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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
Start-Ups Rise to Close a Gap for Farmers
The New York Times - 12/30/2014.
By Stephanie Strom - A growing number of small businesses are springing up to provide local farmers and their customers with marketing, transportation, logistics and other services, like the Fresh Connection, a trucking business providing services to help farms around New York City make deliveries.
Monarch butterfly eyed for possible US endangered species protection
Bangor Daily News - 12/30/2014.
By Laura Zuckerman, Reuters - Monarch butterflies may warrant U.S. Endangered Species Act protection because of farm-related habitat loss blamed for sharp declines in cross-country migrations of the orange-and-black insects, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Monday.
Scarborough duo proves butter is back and better than ever
Bangor Daily News - 12/30/2014.
By By Kathleen Pierce - Scarborough: Inside an industrial space, steps from the pounding surf, a mountain of just-churned butter is going gourmet.
Necessity is the mother of miracles: Kansas farm to build non-GMO feed hub
The Organic & Non-GMO Report - 12/27/2014.
By Arianne Pfoutz - Bauman’s Cedar Valley Farms, near Garnett, Kansas, has just received an unexpected, much-needed gift. The family farm beat out 20 other entrepreneurs to win a three-year, $60,000 interest-free loan from Slow Money. Their plan is to create a non-GMO grain “feed hub” and cooperative that would grind and sprout local non-GMO grains and fodder to provide a consistent supply of non-GMO feed for livestock.
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