Maine Farm News

Maine Farm News is a monthly publication covering a variety of topics, resources, and events for Maine farmers, compiled and edited by Donna Coffin, Extension Professor, Jason Lilley, Extension Professional, and Rebecca Long, Extension Professional.

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Due to frequent updates for COVID-19 related information, the agricultural professionals are combining their newsletters to decrease the number of emails in farmer inboxes and give you one concise resource.

These newsletters are being sent bi-weekly at this time. If you do not receive the newsletter in your inbox, please consider signing up for our newsletter in order to receive current information.

Bi-Weekly Maine Farm News

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Edited by:
Donna Coffin, Extension Professor,
Jason Lilley, Extension Professional,
Rebecca Long, Extension Professional,

Information in this publication is provided purely for educational purposes. No responsibility is assumed for any problems associated with the use of products or services mentioned. No endorsement of products or companies is intended, nor is criticism of unnamed products or companies implied.

Photos by Edwin Remsberg and others.

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Archived issues are available upon request. 

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