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Arthritis and Agriculture Workshop

Amber Wolfe, from the Arthritis Foundation, will be presenting a FREE workshop for farmers, gardeners, agricultural workers, healthcare professionals and the general public. 

Topics will include information on arthritis as a disease, treatment and pain management options, sources of joint stress and pain on the farm, operation changes, modifications to farm equipment and assistive technology tools.   Specific segments on gardening and rural youth will also be discussed.

When:      Tuesday July 30, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Where:     Pineland Farms Conference Center, Room A, 15 Farm View Drive, New Gloucester, ME 04260

Speakers:  Amber Wolfe: National AgrAbility Program– Arthritis Coordinator ; Lani Carlson: Maine AgrAbility Program Project Coordinator

 Register today for this FREE workshop.  Hurry, space is limited.

 Online: http://umaine.edu/agrability/

Email: maine.agrability@maine.edu

Phone: 207.944.1533

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