Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
MOFGA Events

MOFGA Events

Throughout the year, MOFGA hosts hundreds of meetings, workshops, conferences, dinners and festive gatherings. Many take place at our Common Ground Education Center in Unity, Maine. And many more happen at farms, businesses and other venues throughout the state. See our Calendar for events hosted by other organizations.

Organic Orcharding Workshop: Renovating Old Apple Trees

March 16, 2019
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fee: $50; $35 for MOFGA members
Two locations: Bethel, Mount Desert

Please bring your own bag lunch

The course is focused on pruning and feeding very old non-productive fruit trees in order to bring them back into fruitfulness. Bethel workshop led by Eric List. Mount Desert workshop led by MOFGA's orchard educator C.J. Walke. Instructors will employ various methods to demonstrate proper pruning of trees that have been unmanaged. Participants should dress appropriately and bring their pruners, loppers, saws and a bag lunch.

 

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