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Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station

Maine Maple Sunday at the Sugarhouse

Sugar Shack Demeritt Forest

The University Forests staff invites the UMaine community to come visit us down at the Thomas J. Corcoran sugarhouse this Maine Maple Sunday, March 24th. The house will be open […]

Fruit Trees as a Business

Highmoor Farm, 52 US-202, Monmouth, ME 04259, USA

Renae Moran will be teaching the basics of commercial tree fruit production including spraying, pruning and thinning. To be held in the classroom, behind the barn.  Highmoor Farm is located […]

Safety workshop: burning wild blueberry fields

Blueberry Hill Farm Lab, 1643 US-1, Jonesboro, ME 04648, USA

The Maine Forest Service will host a controlled burn workshop with a specific focus on Maine's wild blueberry fields. The event will be hosted at the University of Maine's Blueberry Hill Farm, a Maine Agricultural & Experimental Station facility. Please register here.

Maine Fiddlehead Festival

The popular Maine Fiddlehead Festival returns to the campus of the University of Maine at Farmington on Saturday, April 27, from 10 am to 3 pm.  Get ready to enjoy the spirit of spring with an eclectic group of local farmers and food producers, craft vendors, food trucks, community groups, live farm animals, children’s activities, […]

Safety Training: tractor safety

Kennebec Valley Community College Harold Alfond Campus 677 Skowhegan Rd, Fairfield, ME 04944, Fairfield, Maine

The Maine New Farmers Project through the University of Maine's Cooperative Extension is hosting a tractor safety and equipment maintenance workshop. Geared towards new farmers and hosted by Extensions' Jason Lilley, this workshop is as excellent way to learn the basics of tractor safety and maintenance. Please register here.