Every year, the 14thday of February is a chance to express love, affection and friendship to the people we care about most. Whether it’s sharing a taste of local whipped cream atop a sweet maple dessert with that special someone or a toast to good times aside a delicate backcountry wine crafted from rooted in Vermont grapes, a Vermont farmer is there for you.
To show gratitude on this Valentine’s Day, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets is sharing 14 reasons why we love our farmers: 1.Local food tastes great 2.They preserve the rural landscape 3.They provide Vermont with many types of jobs 4.We love a cold glass of milk 5.They work 7 days a week to put local food on our tables 6.Food does not grow in the supermarket 7.They work in acres, not hours 8.We love great cheese 9.We love a beautiful Vermont barn 10.Mmmmmmmm, Maple 11.Vermont hops make awesome Vermont beer 12.We love apples, pumpkins, and a great corn maze 13.My CSA produce is fresh from the field 14.They’re our neighbors and friends WATCH: Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/vtagencyofag/videos/10160021269580344/ YouTube- https://youtu.be/a-des1ydilU Why do you love our farmers? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with the #VtFarmLove. Help us share the news! Link to this news on the web Share this news on Facebook ReTweet this news ### About the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets: VAAFM facilitates, supports and encourages the growth and viability of agriculture in Vermont while protecting the working landscape, human health, animal health, plant health, consumers and the environment. www.Agriculture.Vermont.Gov If you would like to be removed from our email distribution list, please reply with “unsubscribe” in the subject line.