Farm Scoop – September 2019

Sheet Mulching & Soil Health Workshop for Gardeners

Sheet mulching, Soil Health class and demo for gardeners will be Sept. 18th at the Extension Office, 24 Main Street, Lisbon Falls and the Lisbon Community Garden.  Contact the Androscoggin Soil and Water Conservation District to register for this free class.

MOFGA’s Journeyperson Program

This program provides hands-on support, training, and mentorship for people who are serious about pursuing careers in sustainable farming in Maine. The program is designed for farmers in their first three to five years to further develop the skills they need to farm independently and successfully. For more information please visit journeyperson program.

Beef Production and Management

This online course about raising beef cattle covers breeds, establishing facilities, nutrition and reproduction, and marketing and finances.  For more information or to register for this class please visit Beef Production and Management.