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14 August, 2017 - by DigInVT - Staff

Vermont Open Farm Week

Category: Events

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 14-20, 2017 taking place at farms across Vermont! 

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2 June, 2017 - by DigInVT Staff

Strolling of the Heifers

The 16th annual Strolling of the Heifers Festival will be June 2, 3 & 4, 2017, with the world-famous Strolling of the Heifers Parade stepping off at 10 a.m. sharp on Saturday, June 3, 2017 The heifers are at the front of the Parade, so don't be late! 

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Sterling College's School of the New American Farmstead has quite the line-up of summer classes this year! We're particularly excited to welcome Dr. Temple Grandin to Sterling College in June. She will lead portions of two classes: Ethical Slaughter & Butchery and Holistic Livestock Husbandry. Both courses will take place June 19-23. To learn more read on for a post originally published by Sterling College.

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17 April, 2017 - by Vermont First

Battle of the Campus Chefs - April 20th

Category: Events

On April 20th, chefs from across the University of Vermont are teaming up with student clubs to prepare locally sourced dishes.

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13 April, 2017 - by Vermont Fresh Network

Find Hot Spots for Local Eats this Vermont Restaurant Week

Eateries across the state are running specials April 21st - 30th for Vermont Restaurant Week. This is an excellent opportunity to find a new favorite restaurant.

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25 March, 2017 - by Vermont Maple Sugar Makers Association

2017 Maple Open House Weekend

Maple Open House Weekend is a statewide event celebrating sugaring season. Sugar makers throughout Vermont will open the doors of their sugarhouses, inviting visitors in to experience and enjoy this remarkable time of year when pure Vermont maple syrup is made. Whether it’s the sight of steam rising from the sugarhouse, the inviting aroma of boiling sap, or the sweetly divine flavor of syrup as enjoyed in traditional sugar-on-snow, visitors are treated to an experience for the senses!

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5 February, 2017 - by DigInVT Staff

6th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend

Category: Events

The Vermont Wine & Chocolate Weekend is back for its 6th year - happening February 11th & 12th throughout Vermont. Here we’re republishing a blog post from its 3rd year. You can check out this year’s line up from DigInVT partner the Wine & Grape Council on their event page.

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26 January, 2017 - by DigInVT Staff

2017 Vermont Farm Show

Category: Events

The 2017 Vermont Farm Show begins on Tuesday, January 31st and continues through Thursday, February 2nd at the Champlain Valley Expo Center in Essex Junction.

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18 November, 2016 - by Floating Bridge Farm and Food Cooperative

Floating Bridge Food and Farms Annual Holiday Market & Tree Cutting

The Floating Bridge Food and Farms Cooperative invites you to spend part of the holiday season at our Festive Holiday Market in the Red Schoolhouse, VTC Campus, Randolph Center & Brookfield's LH Stowell & Son Christmas Tree Farm.

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21 October, 2016 - by DigInVT Staff

Treats Await at Gilfeather Turnip Festival

California has the artichoke, Georgia has the Vidalia Onion, New Mexico has frijoles, Utah has both the sugar beet and the sweet onion, Idaho of course has the potato. . . and Vermont has the Gilfeather Turnip, official state vegetable starting this year.

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