Please join us at the 11th annual grain growers conference! This daylong event will provide you with a diverse array of educational topics on grain production and research in North America. This year’s conference will include four concurrent sessions throughout the day, including hands-on baking sessions. There’s sure to be something for everyone! The Essex Resort and Spa, Essex, Vt. 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452 March 18, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Learn about growing grains in Vermont from UVM Extension agronomist Dr. Heather Darby as seen on Across the Fence August 9, 2009. You will get of glimpse of what grain farming was like centuries ago and learn how it is being revitalized by new research into old varieties.
Watch University of Vermont Extension's collection of instructional YouTube videos and learn how to grow hops in the Northeast from building a trellis, to setting up irrigation, to determining harvest moisture!
The University of Vermont Northwest Crops and Soils program conducts applied research on agronomic practices, including forage trials for organic dairy farms. Take a look at some of our results, and visit our website for more info: www.uvm.edu/extension/cropsoil