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Now more ways to pack lunches chock full of local ingredients
Bangor Daily News
Dan Tierney, a farmer at Cornerstone Farm in Palmyra stacks vegetables at the Bangor Farmers Market recently. Packing a lunch with ingredients grown locally is now easier than ever. Vegetables like cherry tomatoes, carrots or cucumbers make great snack ...

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Farmer grows familiar foods for Maine's African refugees
Press Herald
“I think that MOFGA has been a little slow to recognize that there is a demographic outside the norm in this state,” Ungier said. For example, a MOFGA apprenticeship is a great program, he said. “There is nothing like that total immersion. But it doesn ...


Veggies for All: Fresh produce for the local food pantry
Bangor Daily News
... 50 organic farms within an hour of Unity; the Maine Farmland Trust was doing a project in the community; and it's the home of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA), Sara says it was hard not to become interested in agriculture.

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MOFGA receives gift for farmer training
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
UNITY — The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association recently announced t it has received a $1 million gift from the Partridge Foundation to establish an endowment in support of its new farmer training programs, according to a MOFGA press ...

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Today 10am-4pm = Community Appreciation Day!
PenBayPilot.com
On Saturday, August 16 from 10am to 4pm, the Belfast Co-op invites the community to attend our Annual Community Appreciation Day. There will be free live local music throughout the day, local vendors with free samples, a cook-out with burgers and dogs, ...

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Ag fairs boast big attendance
Portland Daily Sun
A celebration of rural life, demonstrations, Maine-organic produced foods and crafts and livestock exhibits. http://www.mofga.org • September 21-27 — Cumberland Fair at Cumberland Center. Large exhibit halls, midway and livestock exhibits. Animal pull ...

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What's that? Common Ground Fair poster
Press Herald
Yet another fabulous poster for the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association's Common Ground Fair, this one by Maine native and organic farmer Kate Seaver of Up-Beet Farm in Porter Village. For 33 years MOFGA has held a contest to select the ...


Growing raspberries labor intensive
Lewiston Sun Journal
Sun Spots' reading of this information and that of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (www.mofga.org/Publications/MaineOrganicFarmerGardener/Spring2005/Raspber...) filled her with new respect for raspberry growers. The MOFGA text ...


  

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