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Stories with subject: Local food
  • Students at Vermont Tech get dairy farm immersion experience 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 6:27 pm

    NORWICH, Vermont - Students at Vermont Technical College will get a chance to be fully immersed in the ins and out of life as a dairy farmer after the donation of a 350-acre dairy farm.

  • New hybrid grapes help grow wine industry in cold US regions story has photos
    Updated: Jun-07-15 11:16 am

    CORINTH, New York - The Marquette grapevines clinging to a steep, rocky hillside in the southeastern Adirondacks are among a host of new grape varieties that have enabled a boutique wine industry to take root in areas of the Northeast and Midwest that were previously inhospitable.