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$5k award recognizes Vt.’s hardworking farmers

VERMONT — The 2023 Fantastic Farmer application period is open. The Vermont Agency of Agriculture and the A. Pizzagalli Family Farm Fund want to ensure they are recognizing Vermont farmers and farming communities while telling the positive stories that highlight the Green Mountain State’s agriculture community.

“We hope you will send us your name or pass on the word about this award to someone deserving in our small state,” said Scott Waterman of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets.

Apply yourself or nominate someone you know for a chance at being selected and win $5,000 from the A. Pizzagalli Family Farm Fund. The deadline to submit is June 15.

For more information visit agriculture.vermont.gov/administration/fantastic-farmer-award.

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