‘So You Want to be a Modern Homesteader,’ a book-signing with author Kirsten Lie-Nielsen
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 9:30pm
Left Bank Books in downtown Belfast invites the public to celebrate the release of writer-farmer...
Waldo County Human Society sponsors December rabies clinic
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 9:00am
BURNHAM — The next rabies clinic sponsored by the Waldo County Humane Society will be held on...
Rockport Planning Board considers short term rentals, rules for marijuana cultivation
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 1:00pm
ROCKPORT — The Rockport Planning Board met with consulting Town Planner Bill Najpauer Nov. 28 to ...
Maine State Prison among Governor’s 2018 Environmental Excellence Award recipients
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 10:30am
AUGUSTA— Governor Paul R. LePage and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection have...
Waldo farmer to share story at Farmland Access, Transfer Conference
Tue, 11/20/2018 - 10:15am
AUGUSTA — “In the next decade, more than 400,000 acres of Maine farmland will transition in...
Improve on-farm communication with UMaine Extension
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 11:30am
FAIRFIELD/ELLSWORTH — Farmers, farm families and farm employees interested in improving farm...
Rockland Public Library presents ‘So You Want to be a Modern Homesteader?’ author talk
Fri, 11/09/2018 - 8:30am
ROCKLAND — On Tuesday, November 20 at 6:30 p.m. Kirsten Lie-Nielsen will launch her second book,So...
Fourth annual Farmland Access & Transfer Conference to take place Dec. 3
Mon, 10/15/2018 - 2:30pm
AUGUSTA — Maine Farmland Trust (MFT) and Land For Good will host the fourth annual Farmland Access...
Waldo County Soil & Water Conservation District, Maine Forest Service conduct tour of Robbins Lumber
Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:30am
SEARSMONT — The Waldo County Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Forest Service’s...
Knox-Lincoln Conservation District announces 2018 award winners
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 1:15pm
MIDCOAST — Gail Presley, of Rockland, is this year’s Volunteer of the Year for the Knox-Lincoln...
Aldermere scarecrow competition to benefit food pantry
Sun, 10/07/2018 - 6:30pm
ROCKPORT — Wednesday, Oct., 17, Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites all ages to participate in a...
Group opposing Belfast salmon farm to present concerns
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 4:15pm
BELFAST — The Peace and Justice Group of Waldo County is sponsoring a public informational...
UMaine Extension 4-H auction in Waldo, Oct. 20
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 4:30pm
THORNDIKE — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H in Waldo County is holding an auction and...
UMaine researcher talks on cooperation and achieving sustainability
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 11:30am
CAMDEN/ROCKPORT — University of Maine researcher Tim Waring speaks about his research on...
Music, animals at 11th annual Goatapalooza in Appleton
Sun, 09/30/2018 - 10:45am
APPLETON — The public is invited to meet the cheese maker, the goats, and all the other creatures...
Common Ground Fair, 2018, photos
Sun, 09/23/2018 - 7:00pm
An estimated 60,000 visitors attended the Common Ground Country Fair in Unity, Sept. 21, 22 and 23...
Aldermere Farm offers free after school program for youth
Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — This October, Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites youth ages 10 to 18 to get up close and...
Pig roast, tours during Terra Optima Farm Festival
Thu, 09/20/2018 - 4:45pm
APPLETON – Terra Optima will be opening its fields to the public for a Fabulous Farm Festival,...
West Nile virus arrives in Maine, horse infected
Fri, 09/14/2018 - 6:00pm
AUGUSTA – The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry said Sept. 14 that a horse...
‘Whole Farm Biodiversity: Co-existing with Carnivores’ program offered in Somerville
Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:15am
SOMERVILLE — An ecosystem is defined as “a biological community of interacting organisms and their...
Teen Agriculture Crew to celebrate harvest with tours
Mon, 09/10/2018 - 4:45pm
ROCKPORT – Sunday, September 16, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a state-wide land conservation...
Maine Grass Farmers Network pasture walk in Jackson
Thu, 08/30/2018 - 5:45pm
JACKSON — University of Maine Cooperative Extension and the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners...
Knox-Lincoln Counties Extension Association to host annual meeting
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 9:15am
ROCKPORT — The Annual Meeting of the Knox-Lincoln Counties Extension Association (KLCEA) will be...
It takes a lot of gusto to win the Blueberry Spitting Contest
Sat, 08/25/2018 - 10:30am
UNION —Blueberry spitting: yes it’s a thing.
The Union Fair hosted a friendly competition on Friday...
‘A Small Good’ charcuterie flourishes in Rockport
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — There’s a lot going on inside the State of Maine Cheese building at 461 Commercial St....
