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Farming is a business. As such, you have all of the needs of any business. This may include in-depth long-term business planning to short-term specialized assistance. The Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program, operated by our partners at the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board can help. Their range of services includes:

  • Business Planning

  • Enterprise Analysis

  • Financial Record-keeping and Management

  • Marketing and Sales

  • Human Resources Management

  • Management Coaching

  • Retirement & Ownership Succession Planning

​All of there services are available to Vermont farmers for a very minimal fee. 

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One of our Farm First counselors would be happy to discuss your situation and connect you with the best people at Vermont Farm and Forest Viability.