UMaine Extension and the Bureau of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources Joint Meeting

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Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Elsie and William Viles Mansion, 71 Stone Street, Augusta, ME

The Bureau of Agriculture and Cooperative Extension have long enjoyed a productive working relationship. This meeting will allow staff from both organizations to reconnect, understand current work/project priorities, and identify opportunities for partnership.

Tentative Agenda

9:00 – 10:00 AM: Arrive, networking, and refreshments
10:00 – 10:30 AM: Rep. from the Department and Rep. from Extension discuss the missions of the organizations, etc.
10:30 – 11:45 AM: Small Group Discussions

Questions for groups:
1.  Where are we working together?  (Current status)
2.  What are the gaps that need to be filled?
3.  What opportunities are there for future collaboration?

11:45 AM – 12:00 PM: Next steps
12:00 PM:  Adjourn

Register for the Meeting


If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact Angela Hart at or 207.581.2811 by October 21, 2019. If requests are received after this date, we may not have sufficient time to make necessary arrangements.