Fall Open House at Highmoor Farm

Picture of Highmoor Farm and celery crops in field
Celery and artichoke field with Highmoor Farm in background; photo credit Dr. Peyton Ginakes

October 5, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.
Highmoor Farm, Monmouth, Maine (directions)

University of Maine Cooperative Extension at Highmoor Farm will be hosting its annual fall tour on October 5, 2023. Join us to learn about this year’s research and to share your season’s highlights and challenges. Trials on the tour this year will include artichokes, blueberries, celery, celeriac, eggplant, pumpkins, strawberries, and sweet corn.

All are welcome and there is no cost to attend.

Highmoor Farm is part of the Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station at the state’s R1 public research university.

Directions to Highmoor Farm:

From the South: I95 Exit 186, travel north on Route 9, turn right onto Route 126, turn left onto Route 132, turn left onto Leeds Junction Road, and turn right onto Route 202.

Pumpkins in field
Pumpkins curing in rows at Highmoor Farm; photo credit Greg Koller

From the North: Take I95 exit 109b, and travel west on Route 202.

Our physical address: 52 US Route 202, Monmouth, ME 04259.

If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact Stephanie Wright at 207.933.2100 or by email: stephanie.wright@maine.edu by September 28 (one week before the event]. If requests are received after this date, we may not have sufficient time to make necessary arrangements.

What is meant by “reasonable accommodation”?

Procedure for Accommodating Individuals with Disabilities page, Reasonable Accommodation section (UMaine Office of Equal Opportunity)

In complying with the letter and spirit of applicable laws and pursuing its own goals of diversity, the University of Maine System does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, gender identity or expression, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, familial status, ancestry, age, disability physical or mental, genetic information, or veterans or military status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Director of Equal Opportunity, 5713 Chadbourne Hall, Room 412, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5713, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).