Tag Archives: Vermont Farmers Food Center

Greg Cox: Grounded to the land, to the community

CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY  | By Joanna Tebbs Young I don’t think it will be a news flash to anyone who knows him to say that Greg Cox is a fascinating…

“An Uncut Diamond”: Rutland Shines with talent

“Many people believe that Rutland can be a better place, but work must be done to have the community meet each other, to come up with better ways to keep…

Dream comes alive: An open letter to those who have stepped out of line

CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY  |  By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG This is to you: You who have stepped out of line. You who have acknowledged that the workplace isn’t your place. You…

Lincoln Ironworks

  RUTLAND: THEN & NOW  |  By RICHARD BROWN Founded in 1868, the Lincoln Ironworks was a major industrial engine for Rutland and the surrounding area. The company’s primary products…

Drawn to the light in Rutland

By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY We’re deep in December. It’s cold. It’s dark. We are all yearning for light and warmth. No matter your personal reason for the…

The Vermont Farmers Food Center: Growing for the future in Rutland

By ELICIA MAILHIOT CORRESPONDENT Last November, the Vermont Farmers Food Center opened its doors and quickly became a weekend destination for hundreds of locals. One year later, the folks who…

Vermont Farmers Food Center to host forum in Rutland

STAFF REPORT The Vermont Farmers Food Center, home of the Rutland Winter Farmers Market, will host the Rutland Renaissance Forum on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 5 p.m. at the VFFC…

Growing up: Local groups show strength of Rutland’s food economy

By STEVE PETERS RUTLAND BITES Although you may judge Rutland’s food scene, for better or worse, by what you saw on your last walk through downtown or drive down Route…

‘Growing an Economy Around Food’ in Rutland, Vermont (VIDEO)

Yesterday, director and honorary Rutlander Art Jones, of the New York-based Great Jones Productions, released his latest piece documenting progress at the Vermont Farmers Food Center in Rutland. The five-minute…

Shrewsbury group raises money for VT Farmers Food Center

By BRIDGET SCOTT CORRESPONDENT SHREWSBURY — The Vermont Farmers Food Center has a group of young and energetic allies in its fundraising efforts. A small group of kids from Shrewsbury…