Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
Farm Training Project Workshops

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Weekly events, May through September

Designed to augment the on-farm learning of the farm apprenticeship program, MOFGA’s Farm Training Project (FTP) workshops follow an informal format, usually beginning with a farm tour followed by a presentation on the topic of the day.

All Farm Training Project events are online for 2020 due to COVID-19 safety concerns.

For more information or directions to any of the workshops, call 568-4142, email [email protected] or check this webpage.

Climate Change and Farming

MOFGA Farm Training Project

September 16, 2020
Wednesday, 5 p.m. on Zoom
Bumbleroot Organic Farm.

Join us for a discussion about what climate impacts Maine farmers are experiencing and how they are adapting in their growing techniques. Melissa Law, one of the farmers at Bumbleroot Organic Farm, will discuss farming practices for climate resiliency and how to engage in climate activism. She serves on the Maine Climate Council which helps develop strategy and policy for farmers navigate climate change. Break out rooms will be used to discuss what challenges you are facing on your farm.

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