Calendar of Events

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September, 2016

Mark Fulford-Farm Tour & Walk

September 27 , Monroe Maine

An exciting opportunity to see and experience firs hand many systems, principles, and techniques of growing soil and better quality food! An agricultural educator and established farmer since 1979, Mark Fulford has also visited with other cultures and societies farming from different parts of the world. This farm tour and walk with Mark Fulford was inspired from the recent Farm Evolutions: A 3-day workshop with Mark Fulford

Date: Tuesday September 27th 2016 from 9am - 5pm

Location: Teltane Farm 151 Stovepipe Alley, Monroe Maine 04951

Cost: $50

Registration and information:

Enrollment period ends for Farm Service Agency's Margin Protection Program

September 30 , Bangor Maine

Dairy Producers Can Enroll Today to Protect Milk Production Margins Contact:Mary Anne Coffin, 207-990-9140

Forage Production Sales Closing Date

September 30

September 30 is the last day to purchase crop insurance on forage production for the 2017 crop year.

October, 2016

Weaving & Fiber Retreat 2016

October 8 through October 10 , Turner ME
Three Day Fiber Retreat with an emphasis on weaving Friday, Saturday & Sunday Fiber Day Classes Learn to: Spin, Knit, Felt, Make Soap ..... Evening Fiber Artist Gatherings Fiber on the Porch Demonstrations Join us for a weeked of fiber- lled fun, enjoy the compay of fellow fiber enthusiasts in the picturesque town of Turner, ME. You will learn the art of weaving from start to finish; leaving with a piece that you have created. There will also be time to try your hands at other fiber related arts such as spinning, dyeing, wet and needle felting, crocheting and knitting.

Maine Cheese Festival

October 16 , Union Maine

The Maine Cheese Guild is excited to announce that we will be hosting the Maine Cheese Festival on Sunday October 16th from 11am-5pm. At Savage Oakes Vinyard & Winery at 174 Barrett Hill Rd. Union Me. 04862

November, 2016

Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage Pilot, Rainfall Index Deadline

November 15

November 15, 2016 is the sales closing date for the Risk Management Agency’s (RMA) Pasture, Rangeland, Forage (PRF) Pilot Insurance Program.

Maine Harvest Festival

November 19 through November 20 , Bangor ME

Join growers, bakers, cheese artisans, vintners, and brewers from across Maine at the Maine Harvest Festival on November 19th and 20th from  10am - 4pm.

May, 2017

North East Livestock Exposition

May 19, 2017 through May 21, 2017 , Windsor ME

NELE is a great event for the whole family!! IBGA Boer Goat show, Poster Contest, Feeder Calf Sale, Wool Pool, Equine Clinics, Rabbit Show, Youth Cook Off, Beef-Sheep-Alpaca Displays, Shows & Sales, Educational Programs, Commercial Trade Show, Boer Goat Consignment Sale. Demonstrations and Exhibits.

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