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Cooperative Extension in Hancock County

Latest Past Events

4-H June Jamboree

Blue Hill Fairgrounds, Blue Hill, ME 233 Ellsworth Road, Blue Hill

Join Hancock County 4-H for a day of immersive, hands-on workshops. Youth can make their own pollinator homes, make a mini aquaponics system, take a painting workshop, meet a variety of farm animals and so much more! Rain or shine — fun for the entire family, all ages welcome! Registration is required and will close […]

Sheep Shearing School 2-day

Sunrise Farm, N. Belgrade Community Center 508 Smithfield Road, Belgrade

Interested in learning how to shear sheep as a producer or as a profession? This hands-on workshop will give you the skills needed to effectively, efficiently, and humanely shear wool sheep. Day 1 Date: Saturday, May 25, 2024 Time: 9 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Location: Sunrise Farm, N. Belgrade Community Center, 508 Smithfield Road, Belgrade, Maine 04917 Cost: $100 Day […]

$100 – $200

Maine Sheep and Goat School

Wolfe’s Neck Center, 184 Burnett Road, Freeport, Maine 184 Burnett Road, Freeport

May 11, 2024 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Wolfe’s Neck Center, 184 Burnett Road, Freeport, Maine Cost: $50-$120 (Lunch will be provided) Register Online New to sheep or goats? This workshop covers important topics for successful sheep and goat ownership and production. University of Maine Cooperative Extension is working with Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s […]