Author Archives: Women's Agricultural Network

About Women's Agricultural Network

WAgN provides education and technical assistance geared to the needs of women farmers.

Farming and parenting—a tough juggling act

Finding quality, affordable daycare affects young farmers and their ability to stay in agriculture. Continue reading

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New Round of Coronavirus Assistance & Expanded Eligibility

Following is an update on Coronavirus assistance from the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Farms and Markets New relief funding is now available through Vermont’s Coronavirus agriculture assistance programs. The Farmers Market Relief program will provide up to $2,000 to markets … Continue reading

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Estate Taxes & Farms: Who Wins & Who Loses?

“When you hear about the disadvantages of the estate tax, don’t forget that the free step up in basis gives a huge benefit to families with lower valued estates. ” Continue reading

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