Mary Peabody, University of Vermont Extension

Entrepreneurs & Their Communities, Enhancing Rural Community Capacity, Women in Agriculture July 22, 2016 Print Friendly and PDF

Mary Peabody, UVM Extension

Mary Peabody is a Community & Economic Development Specialist with University of Vermont Extension. She is passionate about working with small-scale farmers and small business owners on issues related to business planning, marketing and feasibility. She also works with rural communities on issues related to entrepreneurship and capacity-building. Mary is the founding Director of the Women's Agricultural Network (WAgN). Throughout the year Mary can be found delivering a variety of business-related classes offered online as well as coordinating webinar series and a host of other distance learning opportunities. 

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Follow me onTwitter: @marypeabody, @extbizteam, @wagnvt, @RuralCapacity


Where you can hear more from me:

Womens Agricultural Network

Vermont New Farmer Network

Power of Business Blog

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