Author: mmichaud

No-till drill seeding by Larry Ward in Thorndike, Maine.

2016 Maine Soil Health Workshop

Friday, December 9, 2016 8:45 AM – 3:00 PM Spectacular Event Center 395 Griffin Rd, Bangor, ME Healthy soil is fundamental to growing health crops. In this day-long workshop, farmers, educators, and technical advisors will learn about ways to measure, protect, and build soil health. Speakers include Extension educators, crop advisors, and farmers, who will […]

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trial grain fields

Public Invited to Farm Field Day in Presque Isle

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will host a farm field day 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at UMaine’s Aroostook Research Farm in Presque Isle. Participants will meet at U.S. Agricultural Research Service, 59 Houlton Road, Presque Isle. Field day topics will include grain trials, potato breeding, and the variety trial program, and crop rotation for […]

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UMaine Sustainable Ag Field Day

Sustainable Agriculture Field Day Tour at Rogers Farm June 30

A Sustainable Agriculture Field Day Tour is scheduled from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30 at University of Maine’s Rogers Farm, 914 Bennoch Road, Old Town. Registration starts at 4 p.m. The field day will focus on research results and sustainable farming practices of small grains, potatoes, vegetable weed control, and risk management for […]

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