UMaine Extension holds Tidewater Farm field day Aug. 18

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will hold a free Tidewater Farm field day 5–6:30 p.m. Aug. 18. at the Tidewater Farm demonstration gardens in Falmouth.

Hands-on demonstrations about deadheading and extending the season include best practices for annuals and perennials, as well as late-season vegetables to plant and protections against frost. UMaine Extension staff and Master Gardener Volunteers will lead the event. 

The event is free and open to the public. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Pamela Hargest,; 207.949.4524. More information also is available on the events webpage.