Aldermere Farm Art Show honors preservation of Maine’s Coast
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 10:15pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) will host the annual Aldermere Farm Art Show and Sale...
Main Street mini gardens boosting nutrition around Thomaston
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 8:00pm
THOMASTON – The concept is simple: Anyone interested in taking fresh vegetables from raised beds...
29th Annual Maine Open Farm Day is July 22
Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:45pm
AUGUSTA – Nearly 100 Maine farms invite the public to their farms for a free event Sunday, July 22...
Inaugural ‘Blooms, Barns & Books’ tour benefits Appleton Library
Thu, 07/12/2018 - 9:00pm
APPLETON — On Sunday, July 15, The Appleton Library is hosting its first ever “Blooms, Barns &...
Peace Ridge Animal Sanctuary rescues entire malnourished dairy herd
Wed, 07/11/2018 - 11:45am
BROOKS— Peace Ridge Animal Sanctuary is the superhero of farm animal rescue in the Midcoast,...
Maine Raised Gardens aims to make gardening accessible in any space
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 9:00pm
WINDSOR — As gardening in small spaces grows increasingly popular — and options increasingly...
Maine Farmland Trust Gallery annual summer show features 22 Maine artists
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 1:15pm
BELFAST — The Maine Farmland Trust Gallery's annual Summer Stable Show attracts returning art...
Coastal Mountains Land Trust offers pilot Pizza and Paint event for kids
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 12:00pm
CAMDEN — Be one of the lucky limited number of children, ages 6 to 12, who will enjoy a full...
Aldermere Farm seeks submissions for annual art show and sale
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:00am
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) seeks artists to submit pieces for the annual Art Show...
‘Farm to Fiddle’ concert celebrates music and agriculture in Midcoast
Sat, 06/23/2018 - 9:15am
WALDOBORO — On Friday, July 6 at 7 p.m., six classical musicians will present a concert celebrating...
2018 Union Fair poster unveiled
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 12:30pm
UNION — The 2018 Union Fair, Maine Wild Blueberry Festival poster has been unveiled. The desire of...
Composting company works to keep scraps from landfills, build nutrient-rich soil
Mon, 06/18/2018 - 9:45pm
CAMDEN – Rockport native Davis Saltonstall, in partnership with Tessa Rosenberry, of New York, is...
Organic varroa mite control in beehives topic of June 23 talk
Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Knox-Lincoln County Beekeepers [KLCB] will host their annual outdoor meeting on Saturday...
Volunteer Orientation at Aldermere Farm
Sun, 06/03/2018 - 8:45pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites the public to a volunteer orientation Tuesday, June...
Nordic Aquafarms to host panel on aquaculture and Maine seafood
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 1:00pm
BELFAST — As part of its ongoing commitment to provide the public with information about its...
Denise DeSpirito to present ‘Backyard Herbalism: family Rosaceae’ at Merryspring
Thu, 05/31/2018 - 7:30pm
CAMDEN — Gardener Denise DeSpirito will teach attendees about the herbal uses for plants in the...
Waldoboro Farmers’ Market sets up shop at town office
Mon, 05/28/2018 - 8:15pm
Opening on Wednesday, June 6, and held every Wednesday until September 5, the Waldoboro Farmers’...
Natural farming and gardening workshop offered June 14 in Rockport
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:45pm
ROCKPORT — Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Coast Heritage Trust will...
Aldermere herd management in able hands of Beltie veteran
Tue, 05/15/2018 - 2:45pm
ROCKPORT — When Heidi Baker advanced from her post as Aldermere Farm’s herd manager to take the...
Honeybee swarm collection service available in Knox and Lincoln counties
Sun, 05/13/2018 - 7:15pm
As part of their natural reproductive cycle, honeybees will swarm. A swarm is when a queen and a...
Camden Hills Regional High School announces annual plant sale
Sun, 05/06/2018 - 12:15pm
ROCKPORT — Spring is coming because the greenhouse is getting greener every day. Camden Hills...
Annual Fedco Tree Sale draws gardeners, homesteaders, farmers to Clinton
Sat, 05/05/2018 - 6:00pm
CLINTON — The annual Fedco Tree Sale in Clinton, Maine has been a tradition for many, and a new...
Merryspring’s annual plant sale, May 18 and 19
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 9:45pm
Merryspring will hold its Spring Plant Sale on Friday, May 18, from 3 to 6 p.m. and on Saturday,...
Belfast Garden Club’s annual plant sale, May 19
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 7:00pm
BELFAST – The Belfast Garden Club will hold its annual plant sale, 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 19...
Camden Garden Club Plant Sale for Scholarships
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 6:45pm
CAMDEN – The Camden Garden Club's annual Plant Sale for Scholarships will take place this year from...