Maine Farm Days 2016
The 2015 Maine Farm Days on August 26 & 27, 2015 were a great success.
Planning has already begun for 2016. Hope to see you there….
Come and join us at Maine Farm Days
Once again it will be at Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton. We have left links to last year’s information so you can get a sense of what MFDays were like.
The following materials this past year are available for you to view. As 2016 materials become available, they will be posted here.
…and the list of workshops for CEU’s and other events during the two days
–The new 205 vendor contract is posted here. It should not change much in 2016.
Exhibit contract 2015 and other vendor request
Please call if you have any questions. Dale @ 622-7847 x3
The brochure is noted above. The workshop schedule is now available.
In 2015 there was a focus on soils health.
There are “Pesticide Credits” available through the UMaine Cooperative Extension Service if you need those. The workshops will cover issues of
- Pest and Weed Identification,
- Plant Diseases,
- Forage Quality,
- Integrated Pest Management,
- Pesticide Storage
Maine Farm Days at Misty Meadows in Clinton.
For those of you who use Facebook, you may want to follow the news about the Maine Farm Days event through that system of communications. Check it out.
Admission is free and open to the public.
The event includes activities for both farmers and non-farmers alike. Including a range of agribusiness exhibits’, equipment dealers, wagon tours [ wagon tours are designed shorter and more “kid friendly”], children’s learning center, craft tent, farmers market and educational speakers and presentations. It is an extravaganza of animals, farm information, interesting people, equipment, food and entertaining displays.
More information check this website in the coming days or ‘friend’ Maine Farm Days on facebook.
For more information on the 2016 Maine Farm Days contact:
Kennebec County SWCD
21 Enterprise Dr. Suite #1
Augusta, ME 04330
207-622-7847 ext. 3
or e-mail at Dale@kcswcd.org