How much is your manure worth?

Are you considering selling your solid manure to area gardeners or just want to be able to put a value on the manure produced   →

Featured Farmer: Rolland Rainville, Rolland Dairy Farm, Franklin, VT

Introduction To get to know the FWA membership, we are highlighting an FWA member and their good work!  In this article, our featured farmer   →

Farmers Respond to goCrop Integrated Analysis Tools

Ever wonder if your farm is a net importer or exporter of nutrients? Have you sat down and penciled out the math on the   →

Ecosystem Services: Definition, Examples, FWA’s Approach


Farmers Dedicated to Healthy Lake and Healthy Community

Farmers Dedicated to Healthy Lake and Healthy Community Originally Published in the St. Albans Messenger on 4/13/2018 in Opinions: Editorial Comment & Letters to   →

Grassed Waterways: An Effective Water Quality Strategy

The following article by Jeffery Sanders, UVM Extension Agronomy Outreach Professional, was originally published in the October 2016 edition of Vermont’s Agriview. While grassed   →

In Memory of Guy Palardy…

It has been almost three months since Guy Palardy’s sudden departure. He is remembered as a thoughtful community member and strategic agriculturalist that used   →

Three Types of Tillage and Four Types of Manure Incorporation

UVM Extension has a long-term term research trial investigating the results of no-till, strip-till, and vertical-till with different types of manure incorporation- injected, broadcasted,   →

The Farmer’s Watershed Alliance Received an Environmental Merit Award from the EPA

EPA Awards 3 Environmental Merit Awards to Vermont Recipients (Boston, Mass:  April 22, 2014) Today, the U.S. EPA recognized three organizations and/or individuals from   →

Manure Spreading Ban Lifted

In a message circulated by Nathaniel Sands of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, an early end to the winter ban on spreading manure on   →