University of Vermont Center for Sustainable Agriculture


106 Highpoint Center Suite 300

State(s) Served


Contact Person

Ben Waterman
(802) 656-9142

Service Type(s)

Business planning related to land acquisition
Connecting farmers and landowners
Facilitating land agreements and arrangements
Landowner education
Site assessments
Succession and transfer planning
We provide individualized, free consultations for farm seekers gathering information about land acquisition and financing strategies. Farm seekers are encouraged to visit the Vermont Agriculture Land Access Database at . We also provide education through publications and workshops on topics including farm prospecting, farmland purchase and leasing, land stewardship, farm financing, and land use regulations.