Maine Farm Days

Maine Farm Days 2017.  Dates are set

Wednesday and Thursday   August 23rd & 24th, 2017

Begin making your plans for this summer….

As new materials for this year are available, they will be posted here. The planning meetings have only just begun. The ‘vendor contract’ is available below. If you plan to be an exhibitor or vendor, you need to complete this document and return it to Maine Farm Days.

Exhibit contract 2017 and other vendor info

The 2016 Maine Farm Days was a great success.   See below for materials from 2017 so you know what to expect….

Brochure and workshop link

Start thinking about either displaying or at least attending in 2017. Stay tuned for details.

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.

Wagon tour

Wagon tour

 

Exhibit contract 2017 and other vendor info

Please call if you have any questions.  Dale @  622-7847 x3

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The 2017 brochure is noted above.

There will be  “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.

 

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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:

Dale Finseth
Kennebec County SWCD
21 Enterprise Dr. Suite #1
Augusta, ME 04330
207-622-7847 ext. 3
or e-mail at   Dale@kcswcd.org