farmers working together for a clean lake champlain and thriving agriculture in vermont

Farm Groups Release Cover Crop Video (Press Release of VT Business Magazine)


Check out these awesome videos on YouTube! Developed by the Champlain Valley Farmer Coalition (CVFC), Connecticut River Watershed Farmers Alliance (CRWFA) and Farmers’ Watershed Alliance (FWA) in cooperation with University of Vermont Extension.




Calendar of Events— March/April 2017


March 2 CVFC Membership Meeting: UVM Extension Middlebury, 10:00am‐12:00pm
March 2 Agency of Agriculture Listening Tour: St. Albans City Hall Auditorium, 10am – 12:00pm
March 3 Green Mountain Dairy School: Vergennes American Legion,10 :00am—3:00pm
March 7 NMP Update Workshop: UVM Extension Middlebury, 10:00am—2:00pm
March 8 Custom Manure Applicator Training: UVM Extension Middlebury, 10:00am—2:00pm
March 9 Organic Dairy Producer Conference: Vermont Tech. College, Randolph, 9:00am—4:00pm
March 15 Agency of Agriculture Listening Tour: Pavilion Auditorium, Montpelier, 6:00pm–8:00pm
March 16 Winooski Floodplain—Following the RAPs: Conants Riverside Farm, Richmond, 10:00am—12:00pm
March 21 Manure Training for Farmers and Applicators: Woodnotch Farm, Shoreham,10:00am—2:00pm
March 23 Manure Training for Farmers and Applicators: Leach Family Farm, Pawlet, 10am—2pm
March 30 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training: Middlebury American Legion, 8:30am—4:00pm
April 1 Winter Manure Spreading Ban Lifted. (Still no spreading on frozen/saturated/snow‐covered ground.)
April 4 Otter Creek Floodplain—Following the RAPs: UVM Extension Middlebury, 10am—12pm
April 5 CVFC Membership Meeting: UVM Extension Middlebury, 10:00am‐12:00pm
April 6 No‐Till Corn Planter Clinic: Gosliga Farm, Addison, 10:00am—12:00pm



Many events are provided with programing by the Champlain Valley Crop, Soil and Pasture Team


Want more information about any of these events? Call Nate @ (802) 388‐4969 x 348

View Our March 2017 Newsletter Here!

  • President’s Message (p. 1)
  • Upcoming Events (p. 2)
  • CVFC Hires Outreach Coordinator (p. 2)
  • Member Spotlight: Woodnotch Farm CVFC wins National Award (p.3)