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. Please review our event registration policies. For events offered by other organizations, see our Calendar page. Interested in giving a workshop for MOFGA? Please complete this form. If you are interested in receiving a scholarship for a MOFGA event click here.

Organic Orcharding Workshop: Pruning Apple Trees


Sat., March 7, 2020
• Bar Harbor - College of the Atlantic
• Palmyra - Eureka Farm
• Unity - full
• Saco - The Ecology School

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fee: $55; $40 for MOFGA members
Please bring your own bag lunch.


Learn to prune fruit trees to encourage vigorous growth, annual fruit set and quality fruit yield. Collection of scion wood and storage will also be discussed. Participants should bring any pruning tools they may have, saws and loopers in particular are helpful.

Bar Harbor workshop led by MOFGA's Orchard Educator C.J. Walke. Palmyra workshop led by Sean Murphy of Murphy Family Farm. Unity workshop led by MOFGA's Orchard Coordinator, Laura Sieger. Saco workshop led by Edgar Evenkeel.

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