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The Vermont Specialty Food Association (VSFA) and Vermont Retail and Grocers Association (VRGA) work together to guide Vermont made products through the doors of grocery and retail stores statewide. In early 2021, VRGA Member Farrell Distributing approached the associations with an idea: Take Vermont…
VSFA Receives an Honorary Plank Owner Certificate from the USS Vermont Support Group
Sidehill Farm - Member Spotlight
Edible Vermont Magazine Mention of VSFA Members
Stonewall Kitchen Acquires Vermont Coffee Company
Mount Mansfield Maple Products and Generosity Brings Joy Fundraising Collaboration to Benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta Winooski, Vermont: Mount Mansfield Maple Products has partnered with Generosity Brings Joy and Jen Ellis, the mother, partner, teacher, community member, and crafter, who made the famous Bernie…
For Immediate Release: Contact: Katherine McNamara, DVM | she/her Assistant State Veterinarian | Deputy Director FSCP (802)828-2426 Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets Vermont State-Inspected Meat Processing Businesses Can Now Access Out-of-State Markets Sherpa Foods LLC, of Burlington…
Q. Tell us a little bit about your company’s background and what you produce. A. Halladay’s Harvest Barn Is located on our family property in Rockingham Vermont. We hand blend and package over 70 herb, soup, dessert, dinner blends and our famous Vermont Beer Bread on site. We have a small dedicated team that are all part of the Harvest Barn family.
Jed’s Maple Products is a 20-year-old family business originally started to produce maple syrup. However, through the years, we have diversified into a company that manufactures many specialty foods, both with and without maple syrup as an ingredient. We are definitely proud of our Vermont roots, owners Steve and Amy Wheeler are native Vermonters and fiercely proud of our state and our heritage. At times, it seems like a major accomplishment to still be in business through all the curves life throws, and COVID is no exception.
Vermont Specialty Food & Beverage Producers Win National 2021 Good Food Awards