Meet the GMFTS Team

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

At Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) the beginning of the school year brings with it so many things – the harvest is in full swing, the weather is beginning to change, and the organization is welcoming new and second year AmeriCorps farm-to-school coordinators. Read More…


Gala on the Lake Goes Swimmingly

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Monday, August 15th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) hosted its 4th Annual Gala on the Lake in August, raising over $6,500 that will go towards tending school gardens, sourcing local food in the cafeteria, and working to create healthy communities centered around good food. Read More…


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AmeriCrops Growing Knowledge of Nutrition and Local Agriculture

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Friday, February 12th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 For Immediate Release Students Growing Knowledge of Nutrition and Local Agriculture Be on the lookout, AmeriCorps members serving with Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) as farm-to-schoolcoordinators are bringing place-based nutrition and agriculture education into schools across the Northeast Kingdom – 27 Read the full article…


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Year in Photos | Green Mountain Farm-to-School

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Friday, January 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 Year in Photos| Green Mountain Farm-to-School At Green Mountain Farm-to-School we are very thankful to have enjoyed a great year! We worked in classrooms across the Northeast Kingdom providing nutrition and agriculture education, served free, nutritious meals during the summer Read the full article…


Join GMFTS in Celebrating #GivingTuesday!

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Today is #GivingTuesday!If we receive 50 gifts today, a generous Green Mountain Farm-to-School supporter has pledged $5,000 towards the organization. Will you help us realize our goal? Together we can connect more Vermonters to healthy, affordable, and local food.


Farm-to-School Conference Sows Ideas in Northeast Kingdom

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Sunday, November 8th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 For Immediate Release Farm-to-School Conference Sows Ideas in Northeast Kingdom Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS), in collaboration with Sterling College, hosted over 100 farm-to-school enthusiasts, advocates, and professionals for a day of networking and education at the 2nd Annual Northeast Kingdom Read the full article…


Farming for more than just a Profit – Harvest Hill Farm

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farming for more than just a Profit – Harvest Hill Farm “The mission of the farm is to grow high quality, organic vegetables at an affordable price,” says Bill Half, owner of Harvest Hill Farm in Walden, Read the full article…


Farm-to-School Grows All Year in Vermont

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Monday, October 19th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farm-to-School Grows All Year in Vermont Vermont- 10/19/2015 – October is National Farm-to-School Month, a nationwide celebration of farm-to-school established by Congress in 2010, and schools, organizations, and institutions in Vermont have a lot to celebrate. More than Read the full article…


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Northern Vermont Food Hub Refocused and Redesigned

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Thursday, October 8th, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Northern Vermont Food Hub Refocused and Redesigned Green Mountain Farm Direct (Farm Direct), the regional food hub operated by Green Mountain Farm-to-School, is continuing to grow as they roll out a new look and streamline operations that promise to Read the full article…


Coupons Encourage Fresh Eating in Northeast Kingdom

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Coupons Encourage Fresh Eating in Northeast Kingdom Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) is piloting a new program that allows Orleans and Essex county residents participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, 3SquaresVT, to purchase an additional $75 of Read the full article…


New Faces of Green Mountain Farm-to-School

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Press contact: Shane Rogers Communications, Outreach, and Development Associate Green Mountain Farm-to-School srogers@gmfts.org | 802-334-2044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Faces of Green Mountain Farm-to-School Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) welcomed five new AmeriCorps members, one returning AmeriCorps member, and two new full-time staff this past August. In 2015, Vermont ranked fourth among states for the most Read the full article…


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