Suicide Prevention Awareness

Farm First focuses on the human element: farmers themselves. Farming can be stressful. That’s no secret. Farmers thrive on solving the unexpected challenges of each day, digging deep into personal and financial reserves during the hard times. The freedom of … Continued

A Letter from St. Albans Co-op CEO Leon Berthiaume

As a Vermont dairy industry leader for several decades, I have witnessed the challenges that dairy farmers face.  Here in Vermont we have experienced wildly fluctuating milk prices that often don’t correspond to rising costs of production. Investments have been … Continued

Dairy Improvement Grants Program

The Vermont Farm & Forest Viability Program is pleased to announce that funds for on-farm improvements are available on a competitive basis for grants of up to $40,000 to Vermont dairy farmers that are members of St. Albans Cooperative or … Continued

There’s a New Cheese in Town!

  Greetings! My name is Claire and I’m part of the family farm team that works to provide Vermont Creamery with the high quality cows’ milk for their deliciously yummy (and new!) St. Albans cheese! All of the milk that … Continued