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67 Merchants Row
Rutland, VT, 05701
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(802) 417-1528

Rutland Area Farm and Food Link (RAFFL) promotes local food knowledge, production and market opportunities for farmers and community members throughout our region.


Efficiency Intensive

Production Efficiency Intensive

for Vegetable FarmERs

Featuring Ben Hartman, diversified vegetable farmer and author of The Lean Farm

March 2, 2017 - Green Mountain College, Poultney, VT

MARCH 3, 2017 - Sterling College, Craftsbury, VT

From 9am-4pm

$25 per attendee, lunch included

Join RAFFL, NOFA-VT, and the Center for an Agricultural Economy to learn how to grow your profit margins by strategically increasing the efficiency of your farm operations.  Topics that will be addressed include: product flow, storage area organization, ergonomic systems, employee management, planning for equipment and infrastructure needs, and efficient winter production systems.  Come away with ideas to implement this season that will reduce overproduction, save time, and positively affect both your farm’s bottom line and your quality of life!

The workshop fee is $25.00, which includes lunch, and is payable by check to Rutland Area Farm and Food Link, or payable online after registering below.

Click HERE to register!


**The submission period for applications for one-on-one coaching sessions with Ben Hartman has closed.

This workshop is made possible with funding from the Working Lands Enterprise Initiative, and with support from Green Mountain College and Sterling College.