The Partridge Challenge
In January the Partridge Foundation awarded $1.0 million to establish an endowment to support MOFGA’s New Farmer Programs. It also pledged an additional $1.0 million if MOFGA can raise a similar amount before 2016. Read more.
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Know Your Organic Producers!
Meet Garth Douston and Margaret McCollough of Sweet Thyme Farm in Arundel. This MOFGA-certified organic farm produces vegetables, herbs, edible flowers and cut flowers, which it sells at the North Berwick and Saco farmers' markets. "Local, certified organic, friendly, diversified and ecologically minded farming is the name of our game," say the farmers. Keep up with Sweet Thyme on Facebook. Please support MOFGA certified organic farmers and producers!
Search for local certified-organic food on MOFGACertification.org.
September 1 - Farm Training Project Workshop – Seed Saving and Crop Diversity
Tuesday, 5 p.m., Khadighar Farm, Industry. Details.
September 9 - Farm Training Project Workshop – Biodynamic Farming
Wednesday, 5 p.m., Hope's Edge Farm, Hope. Details.
September 25-27 - MOFGA’s Common Ground Country Fair
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity. The Fair is MOFGA's premier event celebrating rural living. Three full days of educational talks and demonstrations, entertainment, delicious Maine-grown organic food and products from local artisans. To volunteer, contact email@example.com.
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