The community support for all farmers affected by tropical storm Irene is astounding. Farm member Andrea Todd is hosting a dinner series of Farmer Dinner Fundraisersin Burlington; the next two dinners are on September 25 and October 19 and all proceeds go to the many Intervale Farms who suffered losses. Champlain Orchards in Shoream is also hosting benefit concerts for Vermont farmers on September 24 and 25. Click here for details.
For more information on how to directly help out ICF or support other farms affected by Irene, please contact Andy Jones (andy at intervalecommunityfarm.com) or Becky Maden (becky at intervalecommunityfarm.com).