Effective Until Sunday, October 31, 2021:

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  • Per University of Maine System guidelines, face coverings are required indoors — on University or non-University property, in University administered facilities, or non-University administered facilities — this is for all visitors or all employeesvaccinated or unvaccinated.
  • UMaine Extension is gradually returning to normal operations. Buildings and offices may have different protocols depending on staffing and, with that, we encourage you to call ahead.

To ensure your needs can be met, please schedule an appointment with the appropriate University of Maine Cooperative Extension Cumberland County staff member prior to visiting our office. 

Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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UMaine Cooperative Extension: Responding to COVID-19




University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County gives local residents access to the resources and expertise of the University of Maine.

Through educational programs, publications, and events, UMaine Extension delivers unbiased, research-based information to Cumberland County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us by e-mail extension.cumberland@maine.edu or phone 207.781.6099.​

Putting university research to work in homes, businesses, farms, and communities for over 100 years.

Do You Need a Soil Test Kit?

Soil test kits are now available in our lobby at 75 Clearwater Drive in Falmouth, 7 days a week. We have a table set up beside our office door where you will find soil boxes, instructions, and submission forms.

More information on testing your soil, including the link to an online soil testing kit request form, is available on our Horticulture soil testing webpage.

If you have any questions, please contact our office.

Tel: 207.781.6099 or 1.800.287.1471 (in Maine)

Email: extension.cumberland@maine.edu

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