Author Archives: Heidi Krantz

It’s a Great Time to Be a Farmer

This week’s post is from Nancy LaRowe, Farmer-in-Residence at Vital Communities The resources and information available to farmers today is amazing! When I started farming, more than 20 years ago, the internet was in its infancy and agriculture was not … Continue reading

Posted in Resources for Beginning Farmers

New Initiative Helps Real Estate Professionals Work with Farmers on Land Access

By Mike Ghia Vermont Field Agent, Land for Good There are many ways that buyers and sellers of farms make connections. Many farms are never advertised on the open market and sell by word-of-mouth or via long-term relationships between the … Continue reading

Posted in Land access

Upcoming Webinar: Farm Tax Basics for Beginning Farmers

Thursday, February 5, Noon – 1 pm EST A UVM Extension New Farmer Project webinar.  Farm Tax Basics for Beginning Farmers. If you are facing preparing your first farm tax return, then join Dennis Kauppila, UVM Extension Farm Business Management … Continue reading

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What is your 2015 Destination

By Steve Paddock                                                                         Agricultural Business … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

A Tool to Aid Holistic Decision Making

Maggie Donin                                                                             … Continue reading

Posted in Resources for Beginning Farmers, Scaling up