Maine AgrAbility brings ergonomics of gardening to Union Farmers Market May 24

Maine AgrAbility will demonstrate the ergonomics of gardening at the Union Farmers Market on the Union Common, May 24 from 3–6 p.m.

Demonstrations will focus on useful garden tools and ergonomic techniques, including how to bend and lift safely.

Maine AgrAbility, a program of University of Maine Cooperative Extension, teaches farmers and gardeners about tools and techniques to promote health, safety and injury prevention.

For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Lani Carlson, 207.944.1533;

More information about Maine AgrAbility is online. The program is funded by USDA NIFA, project number 2018-41590-28715.