Category Archives: Food

Community Garden Plots still available at Champlain

We still have plenty of garden space available, so please help spread the word. Registration Now Open for the 2017 Champlain College Community Garden Founded in 2011, the Community Garden originated by request of students, faculty, and staff and was approved by President Finney with support of the Physical Plant Grounds Staff. The Community Garden […]

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Results from the annual Eco-Reps Program Food Waste Audit.

The Eco-Reps were back at it this year with the Annual Food Waste Weigh-In where they tracked the amount of scraps people throw into the compost of the dining hall. The data was collected in the Champlain College dining hall on April 3rd, 4th, and 6th from 5-6 pm during the dinner rush. Prior years […]

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Champlain College Community Garden

Registration Now Open for the 2017 Champlain College Community Garden – April 14th priority deadline Founded in 2011, the Community Garden originated by request of students, faculty, and staff and was approved by President Finney with support of the Physical Plant Grounds Staff. The Community Garden is located beside Rowell Annex and has 27 plots […]

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Summer positions at Shelburne Farms

Camp Educator FULL TIME – SEASONAL APPLICATION DEADLINE: Fri, 02/24/2017 Shelburne Farms is a nonprofit organization and a 1,400-acre working farm, forest, and National Historic Landmark in Shelburne, VT. We are seeking seasonal Summer Camp Educators & Waterfront Lifeguards to teach 10 weeks of onsite day camps for ages 4 – 17. Shelburne Farms’ summer camp provide children with […]

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Edible Landscaping: Fruit, Nuts and Berries for your Vermont Yard

Branch Out Burlington! Proudly Presents: Edible Landscaping Discover the best trees and bushes for turning your yard into a delicious beautiful landscape. Join us to learn about cold-hardy, low maintenance, productive and tasty plants you can grow at home. Many of these uncommon fruits are as handsome as they are delectable. You will leave this […]

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Registration for the Farm to Institution Summit is now live – April 5-7 (MA)

REGISTRATION IS NOW LIVE! Register today for the New England Farm to Institution Summit on April 5-7, 2017 in Leominster, Mass. Dear Colleagues, The 2017 New England Farm to Institution Summit Steering Committee is delighted to announce that registration is now open for this year’s gathering on April 5-7, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel in […]

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Intervale Food Hub Spring Internships

We are looking for interns for the spring semester, and I would love to open it up to your students! All of our information is posted at intervalefoodhub.com/internships. Thanks!!   Kendall Frost Intervale Food Hub Marketing & Outreach Intervale Center 180 Intervale Rd, Burlington, VT 05401 (802) 660-0440 x111 kendall@intervale.org www.intervalefoodhub.com

Podcast by Nicole Stratis ‘ 17: Exploring Community: Power of Plants

Take a listen to this podcast,  https://soundcloud.com/nicole-stratis/exploring-community, created by Environmental Policy senior, Nicole Stratis, as the culminating piece for her fall Independent Study. An exploration of my local community through the stories of five resilient, inspiring, and creative individuals uniting with the power of plants. Featuring: John Hayden (The Farm Between in Jeffersonville, VT), Bonnie Acker […]

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Podcast by Nicole Stratis ‘ 17: Exploring Community: Power of Plants

Take a listen to this podcast,  https://soundcloud.com/nicole-stratis/exploring-community, created by Environmental Policy senior, Nicole Stratis, as the culminating piece for her fall Independent Study. An exploration of my local community through the stories of five resilient, inspiring, and creative individuals uniting with the power of plants. Featuring: John Hayden (The Farm Between in Jeffersonville, VT), Bonnie Acker […]

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