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Vermont Young Farmers Coaliton Agricultural Advocacy Workshop

Are you interested in learning how to engage Vermont policy makers on agricultural policy and the unique challenges facing young farmers?

Then come join the Vermont Young Farmers Coalition on Friday, April 5th for a half day agricultural advocacy workshop!

David Howard, National Young Farmers Coalition's Northeast Campaigns Director, and Graham Unangst-Rufenacht, Rural Vermont's Lead Field Organizer,  will lead attendees in digging into the elements of a state policy campaign and how YOU can get involved in advocacy work in Vermont!

This workshop is open to all experience levels. No prior experience or knowledge required. Attendees will come away with tangible tools to start advocating for a brighter farming future, as well as a better understanding of how the Coalition engages in state policy work.


Welcome - 8:15 - 8:30

Introductions an Overview - 8:30 - 9:00

Interactive advocacy workshop - 9:00 - 12:00

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