UVLT and VTC Joint Statement on Norwich Farms

      To: Norwich Select Board From: Upper Valley Land Trust and Vermont Technical College Re: Joint Statement Regarding Norwich Farms Date: April 19, 2018 In 2015, Vermont Technical College accepted the Sigler Farm in Norwich as a gift, and the College created a semester-long residential educational experience for its agricultural students on the […]

UVLT Prepares to Purchase Norwich Farm

UVLT is preparing to purchase about 6 acres of developed land on Turnpike Road in Norwich. The land is adjacent to UVLT’s Brookmead Conservation Area, 352 acres of forest and farmland with trails. The 6 acres is currently owned by Vermont Technical College (VTC). A number of barns and related structures are situated there along […]

Norwich Comes Together About Dairy Cows

More than 500 people have signed a petition indicating their support for dairy farming at the Norwich Farms site on Turnpike Road. This is good news! Andrew Sigler rebuilt and expanded the barns as a non-profit demonstration farm in the 1990’s before ultimately donating the buildings and 358 acres of land to Vermont Technical College […]