Deadline for Vermont Farm Women Fund Grants

For it’s upcoming fall 2011 award cycle, the Vermont Farm Women’s Fund will make three kinds of awards, including a special category to assist flood-impacted farmers. The application deadline is Nov. 8, 2011. Vermont farm women may apply for Business Development funds, Leadership Development funds or … Continue reading

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Remember Vermont’s Beauty

This just in from our colleague Deb Heleba, from UVM Extension: “Thought I’d pass along a press release from Vermont.gov about its Comeback Campaign effort to help draw folks back to Vermont this fall and winter following Irene. “As part of … Continue reading

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