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New England Farmers Union fourth annual convention

SHELBURNE FALLS, Mass. — The New England Farmers Union  will hold its fourth annual convention Dec. 6-7,  at the Newport Marriott Hotel in Newport, R.I. …
COMMUNITY | ENVIRONMENTAL | FARMING

December 20 is deadline for conservation program financial assistance

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service State Conservationist Juan Hernandez has set the cutoff date of Friday, Dec. 20, for submitting applications for conservation program …
BUSINESS | COMMUNITY | FARMING

Soils Quality Conference to be held Nov. 14-16 in Bangor

BANGOR, Maine — Next week, more than 100 people — mostly farmers but also scientists, government specialists, food service professionals, educators and people who eat …
ENVIRONMENTAL | FARMING | GOVERNMENT

Maine Tree Farm Committee to be awarded stewardship award

AUGUSTA | Gov. Paul R. LePage will present the Maine Tree Farm Committee with the prestigious 2013 Austin H. Wilkins Forest Stewardship Award at 11 …
COMMUNITY | FARMING | HEALTH | NON-PROFITS

Hope House cultivates community garden

BANGOR | Penobscot Community Health Care announced that Hope House guests, staff and volunteers planted and took care of a community garden this summer …
COMMUNITY | FARMING

UMaine Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program Taking Applications

AUGUSTA, Maine — Are you a gardening enthusiast? Would you like to share your gardening knowledge with your community? If so, you may want to …
COMMUNITY | FARMING | NON-PROFITS

Maine Farmland Trust to host Maine Fare 2013 Celebration in Belfast

BELFAST, Maine —  Maine Farmland Trust will host a celebration of Maine food and farms 9 a.m.-9 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6-7 in downtown Belfast. …
FARMING | GOVERNMENT

Lime equivalent available for farmers’ fields

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine farmers could see their liming agent costs reduced and their profitability increase as a result of an alternative liming agent that …
BUSINESS | COMMUNITY | FARMING

Maine Department of Labor schedules blueberry harvest outreach events

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Office of the State Monitor Advocate in conjunction with the Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor and …
BUSINESS | FARMING

State of Maine Cheese celebrates 30 years

ROCKPORT, Maine — It’s been 30 years since Taylor Mudge, then a Lincolnville sheep farmer, helped found a new company that he hoped would contribute …
 
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