Land Trust considers conservation of Mt. Tuck; provides discussion of land management
Tue, 06/25/2019 - 10:30am
STOCKTON SPRINGS — Coastal Mountains Land Trust’s Executive Director Ian Stewart will be speaking...
Aldermere Farm hosts free Friday tours through summer
Wed, 06/19/2019 - 9:15am
ROCKPORT — Summer is here and the black-and-white Belted Galloways are grazing the green pastures...
A few seeds, a little soil and tiny hands grow big things
Tue, 06/18/2019 - 1:00pm
ROCKPORT— It’s June and it’s “Grow Time.” Heidi Baker and her two young daughters, Isabelle, 9 and...
Union Farmers Market celebrates June with variety of activities
Wed, 06/12/2019 - 11:30am
UNION — The Union Farmers Market welcomes summer as it continues to celebrate the 2019 season “...
Learn Korean Natural Farming at Erickson Fields Preserve
Mon, 06/10/2019 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust will host a free, hands-on Natural Farming Workshop at...
Electric Cooperative performs service project at Aldermere Farm
Tue, 06/04/2019 - 4:30pm
ROCKPORT — The North East Association of Electric Cooperatives (NEAEC) contributed 32 hours of...
Yard, bake sales to benefit Aldermere Farm, 4-H Club
Sat, 06/01/2019 - 11:00am
ROCKPORT — Spring cleaning at Aldermere Farm has resulted in a treasure hunt!, according to the...
Ergonomics of gardening demos at Union Farmers Market
Fri, 05/17/2019 - 3:15pm
UNION — Maine AgrAbility will demonstrate the ergonomics of gardening, Friday, May 24, from 3 to 6...
Union Farmers Market to kick off 2019 season May 10
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 8:45am
UNION- The Union Farmers Market is set to open its 2019 season “Homegrown & Handmade” on Friday...
Aldermere Farm celebrates 16th Calf Unveiling, 20 years of conservation
Mon, 04/22/2019 - 5:00pm
ROCKPORT — Saturday, May 4,, Aldermere Farm will open its barnyard to the public, from 10 a.m. to 3...
This Week in Lincolnville: An intentional life
Mon, 04/22/2019 - 11:30am
When Emilia Carbone first saw the land her husband, Jed Beach, had found she didn’t even get out of...
Aldermere Achievers shine at state competition
Fri, 04/19/2019 - 2:00pm
ORONO — In the month of March, the 4-H youth development program of University of Maine Cooperative...
UPDATED: Aldermere Farm seeks good Samaritan who reported calf born in snowstorm
Sun, 04/14/2019 - 9:00pm
UPDATE: Through this article, the man who reported the calf has been located!
Andy Severson came...
Lecture: Climate change and Maine farmers
Tue, 04/09/2019 - 10:30am
CAMDEN — Researcher Sonja Birthisel will speak about how climate change is affecting Maine farms,...
Registration open for Kids Can Grow Program at Erickson Fields Preserve
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:30am
ROCKPORT – Starting May 8, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) in collaboration with the University...
Free program at Aldermere teaches kids to halter-train calves
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:15am
ROCKPORT – This May, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites youth ages 10 to 18 to get up close...
Free food the first Tuesday of every month in Rockland
Fri, 04/05/2019 - 8:45am
ROCKLAND – Brenda Thomas likes to give away food. So much so, she’s turned a program to help feed...
Waldo County native given senior role in state Agriculture, Conservation, Forestry
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:15pm
AUGUSTA — Maine Commissioner of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Amanda Beal has announced...
Horticulturist to explore lesser-known plants of Maine
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 9:15am
CAMDEN — Horticulturist Bryan Peterson will lead a presentation on the diversity of Maine’s native...
Community garden space available at two locations in Camden, Rockport
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:45am
CAMDEN/ROCKPORT — Warming soil is beckoning. Carrots, squash, lettuce, what’s your wish?
Free farm shares available for eligible Maine seniors
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:30am
The Maine Senior FarmShare Program will provide 16,000 senior citizens with free fresh produce this...
Permaculture program at Lincolnville Community Library
Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:30am
LINCOLNVILLE — Jesse Watson will present a free program on permaculture for the home gardener,...
