Newscast: Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, 7:34 a.m.
A new kind of driver's license and non-driver's identification is now available at offices of the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles. A law passed last spring that led to new rules for commercial on-farm slaughter is going through some growing pains. An Agency of Agriculture housekeeping bill made it legal for farmers to facilitate on-farm slaughter, but not conduct it themselves. The limitations, and wording, of the rule are causing some frustration and confusion.