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Cumberland County Extension Association is looking for new members

http://umaine.edu/cumberland/cumberland-county-extension-association-2/cumberland-county-extension-association-ccea-looking-for-volunteers/

August 9th, 2014 -6th Annual Backyard Locavore Day -   For More Details

July
Tuesday, July 15
Preserving the Harvest: Pickled Green Beans (South Paris) Register
Tuesday, July 29 Preserving the Harvest: Pickled Green Beans (Falmouth) Register
Thursday, July 31 Preserving the Harvest: Pickled Green Beans (Lisbon Falls) Register
August
Saturday, August 9 SAVE THE DATE for the 6th Annual Backyard Locavore Day Event (rain or shine) 10AM-3PM  a unique self-guided tour of backyards in Brunswick and Freeport. Register
 Saturday, August 9  Microscope Workshop for Farmers: To review common internal parasites of sheep, goats and camelids that can be detected using fecal flotation methods, and to equip producers with microscopy skills that may improve their ability to make sound management decisions.  http://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/microscope-workshop-for-farmers/
Thursday, August 21 McClellan to demonstrate how to extend farmers’ market fare.University of Maine Cooperative Extension will host cookbook author Marisa McClellan 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at the UMaine Extension Cumberland County office, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104, Falmouth. McClellan, who penned Preserving by the Pint: Quick Seasonal Canning for Small Spaces, will demonstrate urban canning and preserving techniques.Cost is $15 per person.
http://umaine.edu/cumberland/programs/meet-marisa-mcclellan/
September
Wednesday, September 17
 Cumberland County Extension Association Annual Meeting & Pie contest. Save the date, details coming soon.