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Upcoming Rural Vermont Events:

09/28: Dig In! Rural Vermont’s Groundswell Comes Home

Thursday, September 28th 6:00-7:30pm, Hunger Mountain Co-op with Rural Vermont staff
Rural Vermont recently completed its six-stop community conversation tour. Over 500 people participated in this dialogue about the future of livelihood, land, and food in Vermont. We’ll share the results and our response, and we’ll welcome your feedback. Free.

10/11: Rural Vermont Benefit Bake at Flatbread Hearth, Burlington

You appreciate good food….You grow it, you raise it, you cook it, you eat it. You’re committed to food that supports your values, your health, and the local community and so is American Flatbread!
On this special night, American Flatbread will donate a portion of all of their flatbread sales to support Rural Vermont’s work to build thriving farms, healthy soils and strong, self-reliant communities.
Please rally your friends, neighbors, customers, and co-workers and COME JOIN US for this special event!!

10/17: From Field to Capitol: Farmers as Advocates

Tuesday, October 17
12:30-1:45 PM
Webinar-Anywhere with Internet!
Free and Open to All

10/24: Rural Vermont’s Annual Meeting

Tuesday, October 24th
Location TBD
Free and Open to All Members!
(Not a member? You can join at the Annual Meeting)

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Other Upcoming Events:

09/20, 09/22, 09/23: Milk With Dignity Human Rights Can’t Wait Speaking Tour Dates

September 20, Burlington, Vermont. UVM, Davis Center Room 422, 6pm
September 22, Colchester, VT, St Michael’s College, Recital Hall – McCarthy Arts Center, 6 pm
September 23, Colchester, VT, St. Michael’s College, 8 pm
Free and Open to All

09/21, 09/28, 10/05: Vermont Climate Action Commission’s ‘Listening Tour’

Thursday, September 21 – Hunter Seminar Room, Tuttle Memorial Library, Burr and Burton Academy, 57 Seminary Avenue, Manchester, VT
Thursday, September 28 – City Hall Auditorium, 100 North Main Street, St. Albans, VT
Thursday, October 5 – Marlboro College Graduate School, Room 1-E, 28 Vernon Street, Brattleboro, VT
Free and Open to All

09/23: Pizza Social & Hoe Down with Farmer Veteran Coalition of Vermont

Saturday, September 23, 2017
11:00am to 3:00pm
Wild Roots Farm
195 Harvey Road
Bristol, VT 05443
COST: $10 suggested donation

09/25 & 09/26: Rotational No-till and Mulching Systems for Organic Vegetable Farms

Monday September 25,
3:30 – 6:30 PM
Pine Island Community Farm
1029 Pine Island Rd
Colchester, Vermont 05446

Tuesday, September 26,
3:30 – 6:30 PM
Evening Song Farm
680 Shunpike road,
Cuttingsville, Vermont 05738
COST: Sliding scale tuition

09/26: Vital Communities to Convene Discussion of Upper Valley Food Hub

Tuesday, September 26th
4:30-6 PM
King Arthur Flour
Free and Open to All

09/28, 10/3, 10/4, 10/11, 10/12: Senate Committee on Agriculture Public Meetings regarding Rural Economy, Agriculture and Forestry

September 28, 2017
St. Albans Town Office
579 Lake Road
St. Albans, VT

October 3, 2017
Barton Village Office
17 Village Square
Barton, VT

October 4, 2017
Newbury Congregational Church Vestry
4915 Main Street South
Newbury, VT

October 11, 2017
Hartford Municipal Building
Room 2
171 Bridge Street
White River Junction, VT

October 12, 2017
Salisbury Town Office
25 Schoolhouse Road
Salisbury, VT

09/29- 10/1: Draft Animal Power Field Days

Friday, September 29th – Sunday, October 1st
Cornish Fairgrounds, Cornish, NH
COST: varies by day and registration

10/08 & 10/15: Rallies to “Keep the Soil in Organic”

Sunday, October 8th & Sunday, October 15th
Intervale Center, Burlington & Dartmouth College, Dartmouth NH
Free and Open to All

10/08: 15th Annual Heirloom Apple Day at Scott Farm Orchard

Sunday, October 8th
10 AM, 12PM & 2PM
Scott Farm Orchard, Dummerston
Free and Open to All

10/08: 15th Annual Pumpkin Festival at Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center

Sunday, October 8th
Cedar Cirlce Farm, East Thetford
Free and Open to All

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