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Branding & Marketing: Strategies for Small Businesses with Small Budgets

Posted: September 19, 2017

Monday, September 25 — 5:00pm Branding & Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses with Small Budgets 140 Junction Road, Hardwick VT The Center for an Agricultural Economy welcomes 4 small business consultants with unique skill sets to cover a broad range of topics relating to marketing your food business in Vermont. The workshop is intended for [...]

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Farm to Institution Sales Manager position open!

Posted: August 28, 2017

Start off our school year with a bang! We have a Parttime Position open to work specifically with schools, colleges and hospitals in our dynamic and growing Farm to Institution program. We have been partnering with 8-12 farms each year, and steadily growing our SALES, our RELATIONSHIPS across the state, and our KNOWLEDGE of the [...]

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New Position: Co-Marketing Coordinator for Vermont Food Venture Center and Client Businesses

Posted: July 28, 2017

The Center for an Agricultural Economy is accepting applications for the position of Co-Marketing Coordinator. This position will work as part of our Business Services Team to help provide resources and marketing opportunities to client businesses and work to promote the mission and products of the Vermont Food Venture Center throughout Vermont’s local food system. [...]

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KITCHEN CREW Positions available – Starting immediately thru the School Year!

Posted: July 25, 2017

We are looking for some parttime (2 days/wk) assistance this summer on our Kitchen Crew – Farm to Institution local veggie program. Are you interested? Give us a call to find out more! This position is critical to our farm to institution (Just Cut) local farm veggie program, and will work in a team with [...]

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Accepting Applications: Experienced Facilitator for Theory of Change Workshop

Posted: May 4, 2017

  CAE is seeking an experienced facilitator to support the organization and facilitation of a Theory of Change workshop. The workshop will bring together 10-20 CAE staff and stakeholders to collaborate on inputs to a Theory of Change that will support and inform the organization’s strategic vision for the coming years. For more information see the [...]

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Exciting job opportunity!

Posted: April 5, 2017

Hardwick Elementary School is searching for a new principal who will further the school’s ambitious vision around sustainability, community and experiential learning. *See here for SchoolSpring post* The Hardwick community is ready to welcome an innovative new elementary school leader. Do you know excellent teachers, administrators and school leaders? Pass the word! Here’s what we [...]

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Request for Proposals: Farm to School Program Evaluation and Impact Study

Posted: March 6, 2017

The Center for an Agricultural Economy is seeking a program evaluation consultant to develop a system for studying the impact of Farm to School and place-based experiential programs in Orleans Southwest Supervisory Union, our local school system. We hope you’ll take a look and forward this to your networks! RFP: Farm to School Evaluation

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Production Efficiency Intensive for Vegetable Farmers! Join Us!

Posted: February 16, 2017

Production Efficiency Intensives for Vegetable Farmers presented by Center for and Agricultural Economy, RAFFL and NOFA-VT Join us and our partners, as well as Ben Hartman, author of The Lean Farm, to learn how to grow your profit margins by strategically increasing the efficiency of your farm operations. Topics that will be addressed include: product [...]

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Vt Food Venture Center: Case Study goes global!

Posted: February 16, 2017

The Vt Food Venture Center, now entering its 6th year, has been working steadily to advance farm and food businesses. We offer a suite of services, but one project which has grown significantly is our FARM TO INSTITUTION Minimal Processing, begun as farmer co-packing and advanced into market and product development. We want to highlight [...]

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Request for Proposals: Atkins Field

Posted: February 7, 2017

The Center for an Agricultural Economy is looking for a Project Manager with architectural experience for our Atkins Field Project. If you are interested, please take a look at our request for proposals. RFP Atkins Project Mgr

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