Tag Archives: VFFC

VFFC touts agriculture as economic engine
Local News
April 26, 2017

VFFC touts agriculture as economic engine

By Evan Johnson

Governor Phil Scott has stated he wants economic growth to be a cornerstone of his administration and this week in Rutland he got a preview of what that growth could look like in a state with a rich history of agriculture.

On…

VFFC hosts Earth Day celebration

VFFC hosts Earth Day celebration

Wednesday, April 19, 3 p.m.—RUTLAND—The Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) is hosting its annual Earth Day Celebration April 19, 3-6 p.m. The Earth Day Celebration is an annual event for all ages with activities, demonstrations, live music, farmers market, exhibitors, food and workshops to increase…

VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes
Local News
April 5, 2017

VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes

By Polly Lynn Mikula

RUTLAND—On Saturday, April 1, a few United Nations delegates wandered through the vendors at the Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) in Rutland tasting a variety of Vermont products including fresh maple syrup, maple candy, apple cider, guacamole and jams, among other…

Local News
August 10, 2016

Gala harvest festival hopes to draw 500

By Polly Lynn RUTLAND—The Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) will host its second annual Summer Harvest Fest feast and fundraiser, Sunday, Aug. 14, beginning at 3 p.m. Highlights of the gala event will include music, cocktails, a centerpiece competition dubbed the “Iron Gardener,” a silent…

Monumental sculpture celebrates community 

Saturday, April 30 at 11 a.m. — RUTLAND — The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center (CSSC), with the Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC), announce an opening reception Saturday, April 30 at 11 a.m., to celebrate the temporary installation of “Borne,” a monumental marble sculpture at the Winter…