Recent projects have included the Delaney Farm in Wells, Blue Heron Farm in Grand Isle, Little Wood Farm in Plainfield, the Hogback Community Forest in Marlboro, Bolton Valley Nordic and Backcountry and many more.
Currently we are working to protect: The beautiful Bragg Farm in Fayston, which if we are successful, will be home to a new butter operation. Learn more!
We created our Farmland Access Program to help new farmers get access to farmland that they can afford.
Finding high quality, affordable farmland is one of the most difficult obstacles for beginning farmers and expanding agricultural operations.
The challenge is especially acute for enterprises that depend on being near Vermont’s economic growth centers—areas where land values remain strong even in the current economic climate. Supporting local communities, local food production, and the long-term productive use of farmland are all objectives of this program. Read more.