New Resource Provides Farmers with Comprehensive Guide to Animal Welfare Certification

News Release — Vermont Law School January 10, 2017 Contact: [email protected] As demand for better farm animal treatment rises, the ASPCA® and Vermont Law School’s Center for Agriculture and Food Systems release in-depth guide for farmers interested in welfare certification NEW YORK— Today the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to […]

Connecticut River Watershed Farmers’ Alliance Sets 2017 Conservation Goals; Elects Board Members

News Release — CT River Watershed Farmers’ Alliance Jan. 11, 2017 Contact: Paul Doton CT River Watershed Farmers’ Alliance [email protected] (802) 457-2230 Hartland, Vt. – Farmers and agricultural leaders from New Hampshire and Vermont gathered on Jan. 10 to review their goals and commitment to environmental sustainability as part of the annual meeting of the […]

Documentary Film ‘Forgotten Farms’ Screens at Vermont International Film Festival

News Release — Dave Simonds October 15, 2016 Contact: Dave Simonds, 413-884-4144 [email protected] Trailer: Dairy farmers remain the backbone of New England’s agriculture, but fight for survival in an age of artisan cheese and kale. The documentary film Forgotten Farms – Dave Simonds (director), Sarah Gardner (producer) – will screen at Vermont International […]