Agriculture

Supports for Food System Businesses

Supports for Food System Businesses

Businesses tied to Vermont’s food system have multiple resources available to them during this challenging time. Farmers with extra produce to sell, dairy farms in need of backup milkers, and ...
Champlain Orchards upgrades inventory management system

Champlain Orchards upgrades inventory management system

Champlain Orchards, a family-owned and ecologically managed farm, recently received more than $15,000 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). Champlain Orchards recently upgraded its ...
Workforce training grant to help grow Vermont maple industry

Workforce training grant to help grow Vermont maple industry

Runamok Maple and Sogle Property LLC (d/b/a Thunder Basin Maple Works) have been granted a combined $95,779.90 in Vermont Training Program (VTP) funds. Both companies are co-owned by Eric and ...

NATIVE AFRICAN CROPS KEY TO NEW AMERICAN’S SUCCESS IN VERMONT

After spending her entire life in refugee camps in Rwanda and Tanzania, Janine Ndagijimana is now a successful farmer in Colchester, Vermont, growing African eggplant and other crops native to ...