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PO Box 170, Unity, Maine 04988
Phone: 207-568-4142
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Spring Growth Conference

Organic Seedling Production

Saturday, March 3, 2018
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Common Ground Education Center, Unity, Maine
Schedule of presentations

Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
Bicentennial Bovine
The Cornucopia Institute - 11/24/2017.
By Rachel Zegerius - It was a very sad day in the late 70s when I watched the cows leave the farm after the bottom went out of milk prices. I never anticipated that they would return,” remembers Jane Bell.
A growing number of young Americans are leaving desk jobs to farm
The Washington Post - 11/23/2017.
By Caitlin Dewey - The hours were better at her nonprofit jobs. So were the benefits. But two years ago, the 32-year-old Liz Whitehurst – who graduated from a liberal arts college and grew up in the Chicago suburbs – abandoned Washington for this three-acre farm in Upper Marlboro, Md.
Wood Prairie Family Farm wins coveted Green Thumb Award
WAGM-TV8 - 11/22/2017.
Wood Prairie Family Farm in Aroostook County, Maine, has won a 2018 Green Thumb Award for The Organic Potato Plant Detective, named one of the two best new edible plant introductions in the United States.
Pigs and acorns make an intriguing mix for farmer
Concord Monitor - 11/22/2017.
By David Brooks - On Snow Brook Farm in Eaton, as on many New Hampshire farms, there’s a desire to take agriculture back to its natural roots. When it comes to feeding pigs, the farm’s owners have taken to using plants that aren’t even part of agriculture.
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March 3 - Spring Growth Conference 2018: Organic Seedling Production

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