Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
MOFGA Events

MOFGA Events

Throughout the year, MOFGA hosts hundreds of meetings, workshops, conferences, dinners and festive gatherings. Many take place at our Common Ground Education Center in Unity, Maine. And many more happen at farms, businesses and other venues throughout the state. Please review our event registration policies. For events offered by other organizations, see our Calendar page. Interested in giving a workshop for MOFGA? Please complete this form. If you are interested in receiving a scholarship for a MOFGA event click here.

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Kitchen Licensing Workshop


Online. $30, $20 for members.
Scholarships available; please fill out this form

Part 1: Thursday, December 3, 2020 – 9:30 a.m.  to 12 noon

Part 2: Tuesday, December 8, 2020 – 4 to 6 p.m.


Designed for farmers and others interested in home food processing for resale or beginning to sell new value-added products. Licensing requirements, food safety, product testing requirements and labeling will all be covered.

Beth Calder, Food Science Specialist from UMaine Cooperative Extension and Tom Cox, Consumer Food Inspector with Quality Assurance, Maine Dept. of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, will present in the first webinar. MOFGA Certification Services and experienced food businesses owners in Maine will share tips and tricks on navigating the licensing process in the 2nd webinar.

Both webinars will be recorded and shared with everyone who has registered.

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