Conservation Strengthens Iconic Dairy Farm in Peacham

Conservation Strengthens Iconic Dairy Farm in Peacham

December 3, 2018, Peacham – Rob and Alice Schenck generously donated a conservation easement to the Vermont Land Trust on 140 acres of farmland and forestland near Groton State Forest. They then sold the property to newlyweds Dylan and Brittany Kempton of Kempton...
Vermont Land Trust Helps Farmers Buy First Farmland in Calais

Vermont Land Trust Helps Farmers Buy First Farmland in Calais

November 15, 2018, Calais – Sam Ehrenfeld and Brooke Remmers are the proud new owners of a 137-acre farm in Calais that was conserved with the Vermont Land Trust. They worked with the land trust’s Farmland Access Program to establish a diversified livestock business,...
Vermont Land Trust Announces Conservation Awards

Vermont Land Trust Announces Conservation Awards

October 2018, Montpelier—Each year, the Vermont Land Trust recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to conservation in Vermont. This year’s awards were presented to Orly Munzing of East Dummerston and Bill Roper of Weybridge. Orly Munzing,...
Exit 4 Farmland Conserved and Sold to Ayers Brook Goat Dairy

Exit 4 Farmland Conserved and Sold to Ayers Brook Goat Dairy

Randolph—Miles Hooper, farm manager and co-owner of Ayers Brook Goat Dairy in Randolph, is the new owner of 150 acres of scenic farmland near the Exit 4 interchange of I-89. Miles was able to buy the land—once the subject of a large development proposal—at its...