Contact Information

UMaine Extension Livestock Team

University of Maine Cooperative Extension
5735 Hitchner Hall
Orono, ME. 04469-5735
207.581.2788 or 1.800.287.7170 (in Maine)

Maine Livestock Program Leadership Team 2021 Contact Directory

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Species/Topic Area(s) of Expertise Contact(s)
Beef General Colt Knight, Donna Coffin, Rick Kersbergen
Nutrition Colt Knight, Donna Coffin, Rick Kersbergen
Reproduction, Housing, Equipment, Marketing, Health Colt Knight, Donna Coffin, Rick Kersbergen, Anne Lichtenwalner
Dairy  General Dave Marcinkowski, Rick Kersbergen, Regulatory questions: Michele Walsh
Nutrition Rick Kersbergen
Reproduction Dave Marcinkowski
Housing, Equipment, Health Rick Kersbergen, Anne Lichtenwalner
Goat (Meat, Dairy, Fiber)  General Colt Knight, Carol Delaney
Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Colt Knight, Carol Delaney
Sheep (Meat, Dairy, Fiber)
 
General Colt Knight, Donna Coffin, Carol Delaney
Nutrition Colt Knight, Donna Coffin, Carol Delaney
Housing, Equipment, Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Colt Knight, Carol Delaney
Poultry General Donna Coffin, Colt Knight, Regulatory questions: Donna Flint
Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Colt Knight, Regulatory questions: Carolyn Hurwitz
Aquaculture (fish, shellfish) General, Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Debbie Bouchard, Regulatory questions: Michele Walsh
Food Safety and Processing General Beth Calder, Jason Bolton, Robson Machado, Regulatory questions: Jennifer Eberly
Hog Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Regulatory questions: Carolyn Hurwitz
Game Birds Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Regulatory questions: Carolyn Hurwitz
Emu/Ostrich Health Anne Lichtenwalner
Deer Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Regulatory questions: Carolyn Hurwitz
Horse Health Donna Coffin, Anne Lichtenwalner, Regulatory questions: Rachael Fiske
4-H Youth Animal Sciences Debra Kantor, Sadee Mehuren, ID and biosecurity questions: Donna Flint
Llama/Alpaca Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Donna Coffin
Rabbit Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Dave Marcinkowski
Bison Health Anne Lichtenwalner
Fur (Mink) Health Anne Lichtenwalner
Bees Health Anne Lichtenwalner, Regulatory questions: Jennifer Lund
Forage Crops Rick Kersbergen, John Jemison, Ellen Mallory
Grazing Rick Kersbergen, Colt Knight, Ellen Mallory
Animal Welfare Regulatory questions: Rachael Fiske
Manure Management Rick Kersbergen, John Jemison, Regulatory questions: Mark Hedrich
Composting Mark Hutchinson, Regulatory questions: Mark Hedrich
4-H Youth Working Steer Mitch Mason

Other Livestock-Related Topics/Contacts

For questions on 4-H Livestock projects, shows, rules, and regulations, contact your local UMaine Extension county office.

Contact Details

UMaine Extension

Maine Department of Agriculture

MOFGA

  • Jacki Perkins, Organic Dairy and Livestock Specialist, jperkins@mofga.org or 802.595.9866