Watch our recent winter logging operation, part of our sustainable forestry practices. Have a child in your life who loves the forest? Sign up for Forester for a Day , this Saturday, February 24! Put on a hard hat, watch a forester fell a tree, work in the woodshop, and learn the importance of the forest in our lives. Video by Dreamlike Pictures.
Maple Open House
Discover the story of sap to syrup all weekend long on the Farm! Explore the sugarbush, visit the sugarhouse in action, and (of course) taste sugar on snow! Outreach for Earth Stewardship will have ongoing live bird presentations, too! Join us as part of Vermont's state-wide Maple Open House Weekend, 11am - 2pm. 
Northeast Farm to School Institute
Whether you're a long-time Farm to School champion or just getting started, you're invited to form a school team and apply. VT FEED's year-long professional learning opportunity kicks off with a retreat at the Farm June 26-28. Bring food, farm, and nutrition programs into your school community!
Join our team!
Work with us to inspire and cultivate learning for a sustainable future! Departments across the Farm are now accepting applications for seasonal, year-round, full, and part time positions.
Preorder holiday hams
To guarantee your ham for your Easter celebration, order by Tuesday, March 13. And if you order by March 2, you'll receive a complementary ½-lb of our 3-Year cheddar! Just use the promo code ILOVEHAM in your shopping cart, and click “Add Free Product.” Hams and ham packages will be available to ship starting March 21. Shop online or call 802-985-0333.
New program,
new partnership
We're excited to be the lead community partner in a new project, Burlington City & Lake Semester, launching this fall. It's an immersive semester program for Burlington High School students using the city as a real-world classroom to explore community, identity, social justice, sustainability and more.
Upcoming Programs & Events

Thursday, March 1, 8am - 6pm, Tupper Lake, NY
Felted Flower Fun Saturday, March 3, 10am - 12pm
Sunday, March 4, 10am - 3pm on the Farm
"Bridging Faiths" Wednesday, March 7, 6:30 - 8pm, All Souls Interfaith Gathering
Forest Bathing , Saturday, March 10, 10am - 12pm
Saturday, March 17, 9am - 3:30pm at the Champlain Valley Exposition
What We're Following

Stuck in Vermont  takes a wooded walk on the Farm  with Shelburne's Poet Laureate and local students.
What does the Farm Bill preview say for the future of SNAP?  The New Food Economy reports on the possibilities .
The Cheese Monster's  Apple Cheddar Handpie recipe features our 2Y cheddar.
The New Food Economy  explores a new technology  that tells whether the milk you're buying really comes from pasture-grazing cows.
Shelburne Farms is a nonprofit organization educating for a sustainable future. Our campus is a 1,400-acre working farm, forest, and National Historic Landmark.