Cole Nelson

Zachariah Hodge, the Retreat Farm’s event manager, stands behind the North Barn bar.

Retreat Farm unveils new community spaces

The Farm Market and North Barn are designed to support connection and commerce for the region’s agricultural, tourist, and creative economies

BRATTLEBORO-At its annual Farm Festival on June 15, the Retreat Farm unveiled its new North Barn and Retreat Farm Market - two additions to the agricultural complex designed to foster economic and community growth by offering platforms for local businesses, entertainment, and community-centered programming throughout the year.

The Farm Market building, funded by a $3 million Senate appropriation secured by retired Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy, involved acquiring and renovating the former Grafton Village Cheese Company facility.

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