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Wednesday, March 7, 2018
The weekend of February 17th marked the 36th Annual NOFA-VT Winter Conference! There was an abundance of inspirational, innovative, speakers, workshops and activities throughout the weekend, not to mention a delicious lunch both days with highlights from a variety of Vermont farms. During lunch on...
Friday, March 2, 2018
By John Tashiro, General Manager While I still hope for a few more flurries of snow in these last weeks of winter, I’m looking forward to spring. I have indeed enjoyed an earlier sunrise and the sound of chirping birds more frequently as warmer temperatures make their way into Vermont.   A little...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Did you know that the apple is the official state fruit of Vermont? According to the Vermont Tree Fruit Growers Association, our little state produces around 1,000,000 bushels of apples annually which equates to about 40 million pounds. While over fifty percent of apples produced are McIntosh, more...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The word aphrodisiac comes from the name of the Greek Goddess Aphrodite, goddess of love and beauty. The Greek poet, Hesiod derives her name Aphrodite, first part aphrós or “sea foam” with the second part odítē meaning “wanderer” or dítē meaning “bright”. As February, the month of love, comes to an...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Stop! In the name of vegetables. Before you throw out - or even compost - those kale stems from your morning smoothie, imagine the many recipes you could create with them! Okay, so that might be a stretch but have no fear because the zero waste food movement is gaining momentum and before you know...

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