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February 23-27, 2017
Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford

March 4, 2017
Plainfield Winter Market
Plainfield Town Hall, Plainfield

April 29, 2017
Connecticut Sheep, Wool & Fiber Festival
Tolland Agriculture Center, Vernon

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1,203 people and 266 businesses have taken the pledge since August 2013

Latest News

December 12, 2016
BuyCTGrown, a project of UConn Extension with CitySeed of New Haven, is excited to celebrate reaching $3 million in locally grown products that were purchased and reported by residents and businesses through its website. Read more...

Tuesday, May 10
A fantastic Farm Day awaits in Lebanon CT on June 4th. Celebrate the eight opening Day of the Lebanon Farmers Market from 9am -2pm. Meander over to Beltane Farm at 59 Taylor Bridge road for the Summer French Country Market for cheese tasting, antiques, artisans' crafts and sumptuous food.

Tuesday, May 17
The Connecticut River Valley Chamber of Commerce has announced its band lineup for the second annual Connecticut Farm & Folk Festival. Organizers note that 11 out of the dozen acts are new to the festival and "cover a wide array of the folk music spectrum."

Monday, May 16
The Killingly Agriculture Commission sponsored a "Show and Tell" about raising chickens on May 7. This was the latest in a series of sessions aimed at encouraging residents to try their hands at agricultural pursuits.

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