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Nick Orr

The Setonian

A Man and His Barge Set Sail for The Big Apple

After many months of planning, Erik Andrus and his barge, “Ceres,” are on their way to New York City with 12 tons of goods to sell along the way. Andrus, the owner and operator of the Bound Brook Farm and the Good Companion Bakery in Ferrisburgh, Vermont, conceived the idea of building a 39-foot ...

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Farmer Pioneers Vermont Sail Freight Project

FERRISBURGH— Soaring fuel prices, increased development of local and sustainable food systems and growing environmental concerns have caused farmers across the country to reevaluate the manner in which food is grown and distributed. One Vermonter is looking to the water, the wind and the past for ...

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