With 70 percent of Vermont’s young children in out-of-home care for at least part of the work week, high quality, affordable child care has become a key economic development issue for the state. We talk about it with child care advocate Melissa
Riegel-Garrett and with Green Mountain Power President Mary Powell, the co-chair
of Governor Douglas’s Building Bright Futures Council. And we visit a farm that’s weaning itself from fossil fuels.