Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, University of Maine Cooperative Extension at Highmoor Farm provides various learning opportunities — to learn more about our staff’s work in fruit and vegetable research as well as how to apply that information to the growing and care of your own fruit and vegetable crops.

Events:

Upcoming

Northeast Extension Fruit Consortium Webinar Series

  • March 6 — Mass Trapping for Japanese Beetle Management
  • March 13 — How to Effectively Engage With the Press
  • March 20 — BioControl, Forecast Models and Apple Scab- Finding the Sweet Spot

Maine Vegetable and Fruit SchoolMarch 26, 2024 — Please note this date change

Maine Farm Sitters Course – March 26, 2024

New Farmers Project Farm Visit Series

  • March 26 — Seed Starting at the Commercial Scale
  • May 7 — Tractor Safety
  • May 21 — Harvest and Storage of Vegetables, Hay Production
  • June 19 — No-Till Farming
  • July 9 — Small Tools for Small-Scale Farming
  • July 23 — Agritourism and Lavender Production
  • August 20 — Cut Flower Production
  • August 28 — Small-Scale Dairy and Poultry Production

Preseason Tree Fruit Meeting — March 19, 2024

Learn About Growing Tree Fruit as a Business — April 6, 2024