With tag: economy
Cuttingsville CSA Looks To Future
By Melody Bodette
farms in Vermont are struggling to clean-up and move forward after the
flooding associated with Tropical Storm Irene. Agriculture
officials say that many dairy farmers may have to destroy hay and corn crops
that were inundated with flood waters. And
vegetable growers are also dealing with the loss of crops.
Biotech Company To Open In Newport With 200 Jobs
By Ross Sneyd
A South Korean biotechnology company has announced that it
will open a new factory in Newport
and create 200 jobs. The
company is AnC Bio and it manufactures medical equipment, including
State Approves Loans To Small Businesses
Economic officials say they will distribute $6.9 million in development financing to businesses throughout the state, in an effort to stimulate job growth.
The VPR Table
VPR Table: Pete's Greens
A fire demolished Pete's Greens barn on January 12th. Marialisa Calta returns to the VPR Table to reflect upon Pete's Greens contribution to the local food economy.