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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
Hemp is on the Horizon. Will it Change the Game for Farm Country?
Civil Eats - 3/6/2018.
By Christina Cooke - In 2014, after growing industrial hemp in the U.S. became legal for the first time in almost five decades, organic farmer John Bell applied for a permit and planted a few acres on his 550-acre family farm in central Kentucky.
In Coastal Maine, 44 North a Beacon of Light for Women-Produced Coffee
Roast Magazine - 3/5/2018.
By Lily Kubota - Currently in their eighth year of business as the founding owners of 44 North Coffee, Megan Wood and Melissa Raftery have been slowly building a small coffee empire on the coast of Maine.
Rodale Institute, Dr. Bronner's, Patagonia, and Others to Unveil Regenerative Organic Certification at Natural Products Expo West 2018
PR Newswire - 3/5/2018.
The Regenerative Organic Alliance, a diverse coalition of organizations and businesses led by Rodale Institute as board chair and spearheaded by Dr. Bronner's and Patagonia in the areas of farming, ranching, soil health, animal welfare, and farmer and worker fairness, is proud to announce the unveiling of the Regenerative Organic Certification (ROC), which will officially launch this year at Natural Products Expo West, 2018.
Monsanto says its pesticides are safe. Now, a court wants to see the proof
The Guardian [UK] - 3/5/2018.
By Carey Gillam - This week’s events will mark the first time that the science used to justify certain pesticides will be analyzed under oath for all to see.
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