Thomas Parker

Udderly Crazy 4-H Club

On a cold March day, young 4-H members fill an auditorium at UVM’s Rowell Hall. They wait impatiently for the state livestock educator to read the placement o...

Colors of Spring

Maple syrup is a staple in most Vermont houses. If you don’t make it yourself you probably know somebody who does. The 2016 maple sugaring season is wrapping ...

Inside Fairmont Farm: Part Two

Any business has to plan for the future. In the dairy industry, that future relies largely upon the health and well-being of the calves. Fairmont knows that hea...

Inside Fairmont Farm: Part One

  Fairmont Farm inc. is a family dairy farm in East Montpelier, Vermont,  established in 1992 when three smaller family farms merged into one. In the 2...