Spring 2021 Climate & Ag Webinar Series kicked off April 6

The Maine Agriculture & Climate Network (MECAN) at the University of Maine is hosting the virtual Spring 2021 Climate & Ag Webinar Series throughout the month of April. 

Each webinar, which will be held noon–1 p.m. via Zoom, will consist of three short presentations followed by a panel discussion. Speakers will include farmers, outreach professionals and agricultural and climate scientists. 

The three-webinar series began with “The Changing Landscape of Soil Health,” on April 6. “Pasture Management in a Changing Climate” is set for April 15 and “Climate Change & On-Farm Water Management” is scheduled for April 29. 

To learn more and register, visit MECAN’s webinars page. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Sue Erich, erich@maine.edu.  

MECAN is a network of scientists, outreach professionals, and stakeholders coordinated by the University of Maine. Their mission is to increase communication and identify challenges, opportunities and potential solutions regarding climate and Maine agriculture.