Thursday, August 17th was the 2017 Summer Farm Meeting at Tim and Martha Magnant’s farm, Bridgeman View Farm in Franklin, VT! This event was hosted by the UVM Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program (NWCS), Friends of Northern Lake Champlain (FNLC), and Farmer’s Watershed Alliance (FWA). There were approximately 50 attendees comprised of community members, farmers, organization members, and state officials.
This year’s topics included conservation tillage practices such as no-till corn and interseeded cover crops, soil health, and precision agriculture. Please see some of the highlights below: