21 August, 2016 - by DigInVT - Staff

Vermont Open Farm Week 2016

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Do you love local food and farms? Want to get to know your farmer better -- and to get a behind-the-scenes look into Vermont's vibrant working agricultural landscape? Mark your calendar for Vermont Open Farm Week: August 15-21, 2016 taking place at farms across Vermont! 

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19 August, 2016 - by

Farm to Fuel

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Visit Maxwell's Farm during Open Farm Week to see a mainstay of dairy farming in the Northeast Kingdom and a leader in energy production. Check out the 300-horspower engine that generates electricity from the biogas captured from the manure, and the peat-moss-like bedding that results. You can also visit the milking parlor and the see the cows and calves! 

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week: Fun for Kids!

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With experiences like hay rides, scavenger hunts, animal exhibitions and farm tours, this is a fun and playful way to engage your kids in Vermont’s food system, and they’ll likely learn something along the way. Check out all the family-friendly events below, and hopefully we’ll see you during Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week: On-Farm Dinners

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 90 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! Some of the coolest (and tastiest) experiences are the on-farm dinners: at these special events, you’ll find breathtaking views, warmhearted people, and of course, a truly farm-fresh dining experience. Check out the farms below to find a unique dining experience near you during Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week: Classes & Workshops

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! In addition to experiencing farms (and their food) first hand, a number of farmers are sharing their skills, hosting classes and workshops on taking care of draft horses, cooking with local ingredients, regenerative agriculture, and much more! Open Farm Week is a great opportunity to pick up some new skills to optimize your garden, or to simply gain a better appreciation for the craft of farming.

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week Events: Sunday

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With over 90 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With so much happening all around the state, it might seem overwhelming to plan out a fun week. To make it easier on you, we’ve created a list of events happening on each day of Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week Events: Saturday

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With so much happening all around the state, it might seem overwhelming to plan out a fun week. To make it easier on you, we’ve created a list of events happening on each day of Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week Events: Friday

Category: Events

For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With so much happening all around the state, it might seem overwhelming to plan out a fun week. To make it easier on you, we’ve created a list of events happening on each day of Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week Events: Thursday

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For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With so much happening all around the state, it might seem overwhelming to plan out a fun week. To make it easier on you, we’ve created a list of events happening on each day of Open Farm Week!

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15 August, 2016 - by DigInVT

Open Farm Week Events: Wednesday

Category: Events

For seven days in August (15th – 21st), farms around Vermont open up their doors to the public for a unique on-farm experience. With almost 100 farms hosting events during open farm week, there’s tons going on! With so much happening all around the state, it might seem overwhelming to plan out a fun week. To make it easier on you, we’ve created a list of events happening on each day of Open Farm Week!

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