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PO Box 170, Unity, Maine 04988
294 Crosby Brook Road
MOFGA is an Equal Opportunity organization, provider, and employer.
MOFGA's Organic Orcharding Workshop: Organic Orcharding 101 with Michael Phillips
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sat., April 15 – MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity
Fee: $50; $40 for MOFGA members
Please bring your own bag lunch
Join Michael Phillips, author of "The Apple Grower" and "The Holistic Orchard," for a comprehensive exploration of orchard health strategies that make disease and insect challenges doable for the organic grower.
KIVA LOANS FOR FARMERS
MOFGA has teamed up with Collective Commitments, a new social enterprise working in Maine, to help you access 0% interest loans from Kiva.org for any business purpose.
April 5 - Grow Your Own Organic Garden Classes
6 to 9 p.m., locations throughout the state. An evening course designed to provide gardeners with essential skills and knowledge needed to make a transition from conventional to organic gardening.
April 7 - MOFGA's Common Ground Radio Show
An hour on local food and agriculture. 10 a.m. on 89.9 and 99.9 FM and weru.org
April 8 - Organic Orcharding Workshop: Grafting Fruit Trees
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity, Maine. Registration fee: $50; $40 for MOFGA members. Register here. More information.
April 9 - Organic Orcharding Workshop: Grafting Fruit Trees
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine. Registration fee: $50; $40 for MOFGA members. Register here. More information.
April 15 - Organic Orcharding 101 with Michael Phillips
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity. Please bring a bag lunch. Join Michael Phillips, author of The Apple Grower, for a comprehensive exploration of organic disease and insect strategies. Register here. More information.
April 22 - Celebrate Earth Day with MOFGA!
Join us on Saturday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help us ready the grounds for spring. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Enjoy the fresh air and time with other MOFGA supporters! We'll have T-shirts and lunch for all our volunteers. RSVP to email@example.com or call us at 568-4142.
April 22 - Maine Heritage Orchard Tree Planting at MOFGA
9 a.m. to noon. For information about planting trees with us, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the Maine Heritage Orchard, visit our web page on MOFGA.org or email us at email@example.com.
22 - MOFGA-El Salvador Sistering Committee Empty Bowl Supper
6 p.m., United Farmers Market of Belfast, 18 Spring Street, Belfast. Please join us for our biggest fundraiser of the year and for delicious soups served in bowls made by expert Maine craftspeople. We'll also have breads and desserts. Information.
May 5 - MOFGA's Common Ground Radio Show
May 11 - Kitchen Licensing Workshop
Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Common Ground Education Center, Unity. Designed for farmers and others interested in home-food processing for resale. Information. Registration opening soon.
May 13 - MOFGA Organic Orcharding Workshop: Top Grafting Fruit Trees
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mueller's Fruit Farm, Thorndike. Please bring a bag lunch. Learn to topwork new, disease-resistant, cider, dessert or heritage varieties onto your existing trees with John Bunker. Registration fee: $50; $40 for MOFGA members. Register here. More information.
May 25 - MOFGA Poultry Processing Workshop
Thursday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., MOFGA's Common Kitchen at the Common Ground Education Center, Unity. $75; $60 for MOFGA members. Information and registration.
MOFGA's Strategic Plan
Click here to read our new Mission Statement, Vision, and Organizational Values, along with our Program Goals and Objectives
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