Activities around town: June 4

DON’T COMPOST THAT carrot top! If you put it in water you can grow a new carrot. Read about it and ways you can grow other veggies from scraps in the “Make it Together – Kitchen Garden” section in this story.

Feel some gratitude. Salisbury Community School students have written words of gratitude on pieces of fabric and attached then to the fence outside the school.

Injecting hay fields holds promise

ADDISON COUNTY DAIRY farmer Allan Brisson called manure injection a “win win” in a 2018 appearance on the “Across the Fence” television show.

The University of Vermont Extension’s Champlain Valley Crop, Soil and Pasture Team recently wrapped up a two-year grant project bringing new manure injection technology to Addison County hay fields

Quarantine prompts local musician to branch out

LOCAL ROCKER CLINT Bierman (right) recently wrote two humorous songs about remote learning, and shot music videos for them. Bierman’s sons, Ty (left) and Sam, sang on the chorus for “Home School,” which is told from a home-bound parent’s point of view. Video screenshot

When Clint Bierman writes a new song, he tests it out on his sons, Ty and Sam. “They’re the first people I go to,” the guitarist and vocalist for The Grift said in a recent phone interview. 


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