Manure Manager

Features Environment Environment Protection Protection Regulations State Sustainability
VT farmers ready for new runoff rules


February 2, 2015, Tunbridge, VT – About a dozen farmers from the Upper Valley are taking a course this winter covering nutrient management in advance of expected regulations that will require them to do so.

The five-week University of Vermont Extension-led course will instruct the farmers to better manage nutrient levels on their croplands and pastures in hopes of maximizing crop yields and reducing runoff into streams, rivers and lakes. READ MORE