Farmer Services

NOFA-VT offers services and programs that help farmers at all levels of development to reach their business and quality of life goals. Certified organic, transitioning to organic, and non-certified farmers using sustainable practices can access these services.

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Farm Beginnings®

Launch or grow your sustainable agriculture businesses alongside other aspiring and beginning farmers.

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Journey Farmer

Continue developing your farm business alongside other early-stage farmers with programming shaped to your interests.

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Dairy Technical Assistance

Find technical assistance services for dairies that are organic or considering the transition.

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Veg & Berry Technical Assistance

Access a range of production technical assistance services, including crop planning.

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Business & Transfer Planning Services

Tap into business coaching and planning services that are tailored to your individual needs.

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Marketing Technical Assistance

Plan and execute a marketing strategy to build your customer base.

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Grant Opportunities

Explore funding opportunities to help your farm become and remain viable.

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Workshops & Events

Check out opportunities to dig into agricultural topics with fellow farmers and growers.