Video from Saturday’s Livestream

Did you miss a talk you really wanted to see on Saturday? You can find a video of the day’s livestream below. Using the schedule, you can find the place in the video with the talk you want to see. We’ll share the presentations as shorter videos soon.

Saturday’s Livestream

9:00AM Welcome and Introduction to the Online Fair: Sarah Alexander, MOFGA
9:05AM Herbs for Stressful Crazy Times: Deb Soule, Avena Botanicals
10:00AM Organic Gardening & Crops Q&A: Caleb Goossen & Eric Sideman of MOFGA and Mark Hutton of UMaine Co-op Ext.
11:00AM Keynote: Power to the People: Drawing Strength from the Pandemic: Barbara Damrosch, Author and Co-Owner of Four Season Farm
12:00PM Working with Sheep Dogs: Dave & Colin Kennard, Wellscroft Fence Systems
1:00PM Public Policy Teach-In Panel: Climate Change in Maine – The Problem, the Response and What All of Us Can Do
Heather Spalding, MOFGA, Deputy Director; Hannah Pingree, Office of Policy Innovation and the Future: Commissioner Amanda Beal, Dept. of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry and Melissa Law, Bumbleroot Farm
2:00PM Tour of Dana Off-Grid Homestead: Sikwani Dana
3:00PM Getting the Most Out of Your Greenhouse & Hoophouse Vegetables: Andrew Mefferd, Author and Editor
4:00PM Commercial Hybrid Horse Logging and Land Management: Brad Johnson & Derek O’Toole, Third Branch Horse Logging
4:30PM Community Solar Farms: John Luft, ReVision Energy
5:00PM Steps to Becoming a Certified Organic Producer: Chris Grigsby, MOFGA Certification Services
5:30PM MOFGA Baked Beans Make-A-Long: George Sergeant, Patchwork Farm and Sagadahoc MOFGA
5:50PM Thank you & preview of evening entertainment: Sarah Alexander, MOFGA
6:00PM A Musical Tribute to CGCF from MFC
8:00PM Goodnight, See you tomorrow!

Saturday Virtual Common Ground Country Fair
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