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Farm Labor Models in Practice:
Mentoring and Managing Staff for Your Farm's Success

March 22
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity

COST (includes lunch and hot beverages)
Free – current MOFGA Apprenticeship Host Farms
$20 – MOFGA members and certified organic growers
$30 – non-members

Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
EU's GMO Regulator Ignored Human Health Warnings Over a Monsanto Insecticidal Corn
Independent Science News - 3/5/2018.
By Claire Robinson - The central regulator of GMOs in Europe is the GMO Panel of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). EFSA is required to consult with member states over its evaluations. In the case of MON89034, an insecticidal GMO maize containing a Cry toxin, EFSA received numerous warnings from member states over its interpretation of rat experiments where treated animals developed kidney and bladder problems.
Outside forces: Organic producers sense doom if fake imports allowed
AgWeek - 3/5/2018.
By Mikkel Pates - Fake organic grain imports are becoming an increasingly heavy weight that could sink some U.S. organic farmers.
The Universal Notebook: The Tao of cooking
The Forecaster - 3/5/2018.
By Edgar Allen Beem - Maine has become a foodie Mecca, so it is no surprise that once again a large contingent of Maine chefs and restaurants have been nominated for James Beard Foundation Awards, the Pulitzer Prize of the culinary world. Last year there were nine nominees, this year 11.
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