Serving Lamoille County’s business community for more than 50 years.
Lamoille Economic Development Corp. is committed to market and support farms and value-added agriculture products visibly and effectively.
Currently, LEDC is supporting these initiatives:
· Marketing Consulting for Farm and Agriculture-Related Businesses
· Underwriting Vermont Land Link
· Agricultural Promotion and Tourism
Vermont Land Link helps Vermont’s farm seekers and farm property holders find each other. LEDC provided funding for creation of the website and database, www.vermontlandlink.org visit it to post or search for farm properties and access resources on farm access, tenure and stewardship.
One has only to step into the Stowe Visitor Center to hear that a “visit to a farm” is one of the most popular requests. LEDC’s two current agri-tourism initiatives are: support of DigInVt.com and the Mount Mansfield Tasting Tour. The DigInVt.com project, launched by the Vermont Agriculture and Culinary Tourism Council. LEDC funded the translation of the entire website into French The site allows visitors to the website to easily find farms open to the public, farmers’ markets, farmstands, pick-your-own, as well as eateries serving local foods. Visit the website, www.diginvt.com to see if your business qualifies for inclusion on the site, or to plan an agricultural excursion in Lamoille county.
Check in here often for the latest news regarding economic development opportunities in Lamoille County.
We offer our members funding, services, and support and we retain a full-time staff to provide these services. We hope you will take advantage of all LEDC offers.
Our members cover a wide array of industries, from hospitality and dining to outdoor sports and more. Get to know our team today!
We provide loans to small and medium sized businesses located in or moving to Lamoille County, Vermont. If your in need of business funding, lets talk.
We hope you will join us in our ongoing mission to promote and grow Lamoille County’s economy. As business owners and community members, we are stronger when we work together.