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Farm Labor Models in Practice:
Mentoring and Managing Staff for Your Farm's Success

March 22
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity

COST (includes lunch and hot beverages)
Free – current MOFGA Apprenticeship Host Farms
$20 – MOFGA members and certified organic growers
$30 – non-members

Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
Maine clarifies food freedom law for meat, poultry facilities
Food Safety News - 10/30/2017.
By Dan Flynn - Maine earlier this month amended its newly adopted food freedom law to make it clear that local governments must “comply with state and federal laws when developing ordinances for meat and poultry production and sales.”
Consumers are confused about 'organic' and 'non-GMO' labels
Food Dive - 10/30/2017.
By Sandy Skrovan - A study by the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences found that some consumers can’t distinguish between the terms “organic” and “non-GMO” on food labels, mistaking them as synonymous, reports Meatingplace.
Pesticide Residues Linked to Unsuccessful IVF
The Scientist - 10/30/2017.
By Kerry Grens - Women who ate more produce known to harbor pesticides were less likely to succeed with fertility treatment than women who ate fewer of these fruits and vegetables.
Analysis: Glyphosate exposure trends demand a public health driven response
Environmental Health News - 10/30/2017.
By Dr. Richard Jackson and Charles Benbrook - As more evidence emerges that glyphosate is building up in people, feds need to step up efforts to monitor, quantify risks, and regulate.
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