After farming on leased land for decades, Matthew Kurek and Maggie Wood were looking for a farm of their own. Their search led them to Springfield, Vermont.
It’s summer in Jeffersonville, and the woodlands along the Brewster River are buzzing with cicadas. Children splash in the gorge below Vermont’s historic Grist Mill Covered Bridge. Visitors flock to the trails beyond, seeking shade and the chance to socialize, from a distance.
Wondering what we’ve been up to? The pandemic may have slowed some things down and halted others, but here at VLT we’ve been busy!
If you are considering conserving your land with a land trust or currently have an easement on your property this webinar is for you! Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands, who are hosting VLT’s Liza Walker and Caitlin Cusack to answer your questions about conservation and conservation easements.
A $2 million grant from the USDA National Resources Conservation Service has been awarded to the Vermont Land Trust to help farmers implement practices that enhance the health of their soils.