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Archive - Mar 30, 2014 - News Article

Spring Snow Causes Issues For Farmers

March 30, 2014

The late snow creates some additional challenges for an industry already facing countless issues — farming. The winter ban, imposed by the state’s Acceptable Agriculture Practices Regulations, on spreading manure ends April 1. Farmers have been storing manure in pits, and the pits are likely full or close to it. But with the deep snow pack it will be difficult to begin spreading the fertilizer on fields.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

More Deer Killed Last Season, Fewer Moose Permits Proposed

March 30, 2014

ORLEANS – Hunters in Vermont bagged more deer this past hunting season than they did in past seasons. In addition, the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is recommending that the fish and wildlife board issue fewer moose permits for the next hunting season.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

Legislature Discussing An Animal Cruelty Bill

March 30, 2014

MONTPELIER - An animal cruelty bill which highlights a revised civil forfeiture clause, is now being reviewed by the House Judiciary Committee. The bill passed the Senate with several provisions, which also include a program between the Department of Corrections and animal shelters.
“We’re defining what animals are covered,” said Representative Vickie Strong of Albany. “If we are going to define animal cruelty we also want to determine if there’s a difference between farm animals and pets.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

 

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