Armstrong Farm in Calais Conserved, New Farm Business Established

Armstrong Farm in Calais Conserved, New Farm Business Established

Ella Armstrong conserved a scenic and productive farm in Calais with the Vermont Land Trust and sold to the land to farmer Mike Betit, who is moved his organic vegetable business to the property. Ella grew up on the 129-acre farm, located at the intersection of Pekin...
Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm

Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm

Ski Trails Expand onto Bluffside Farm The Vermont Land Trust (VLT) and Memphremagog Ski Touring Foundation (MSTF) are thrilled to announce that MSTF’s ski trail system has expanded onto Bluffside Farm in Newport City, which is owned by VLT. The new trail loop extends...
Over 1,000 Acres Conserved in Elmore

Over 1,000 Acres Conserved in Elmore

The land lies along both sides of the stonewall-lined Hardwood Flats Road. It contains two ponds with undeveloped shorelines: the 45-acre Hardwood Pond and 11-acre Little Pond.

Important Farmland Conserved in Dummerston

Important Farmland Conserved in Dummerston

Mike Barrett of Stoneholm Farm worked with the Vermont Land Trust to conserve a 61-acre farm field located along Interstate 91. Mike uses this field to grow corn, alfalfa, and grass for his 660-head dairy herd in Putney. The field is located just north of Dummerston...
Couple Protects 544 Acres of Forestland in Granville

Couple Protects 544 Acres of Forestland in Granville

Julie and Peter Parker recently protected their family forest in Granville by permanently conserving 544 acres with the Vermont Land Trust. The Parkers are most at home in the woods of Vermont. As part-time residents of California with deep ties to Vermont, they...