Tuesdays, beginning April 30, 2013, 2013 Farm Tractor Safety Course, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Maine Forest Service, Gray, ME Cost/student: $20.00 Individuals will receive practical training in the classroom, in the shop, and on tractors. Participants should be at least 13 years of age to participate in this certified course. Adults are welcome to participate in the practical course.
For more information go to http://umaine.edu/cumberland/programs/agriculture/farm-tractor-safety-course/
May 2013 issue of Maine Home Garden News is now available: May-2013-issue-maine-home-garden-news
Preserving Low-sugar Strawberry Jam, June 18, 2013 5:30-8:30PM Register Online
How to Build a Wire Poultry Travel Cage Workshop, June 22, 2013 9AM-12PM Register Online
Preserving Dilly Beans, July 23, 2013 5:30-8:30PM Register Online
August 10, 2013 10AM-4PM
Backyard Locavore Day - Join us for this self-guided tour of multiple Cumberland County backyards on August 10, 2013. This unique educational opportunity is brought to you by University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardener and Master Food Preserver Volunteers. Ticket now on sale: http://umaine.edu/cumberland/programs/locavore/