Alisha Utter

Alisha Utter

University of Vermont

PhD Student, Plant and Soil Science

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Published on Nov 22, 2019

"Growing Veganic" Fall 2019 Update: A Step and a Leap Forward! 

"Growing Veganic" Fall 2019 Update: A Step and a Leap Forward! We are writing with an exciting update: the first manuscript from our fieldwork has been submitted to a research journal! The manuscri...

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Published on May 19, 2019

Spring 2019 Updates

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Published on Nov 09, 2018

Changing Climate, Changing Agriculture: Rising Momentum for Veganic Farming

Earlier this fall, Mona and I converged in San Francisco at the Rise for Climate March preceding the Global Climate Action Summit. It may be hard to believe, but this was our first time meeting aft...

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Published on May 20, 2018

Spring Fieldwork Update

Over the past three months, Mona and I have completed eighteen interviews with veganic growers from eleven different states (Fig. 1). Each grower completed a (quantitative) survey online and also p...

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Published on Mar 05, 2018

Presenting Veganic Agriculture

I recently delivered my first presentation on veganic agriculture since we embarked on this research project. The presentation was at the University of Vermont (UVM) in an Agricultural Policy and E...

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Published on Dec 28, 2017

Farmer Demand for Veganic Ag Info

This month, I attended the Young Farmers Conference at Stone Barns (Pocantico Hills, NY) and the New England Vegetable and Fruit Conference in Manchester, NH. At both events, I had the opportunity ...

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Published on Nov 22, 2017

Research: University Approved!

As university-affiliated researchers, it is required that we have our research protocols approved by each university's Institutional Review Board. As of today, 11/22, both Loyola Marymount Universi...

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Hi, Joanne! Your support on this project (and always) is much appreciated. I am hopeful we will meet our goal and excited to get started on this research. Thank you!
Dec 18, 2017
Growing Veganic: Exploring Plant-Based Agriculture in the United States
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Hi, Mark! Thank you so much for your generous donation. It is wonderful to hear that you are a member of the veganic farming community. As we move towards data collection and the release of a farmer-informed growing manual, we will be in touch!
Nov 26, 2017
Growing Veganic: Exploring Plant-Based Agriculture in the United States
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