GMFTS Receives New Grants from the Vermont Community Foundation to Increase Capacity, Address Food Insecurity in the NEK

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Alida Farrell, GMFTS’s new Local Food Access Coordinator, pictured with bags of food prepared at the Orleans Federated Church Community Food Shelf. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEWPORT, VT Contact: Jessica Weston,  Communications and Development Coordinator Green Mountain Farm-to-School (802) 334-2044 Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS), has been awarded over $20,000 in grants from the Vermont Community Read the full article…

Teaching Garden-Based Education on Abenaki Land

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By Esmé Forbes, AmeriCorps Farm to School Coordinaor Map of Abenaki Tribes in the Northeast Source: Green Mountain Farm-to-Schools programs operate throughout the Northeast Kingdom. This is the ancestral and current homeland of the Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki Nation. The Nulhegan Abenaki Tribe became officially recognized by the State of Vermont in Read the full article…