Pink Boot Farm Buys Their Own Land

Pink Boot Farm Buys Their Own Land

The Vermont Land Trust helped Hadley and Mike Stock of Pink Boot Farm to buy 80 acres in Pawlet. Mike and Hadley have been raising pigs for years on a nearby farm that they’d been renting in West Pawlet. This year they were able to buy their own farm in Pawlet,...
Vermont Land Trust Announces Nick Richardson as New President

Vermont Land Trust Announces Nick Richardson as New President

On December 1, 2017, the Vermont Land Trust (VLT), will have a new President. Nick Richardson, most recently VLT’s Vice President for Finance and Enterprise, will take the helm. Nick has been at VLT for more than five years and is recognized by the organization,...
Hunting by Written Permission at Bluffside Farm in Newport

Hunting by Written Permission at Bluffside Farm in Newport

Following last year’s successful first hunting season on Bluffside Farm in Newport, the Vermont Land Trust (VLT) has decided to hold a lottery for hunting on the property again this year. The land trust plans to issue permission for deer hunting at Bluffside during...
Water Quality Protected on Three Rutland County Farms

Water Quality Protected on Three Rutland County Farms

Governor Phil Scott has designated August 21-26 as Vermont Clean Water Week, celebrating and promoting efforts to clean up Lake Champlain and other lakes, rivers, streams, and wetlands. In honor of Clean Water Week, the Vermont Land Trust announced the successful conservation of three Rutland County farms, where water quality was also protected for the Lake Champlain Basin.