Rockland Library to host Earth Day Fair; participants sought
Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:45am
ROCKLAND — Local and national environmental and earth-centered organizations are invited to join...
Mid-Coast Farmers Alliance releases food buyers survey
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — The Mid Coast Farmers Alliance with the support of Maine Farmland Trust invites regional...
Farmers, volunteers sought for Calf Unveiling Day
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 12:15pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT), a state-wide land conservation organization, invites...
Agriculture Day at the Legislature, March 21
Tue, 03/19/2019 - 10:45am
AUGUSTA — The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) will be joining...
Farm tractor safety course in Union
Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:00pm
ORONO — Farm tractor safety classes taught by University of Maine Cooperative Extension educators...
Soil Fertility Workshop: Beyond soil test results, how will it help the garden?
Wed, 03/13/2019 - 8:30am
WALDOBORO — Have you ever taken a soil test and thought, “What do all those numbers, graphs and Xs...
A snuggle fest with baby goats and lambs
Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:00am
WHITEFIELD—Very few can resist the offer to pick up a recently born lamb or goat and cuddle it....
Volunteers sought for ‘Kids Can Grow’ program at Erickson Fields Preserve
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 12:45pm
ROCKPORT – On Monday, April 8, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT), a statewide land conservation...
Tractor safety course offered in Union
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 12:15pm
UNION – A tractor safety course will be held on Wednesdays, starting April 3, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m...
DEP erosion control training, certification for contractors
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 9:30am
DAMARISCOTTA — Knox-Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is sponsoring a Maine DEP...
Community maple sugaring program at Aldermere Farm
Fri, 03/01/2019 - 3:15pm
ROCKPORT — Cabin fever setting in? Looking for a sweet pick-me-up? During the month of March, Maine...
Paid Teen Ag Crew internships available at Erickson Fields
Fri, 03/01/2019 - 3:00pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a state-wide land conservation organization, is offering...
Dulse and Rugosa talk seaweed at Merryspring
Tue, 02/26/2019 - 2:15pm
CAMDEN — Carly and Claire Weinberg of Dulse and Rugosa return to Merryspring for a workshop all...
Rockport Roadside Tree Planting Program accepting applications
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 5:00pm
ROCKPORT — Rockport’s Tree Planting Program is now accepting applications from homeowners,...
Care for your plants in the winter months
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 6:45pm
ROCKPORT – Dennis Milliken has been in love with plants all his life. He recalled that even as a...
Trekkers intern experiences inner workings of land conservation efforts
Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:00pm
ROCKLAND — Trekkers’ high school senior Amanda Chen recently completed a one-week internship with...
Waldoboro farmer cultivates the rare and commanding spice, saffron
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 9:30pm
WALDOBORO — When Barbara Boardman and her husband, Chris Augusta, moved to Maine in 2000 they were...
Hear history of Maine cheese, sample varieties at Belfast library
Sat, 01/26/2019 - 1:15pm
BELFAST — Eric Rector will give a talk on “The History of Cheese in Maine,” Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 6:...
2019 Union Fair poster contest seeks strong, bold-colored fair themes
Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:15pm
UNION — The Trustees of the Union Fair and Maine Wild Blueberry Festival are launching their annual...
For third time in two years, neglected animals rescued from Downeast farm
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:15pm
SORRENTO — On Monday Jan. 7, Maine’s Animal Welfare agents removed more than 100 farm animals from...
Maine Farmland Trust to kick off 20th year with Belfast celebration
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 10:15am
BELFAST - Maine Farmland Trust (MFT) is celebrating 20 years of growing the future for farming.
Meet Teen Agricultural Crew, sample their produce during presentation
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 1:30pm
ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Teen Agricultural (Ag) Crew and staff invite the public to...
Learn beekeeping through seven-week course
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:15am
THOMASTON — Discover the hobby of beekeeping. Learn the basic information needed to get started as...
USDA funding for Lincoln, Kennebec counties: How should money be spent?
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 9:45am
AUGUSTA — On Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon, Knox-Lincoln and Kennebec County Soil and Water...
Upcoming Soil, Conservation District meeting addresses use of USDA funding
Thu, 12/27/2018 - 4:30pm
UNION — On Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, from 1 to 3 p.m., Knox-Lincoln and Waldo County Soil and Water...
‘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 ...