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  • Vermont Farm Fund Launches New Producer Loan Program

    September 20, 2021

    The Vermont Farm Fund (VFF), a non-profit revolving loan fund for local farmers and food producers, has launched a new loan program for start-up farmers and food businesses. The VFF’s New Producer Loan will provide access to no-hassle, friendly-term loans up to $20,000 at a low 3% interest rate. A true revolving loan fund, as the community of recipients pays back their loans, funds are replenished for the next cycle of borrowers. The Vermont Farm Fund is a program of CAE.

  • Sterling College launches EcoGather to address effects of climate change, biodiversity loss, and harmful agricultural practices

    June 9, 2021

    Sterling College recently announced their international collaboration with 5 communities to examine the ecological and social challenges resulting from extractive growth.


    May 21, 2021

    Over the past ten years, the Vermont Farm Fund, a non-profit revolving loan fund, has made over 2 million dollars in loans to Vermont farmers and food producers to help build the local agricultural economy.