AUGUSTA — On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) will host a full day of educational programming at the Maine Agricultural Trades Show in Augusta. Held at the Augusta Civic Center, the show is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is sponsored by the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry.
MOFGA will offer programming spanning topics from soil tests to pests and from organic livestock production to organic certification and public policy. A flower growers’ round-table discussion will be offered as will an informal overview and discussion of MOFGA’s programs. At the trades show, MOFGA’s programs are free and open to all. At the MOFGA booth we will offer additional information outside of the educational sessions throughout the entire event.
At 10 a.m. on January 14, we’ll unveil the 2020 Common Ground Country Fair poster, which will be available for sale at our booth at the trades show and at https://store.mofga.org/. The poster selection process takes place via a contest each year, with submissions received from talented Maine artists and MOFGA members.
More information about MOFGA’s schedule of events at the trades show is available at https://mofga.org/MOFGA-
–Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
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