Farmer Resources

MOFGA programs and technical support for aspiring, beginning and established farmers and producers to grow the number of commercially viable organic operations in Maine. We address production, business and quality of life issues and assist all farms using sustainable practices.

MOFGA Certification

Learn about organic certification with MOFGA Certification Services
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Farmer Training Programs

Whether you’re just getting started or an experienced farmer looking for support we have training programs to help
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Farmer to Farmer Conference

MOFGA's annual conference for farmers
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Pest Reports/Alerts

Check out our pest reports and sign up to receive alerts
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Financial Resources

Price Reports

Review our organic price reports and submit your prices here
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Technical Assistance

Request technical assistance
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The Organic Sprout

Our newsletter for certified organic producers
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Upcoming Events for Farmers

Our programs are built on the principle that hands-on and peer-to-peer learning are the most effective ways to develop expertise, share innovation and grow the supportive communities of practice that farmers, gardeners and eaters need to succeed in building a sustainable food and farm system in Maine. Join us for our various workshops, meetings, farm tours and conferences throughout the year!

Check out MOFGA’s 2020 Farmer to Farmer Conference.

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Capturing Farm Sales on the Web

Simon and Jane Frost of Thirty Acre Farm. English photo At MOFGA’s 2017 Farmer to Farmer Conference, participants learned about expanding their markets through online sales from Simon Frost of Thirty Acre Farm in Whitefield, Jim Gerritsen of Wood Prairie Family Farm in Bridgewater and Theresa Gaffney of Highland Blueberry Farm and Highland Organics in

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Marketing Organic Blueberries

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Wondering how to get started as a farm business in Maine? We’ve created this listing to help navigate the process. 

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