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School’s Out

At Mettawee Community School in West Pawlet, something special is happening. Through a partnership with the Merck Forest & Farmland Center and VLT, students can explore the fields and forests behind their school every single day.

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For the Community, By the Community

In Vermont, farmers cite soaring land prices as the top barrier to starting their own business. The White River Land Collaborative in Tunbridge poses a particularly thrilling solution.