University of Vermont

Cooperative for Real Education in Agricultural Management (CREAM)

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Constructing a new CREAM Barn

You're invited to help make the new CREAM barn a reality! Construction has begun on the first phase of major renovations to the Paul Miller Agricultural Research Farm which will also include a new milking center and dairy research barn. There are naming and donor recognition opportunities for gifts at all levels. Thank you!

Watch the progress of the barn as it is being built

January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015
February 3, 2015
February 3, 2015
New instructional barn to be completed by fall
CREAM Advisor Norm Purdie celebrates hitting the old barn with the silver sledgehammer
February 3, 2015
February 3, 2015
New instructional barn to be completed by fall
Lab Coordinator Fran Kinghorn swings the sledgehammer on demolition day.
February 9, 2015
February 9, 2015
CREAM students pose in front of the existing CREAM barn.
February 9, 2015
February 9, 2015
CREAMers L to R: Caylie Asmonda, Natalie Kane and Alyssa Mau check cows in the pen for signs of heat.
February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015
Demolition continues.
February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015
Demolition of the existing barn.
February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015
February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015
February 26, 2015
April 1, 2015
April 1, 2015
Demolition begins on the maternity barn.
April 1, 2015
April 1, 2015
Demolition of the maternity barn.
April 13, 2015
April 13, 2015
Removal of the barn.
April 13, 2015
April 13, 2015
Preparation for the groundbreaking ceremony.
April 15, 2015
April 15, 2015
UVM Holds Official Groundbreaking Ceremony
VT Secretary of Agriculture Chuck Ross spoke about the importance of building a new facility for education and research at UVM.
April 15, 2015
April 15, 2015
UVM Holds Official Groundbreaking Ceremony
Norm Purdie, Tom Vogelmann, CREAM founder Jim "Gilly" Gilmore, Chuck Ross, Donald Wells, and David Kerr break ground on the new barn.
May 4, 2015
May 4, 2015
Completion of the foundation.
May 4, 2015
May 4, 2015
The foundation is in place.
May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015
The walls start to go up.
May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015
The walls are nearing completion.
June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015
Preparing for the roof trusses.
June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015
Roof trusses ready to install.
June 18, 2105
June 18, 2015
With walls and roofing, it is starting to look like a barn.
June 18, 2015
June 18, 2105
Completion is expected by mid-September.
Panoramic view of the construction site.
August 21, 2015
Panoramic view of the construction site.
September 8, 2015 barn image.
September 8, 2015
Fans east side of barn.
September 8, 2015 milking parlor
September 8, 2015
Milking Parlor
September 14, 2015 barn constructin
September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015 installing stanchions
September 14, 2015
Installing stanchions
September 14, 2015 - milking parlor
September 14, 2015
Fans in the milking parlor
September 15, 2015 - panoramic view of barn
September 15, 2015
Panoramic view of the construction sitte
To view all images, go to our Flickr page
Images courtesy of Jane Kennedy O'Neil



Last modified September 16 2015 03:02 PM

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