FALMOUTH, Maine — The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) will host growers’ meetings across the state in the coming weeks. Intended for commercial growers of all scales, these meetings are open to all and will offer a day of connection with other growers and agricultural service providers. Each meeting will feature a “New Pests on the Block” presentation from MOFGA Crops and Conservation Specialist Caleb Goossen, updates from MOFGA Certification Services, as well as a networking and listening session for MOFGA staff to learn more about your questions and needs to be addressed.
Meetings will be held at the Cobscook Institute in Trescott Township, Cumberland County University of Maine Cooperative Extension office in Falmouth on February 26, The Commons at the Center for Ecology-Based Economy (CEBE) in Norway on February 28 and MOFGA’s Common Ground Education Center in Unity on February 29. The event at MOFGA will be followed by a potluck hosted by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Waldo County.
There is no cost to attend, but participants are asked to RSVP at bit.ly/growersmeeting by calling the MOFGA office at 207-568-4142.
–Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
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