Commercial Members of the VVBGA

ACORN / Lindsey Berk- /

Agroecology & Livelihoods Collaborative (UVM/PSS) / Victor Izzo- /

Applied Ag Tech LLC / Pete Everson- /

Bejo Seeds / Jan van der Heide- /

Berry Protection Solutions / Dale Ila Riggs- /

Center for an Agricultural Economy / Daniel Keeney- /

Deep Root Organic Cooperative / Jen Hirchak- /

Dirt Capital Partners / Benneth Phelps- /

Earthwise Global / Peter Appleton- /

farmOS / Michael Senta- /

Fedco / Fedco- /

Food Connects / Richard Berkfield- /

Frazer Insurance / Stuard B. Farnham- /

Growing Farmers / Michael Kilpatrick- /

Harris Seeds / Tom Lewandowski- /

High Mowing Seeds / Paul Feenan- /

Intervale Center / Christine Badalamenti Smith- /

IPM Laboratories, Inc. / Carol Glenister- /

Ironbound Farm /

Johnny's Selected Seeds / Julie Fine- /

L.D. Oliver Seed Company, Inc. / Lori Donna- /

Lawes Agricultural Service Inc. / Brad Lawes- /

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardners Association / Caleb Goosen- /

Miskell's Conservation Land Consulting LLC / Davey Miskell- /

Myers Produce  /

Naga Bakehouse /

North Country Organics / - /

Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont, Inc. (NOFA) / - /

Nourse Farms, Inc. / Nourse Farms, Inc.-  /

Osborne Quality Seeds / Rebecca Morse- /

Oseco / Russell French- /

Rural Vermont / Shelby Girard, Mollie Wills, Caroline Gordon, Graham Unangst-Rufenacht, Emma Paradis-,,,, /

Salvation Farms / Greta Hasler-,, /

Small Bites

Smart Farm Innovations, LLC / Robert Arnold- /

Stokes Seeds Inc. / Karen Grybko-  /

Suncommon /

UVM Extension Agricultural Business / Mark Canella/…

Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA) / Sarah Isham-,, /

Vermont Farm Fund / Kate Stephenson- /

Vermont Food Bank / Andrea Solazzo  /

VHCB- Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program / Mariah Noth, Liz Gleason-,, /

Vital Communities /

Vitalis / Adrienne Shelton- /

Wellscroft Fence Systems, LLC / - /

Vermont Compost Company / Jennifer Whitman- /


2022 Sponsors

High Mowing Organic Seeds

High Mowing Organic Seeds is an independently owned, farm-based seed company offering over 700 varieties of certified organic and Non-GMO Project Verified vegetable, herb, flower and cover crop seed.
Contact: Paul Feenan

Osborne Quality Seeds

Supplier of vegetable, herb and flower seeds to commercial growers of all sizes across the US and Canada, for 40 years. We specialize in innovative varieties and high performing standards.
Contact: Rebecca Morse

Vitalis Organic Seeds

Vitalis Organic Seeds, the organic division of Enza Zaden, is a global leader in organic seed. In collaboration with our partner dealers, we distribute organic vegetable and herb seed nationally.
Contact: Adrienne Shelton


Other Commercial Members


ACORN's mission is to promote the growth and health of local food and agriculture in Vermont’s Champlain Valley by providing support to our farmers and food producers, engaging in food education and e
Contact: Lindsey Berk

Brookdale Farm Supplies

Irrigation Systems Components and Automation, Harvest Containers, Growing Supplies, Specialty Equipment tillage, transplanters, harvesters.
Contact: Trevor Hardy Zoe Stapp

L.D. Oliver Seed Co., Inc.

Contact: Lori Donna

Monosem Inc.

Vacuum precision planters
Contact: Pete Everson