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.
Please join MOFGA in meeting this exciting challenge!
Buy Certified-Organic Plants and Flowers – Urge Retailers to Get Neonicotinoid Pesticides Out of Their Plants
MOFGA's Public Policy Initiatives
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Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine
PO Box 170
Unity, ME 04988
294 Crosby Brook Road, Unity, ME
By Sara Novak – The FDA has until recently been unforgivably slow to act on limiting and banning the use of antibiotics in livestock but a new order could change all that. The FDA just enacted a new rule saying that farmers and ranchers will need a prescription from a veterinarian before using antibiotics on farm animals.
May 9-10 – Chainsaw Safety Class
Hidden Valley Nature Center, Jefferson. Co-sponsored by MOFGA. FMI: hvnc.org, email@example.com or 200-8840.
June 6 & 7 - Maine Fiber Frolic
Windsor Fairgrounds, Rt. 32, Windsor, Maine. MSBA Wool Pool on Saturday, 8am-12pm. Afternoon: FAMACHA training. $5 adults, $2 senior adults, children under 12 free. www.fiberfrolic.com.
June 13 - Farm & Homestead Day at MOFGA
More than 50 hands-on workshops to help you learn practical skills for resiliency. Free! Information.
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