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Free Trees to Capture Carbon

Free Trees to Capture Carbon

This year we are partnering with American Meetings, Inc. to provide free trees to our tree sale customers! Black cherry, red maple, and black walnut are three of the fastest-growing hardwoods native to our area, so we have selected them for their faster carbon...
Featured Trees & Shrubs – $2

Featured Trees & Shrubs – $2

Every year we promote two trees or shrubs you might not know about that make excellent landscaping and habitat! In past years we’ve featured dogwood, viburnum, Aronia, and buttonbush. This year we’re discounting river birch ($5) and witch hazel (only $2!)....
Grow Mushrooms Under Your Raspberries!

Grow Mushrooms Under Your Raspberries!

by Jeannie Bartlett The last two springs I’ve inoculated different areas of my raspberry patch and under my fruit trees with winecap mushroom spawn, and the double-harvest sure has been fun. In early spring I spread clean hardwood wood chips through my raspberry bed...
Spring Regional Events

Spring Regional Events

Feb 26 – No Till & Cover Crop Symposium, Burlington, 524-6501Feb 28 – Hops Conference, Burlington, 524-6501Mar 11 – Organic Dairy Producers Conference, RandolphMar 12 – Precision Agriculture Forum, 10a-2:30p, American Legion, St. Albans....
New Farm Bill Brings Changes to NRCS

New Farm Bill Brings Changes to NRCS

The new Farm Bill passed in 2018 is just beginning to take effect. The Farm Bill supports programs administered through USDA, all the way from nutrition to support for beginning farmers and from crop insurance to conservation, and much more. Your USDA-NRCS team here...