Gardening conference set for November

VERMONT — Gardeners of all abilities are invited to participate in a virtual statewide gardening conference on Nov. 5 and 6 to hear from horticultural, soil and composting experts from Vermont and Massachusetts. The theme for the conference, which is sponsored by the University of Vermont Extension Community Horticulture Program, is “Gardening for Resilience: Feeding our Soil, Seeds, Habitats and Communities.” Sessions will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on both days via Zoom. The conference opens with a prese … (read more)

Hemp conference set for South Burlington

SOUTH BURLINGTON — An internationally recognized leader in hemp research and the entrepreneurial founders of a Vermont CBD company will headline the second annual Industrial Hemp Conference, Feb. 20 in South Burlington. Jay Noller, director of Oregon Stat … (read more)

‘Bodies at the Borders’ conference to be held Jan. 13

MIDDLEBURY — Bordering is a process of restricting human movement in ways that are increasingly recognized as unethical and partisan. In designing the Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs’ Seventh-Annual Student-Organized Conference, “Bodies at Borders: The … (read more)