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gastronomicslc.com

Menu watch – May 2018
gastronomicslc.com
A new menu has rolled out at the classic American steak house in downtown SLC. Both lunch and dinner menus at Spencer's have a range of refreshed items, not least the millionaire's bacon which prompted Mary Brown Malouf to proclaim it the best bacon ...


Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

3-D printers are the talk of the farm
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
KVCC students and faculty grow about 3 acres of Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association-certified organic vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers. Dennis found the plans for the seed roller on farmhack.com; downloading them was free. The part ...


Chemical & Engineering News

Nurturing cannabis
Chemical & Engineering News
In addition to Oregon, the states of Colorado, Washington, Nevada, Alaska, Maine, and Massachusetts and the city of Washington, D.C., have legalized the crop for recreational use, though specific laws vary. Twenty other states allow medical use of ...

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Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive Pesticides ...
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (blog)
(Beyond Pesticides, May 16, 2018) Northern Harvest Sea Farms, an ocean-based fish farm in New Brunswick, Canada, was appeared in court yesterday to ...

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Future Farm Begins Phase Two of CBD Hemp Cultivation Operations in Maine
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Preliminary soil analysis on Future Farm's organically certified 100-acres in Hersey shows very fertile fields.” The fields are being prepared for transplant in tandem with the build-out of the state of the art propagation facility, ... In 2018, the ...

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Lancaster Farming

Belted Galloways Fit Nicely on Diversified Maine Farm
Lancaster Farming
Part of the Blue Hill Heritage Trust's Farmland Forever program, Old Ackley Farm is certified organic by the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association. Sullivan and Prentiss raise grass-fed beef, chickens, ducks, heritage turkeys and pastured ...


Mainebiz

'Mission is far from over' as CEI marks 40th anniversary
Mainebiz
Carlos Quijano, who founded Coast of Maine Organic Products in 1996, received an early $25,000 CEI grant and a grant from Eastern Maine Development Corp. to get his organic compost company started. Sales increased every year, to the point where a ...


Bangor Daily News

'Organic Orcharding' talk with CJ Walke
Bangor Daily News
BAR HARBOR — Learn more about organic orcharding with C.J. Walke, the manager of College of the Atlantic's Peggy Rockefeller Farm and an organic orchard educator at Maine Organic Farming and Gardening Association, at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Jesup ...


Boothbay Register

Heritage apple trees reborn all over peninsula
Boothbay Register
The men took it upon themselves to start learning about apples, thanks to a Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) program. Their interest was piqued, and now Heritage apples trees have become a passion. Apples have played a key ...


fiddleheadfocus.com

Collins, Heitkamp introduce farmer support bill
fiddleheadfocus.com
“Senator Collins' support for beginning farmer training programs reflects her strong commitment to the next generation of American farmers, and that's a commitment to strong rural communities in Maine and across the country,” said Ted Quaday, Executive ...

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Press Herald

40-year-old Clinton seed co-op must move ahead without CR Lawn, its visionary center
Press Herald
It was a seed-buying cooperative, which ultimately became Fedco Seeds, a Maine institution right up there with Johnny's Selected Seeds and the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association. This May, 40 years after he came up with the idea partly to ...

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Press Herald

Collins introduces bipartisan bill aimed at helping young and new farmers
Press Herald
Maine agricultural groups such as the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association and Maine Farmland Trust, which works to match young farmers with aging farmers who want to retire but want farming to continue on their land, praised Collins for ...

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The Ellsworth American

Nibbles: Parsnips, fruit trees and farmers markets
The Ellsworth American
The workshop is offered through the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, where Walke is the organic orchard educator. The cost is $40 for MOFGA members and $50 for nonmembers. For more info, call 568-4142, email mofga@mofga.org or ...


Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

MOFGA's annual Spring Growth Conference set for March 3
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The annual Spring Growth Conference, presented by the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, and held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center in Unity. This daylong event digs deeply into ...


  

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