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2018 Beginning Poultry

March 29
6 p.m., MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity
$10 for MOFGA members, $15 for the general public

Thinking of adding some layer hens, broilers, ducks, or geese to your backyard this year? Join MOFGA's own Diane Schivera to learn all you need to know about starting your own flock. We'll cover housing, feed, and more.


Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
Food production in northeastern U.S. may need to change if climate does
Science Daily - 2/28/2014.
Tufts University - If significant climate change occurs in the United States it may be necessary to change where certain foods are produced in order to meet consumer demand. Researchers have provided an overview of current farmland use and food production in the Northeastern U.S., identifying potential vulnerabilities of the 12-state region.
Maine Lobster Catch Again Tops 100 Million Pounds
Maine Public Broadcasting - 2/28/2014.
Preliminary figures from the Maine Department of Marine Resources show a catch of 126 million pounds, which is 1 percent off last year's record.
Agriculture in a Changing World
Resilience - 2/28/2014.
Video by Karen Rybold-Chin, On the Earth Productions - "Agriculture is the oldest environmental problem," the Land Institute's Wes Jackson tells us early in this 27-minute video. Through interviews with 11 scientists, researchers and environmental experts, this short documentary considers that fate of agriculture and the environment in the age of agri-business and climate change.
2014 MOSES Organic Farmers of the Year: The Podoll Family
Farm Forum - 2/28/2014.
Spring Valley, Wisconsin – North Dakota seed and grain farmers, David, Ginger, Dan and Theresa Podoll of Prairie Road Organic Farm and Seed in Fullerton, ND, are the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES) 2014 Organic Farmers of the Year.
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