We Are Hiring!

Somerset County Extension Seeking to Hire Agriculture and Food Systems Professional We are hiring! The Agriculture and Food Systems Professional with the University of Maine Cooperative Extension is a full-time, fiscal-year, continuing contract eligible faculty appointment. This position is responsible for implementing educational programs in support of the over 500 commercial farms in the county, […]

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Quick Reference: How To Take a Soil Test

What does a soil test from the Cooperative Extension do? A soil test will tell you: Nutrient levels in your soil Soil pH levels Presence of lead contamination, if any Why should I test my soil? A soil test will help you to optimize your garden or lawn by providing the information you need to […]

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