Category Archives: COVID-19

Surviving a Lifequake

By Mary Peabody Well, 2020 fell a little short of my expectations. And 2021 is likely to be just as unsettling. I hope that doesn’t come as a surprise to you. We are sailing in uncharted waters and no one … 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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Federal Coronavirus Assistance Program (CFAP2) Expands to More Crops

The Farm Service Agency (FSA) began taking applications for CFAP2 on Monday, September 21. The program will end on December 11, 2020. Close to $14 billion dollars has been made available to fund this effort. The program has expanded to … Continue reading

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