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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
Russell Libby Awards: Scholarship recipients are already making a difference in Maine
Portland Press Herald - 4/9/2017.
The three award winners have their sights set on shaping their communities through agriculture.
With solar projects trending up in recent years, many worry new regulations may impede future growth
Kennebec Journal - 4/9/2017.
By Colin Ellis - Whether it’s a 26,000-panel municipal solar array or just a few panels on the roof of a home, someone has to install solar systems for the lights to come on, and Kennebec Valley Community College in Fairfield is ramping up efforts to train these workers for the future.
Organic industry watchdog wins antitrust victory
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 4/6/2017.
By Rick Barrett - A Wisconsin-based group that represents organic farmers says it’s won a U.S. Department of Justice victory against Danone, the France-based maker of Dannon yogurt, regarding competition in the American yogurt market.
Funding future farms
Sustainable Food Trust - 4/6/2017.
By Phil Moore - The Ecological Land Co-operative was set up to address the lack of affordable sites for ecological land-based livelihoods.
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