Category Archives: Food

Growing Together: May Newsletter

May 2021 Garden EventsGet the network involved by submitting your next event directly to our submission page. Webinars, courses, conferences, one-time or reoccurring events, all apply! See what’s coming up on our Statewide Garden Calendar Fund Your GardenVisit our website for a regularly updated list of garden-related grants. Find upcoming grants on our Garden Grants page […]

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News & Events from Shelburne Farms: Sugarbush Exploration, Spring Lambing & Shifts at the Market Garden

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Gather • Farm Store You and your students can be changemakers! Shelburne Farms professional learning programs prepare PK-12 educators to facilitate learning experiences for students with a lens of sustainability. All of our programs support you in educating for a more healthy and just future. Learn more about our upcoming programs. Discover Maple Sugaring at the […]

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Registration Now Open for the 2021 Champlain College Community Garden – April 16th priority deadline

Registration Now Open for the 2021 Champlain College Community Garden – April 16th priority deadline The Community Garden is located beside Rowell Annex and has 27 plots available for individual use by Champlain College community members (faculty, staff, and students).  This garden runs similarly to the community gardens around Burlington.  Use of the 4’ x […]

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Fair Trade Campaigns Updates: Fair Trade & Earth Month

Welcome to our April newsletter! As always, we hope this finds you doing well. Before we dive into news from across our network and what we have in store, we wanted to take some time to recognize and condemn the increase in anti-Asian violence we have seen across the country recently. Like you all, we were […]

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Shelburne Farms’ 2021 Updates, Celebrating Sugaring, and Climate Change Learning

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Gather • Farm Store Here in Shelburne, we are in the midst of spring lambing and sugaring season, and the summer growing season is around the corner. Given that the remaining course of the pandemic is still uncertain, we have decided that we will not be opening many of our on-site programs and operations in 2021. […]

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Salvation Farms (VT) is Hiring!

Join the Gleaning Coordinator lineage One of our signature programs, the Lamoille Valley Gleaning program dates back to the start of Salvation Farms (2005). The Gleaning Coordinator is responsible for providing Lamoille Valley farms with professionally-coordinated gleaning services, engaging community members in hands-on learning and farm-fresh food rescue, and coordinating the regular distribution of surplus crops […]

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News and Events from City market

Livestream: Ethan Allen Park Winter Tree ID Saturday, March 13, 2021 – 10:00am to 11:00amVirtual Class Do leafless winter trees all look the same to you? Curious about how to identify common tree species, but unsure where to start? Want to learn more about a great green space in Burlington? Join naturalist Gene O. Desideraggio […]

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Visionary Policy for Food System Transformation

Public policies matter for our food future. Join us Friday! Join us to hear from special guests about how we can advance a coordinated policy platform for our region that brings together our goals and values for food, farming, fishing and forestry. How do we best contribute to democratic transformation and governance of a New England food system […]

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