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: Top Working Fruit Trees


Saturday, May 6, 2020: MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center, Unity – REGISTRATION

Sunday, May 17, 2020: Sheepscot General, Whitefield – REGISTRATION

Both workshops:
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fee: $55; $40 for MOFGA members
Please bring your own bag lunch (Lunch will also be available for purchase at Sheepscot General, for the May 17 class only)

Learn to topwork new, disease-resistant, cider, dessert or heritage varieties onto your existing trees. In this workshop you will see how a professional topgrafts and will be able to try it on your own. Unity workshop will be led by Laura Sieger, MOFGA's Orchard Coordinator. Whitefield workshop will be led by Jacob Mentlik of After the Fall Farm in Montville and Fedco. This workshop will be hands-on, outdoors; please dress appropriately.


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