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Next generation takes over sugaring opperation
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March 21, 2018

Next generation takes over sugaring opperation

Chittenden family farm plans for its second century

By Julia Purdy

CHITTENDEN—Jenna Baird and Jacob Powsner live in a modest house on land belonging to Baird’s parents, steps away from the large, traditional farmhouse where Bonnie and Bob Baird live. It’s a common arrangement among…

Sugaring season is off to a promising start
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March 8, 2017

Sugaring season is off to a promising start

Governor Scott officially opens Vermont’s “sweetest season” The unseasonably warm days and crisp nights through February have had the sap gushing, and the 2017 maple season is not only underway but off to a promising start. Last year, Vermont produced almost 2 million gallons of…