New Farmer Farm Visit Series – No Till farming in Bowdoinham
Calling all New Farmers — and Anyone with Fewer Than 10 Years of Experience in Farming!
When: June 21, 2023 – 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Where: Stonecipher Farm, 1186 River Rd, Bowdoinham, Maine
Presenter: Ian Jerolmack, co-owner of Stonecipher Farm
Come join the Boots-2-Bushels farm training program on June 21, 2023, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Stonecipher Farm in Bowdoinham, Maine for a farm visit about no-till farming techniques with Ian Jerolmack of Stonecipher Farm. This is a good chance for new farmers to learn about no-till farming techniques and to network with other new farmers and service providers.
Boots-2-Bushels (B2B) is a 9-month hands-on market gardening education and training program for beginning farmers with priority to military veterans, their family members, and farmers with disabilities. The program is sponsored by UMaine Cooperative Extension’s Maine AgrAbility in partnership with the Maine Organic Farmer & Gardener Association, and the Maine New Farmers Project.
PLEASE NOTE: You do not have to be a veteran nor be enrolled in B2B to attend this farm visit.
Who Should Attend?
New farmers based in Maine who have fewer than 10 years of experience in farming with a desire to learn more about no-till farming techniques.
For more information or a reasonable accommodation, please contact Chris Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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