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Getting a Taste of Hop Farming in Vermont

Vermont is better known for its beer than its hops. With more than 30 breweries in Vermont, including The Alchemist, Hill Farmstead, and Lawson’s Finest Liquids, Vermont... Continue Reading

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6 Things to do When Visiting UVM for the Full College Experience

For high school students, junior and senior year are a busy time for college campus visits. College visits are a perfect way to learn about campus culture... Continue Reading

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Why Food Hubs Need Skilled Employees for Long-Term Viability

Food hubs are gaining traction in the local food movement. But as with any viable enterprise, operating a food hub requires a diverse set of skills to... Continue Reading

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UVM’s Farmer Training Program Promotes Careers in Agriculture

Julia Cosgrove thought she would become a research scientist after college. But her career plans changed after joining the UVM Farmer Training Program. Cosgrove, who earned a... Continue Reading

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Finding Job Satisfaction Through a Career in Food Systems

By Joshua E. Brown Rachel Hong, 43, was a lawyer in a “small litigation boutique,” she says, in Seattle. In November of 2013, she quit her well-paying... Continue Reading