Homegrown By Heroes The CT Chapter of the Farmer Veterans Coalition, with funding support from USDA RBDG is a great program and positive impact for CT’s Veteran Farmers. The event on November 10th, 2022, which launched the HomeGrown by Heros Logo in Connecticut, with the Lieutenant Governor Bysiewicz, USDA Director Soares and CT DOAG Commissioner…

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Connecticut Compost Webinar Series

Special thanks to our sponsors!   Individual Donors https://www.patronicity.com/ConnecticutCompost Webinar Series Info & Recordings MARCH 23 | 3-6 PM | TRACK 1: COMPOST BASICS AND SCIENCE OF COMPOST Come learn about composting basics. Food and yard wastes can be turned into a nourishing and free soil amendment. Discover the drivers of the decomposition process, find…

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Farmer Veteran Meeting

Are you a Veteran Farmer or Veteran thinking about a career in agriculture? Join us for an informational meet, greet, and networking event among Connecticut Veterans. Part of the discussion will include forming a Committee to bring a chapter of the Farmer Veteran Coalition here to Connecticut.

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2020 Connecticut Tour des Farms

Registration is open! STATEWIDE JULY 1 – SEPTEMBER 30 Join us for a free event as we support Connecticut farms all summer long! For 2020, CT RC&D is hosting a statewide Tour des Farms event for folks to enjoy at their own pace and schedule. The event will include eight regional routes, each featuring 5-10…

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CT Hemp Conference & Trade Show

CT Hemp Conference & Trade Show February 26, 2020 Maneeley’s Conference Center – South Windsor, CT Over 270 attended Connecticut’s first annual Hemp Conference and Trade Show! On February 26, 2020, CT RC&D, along with planning partners USDA NRCS and UCONN Extension, brought together advocates, cultivators, and businesses interested in the emerging hemp industry. The…

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