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September 2021

4-H Aquaponics Project (online)

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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The 4-H At-Home Aquaponics Project is an experiential learning program where youth will design, construct and maintain their own at-home aquaponics system. Prior experience with aquaponics is not required to participate, and start-up funding will be provided for all project participants thanks to the generosity of the Maine 4-H Foundation. The program leaders will mentor youth through the stages of designing and building an aquaponics system through maintenance and harvest. Youth complete their project independently at home (with adult supervision),…

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Developing Sugarbush Leases (webinar)

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$10

Join Land for Good and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension for this session on “Developing Sugarbush Leases”. Setting up a sugarbush is a long-term investment. This program will share resources and best practices for developing robust leases between landowners and maple syrup producers to ensure that investment pays off. Click here for more information or to register. Sponsored by Land for Good.  

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4-H Aquarium Club (online)

September 30 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2022

The 4-H Aquarium Club is open to youth ages 5–18 who are interested in being members of a community of youth aquarium hobbyists. This group is for Maine youth who already have an aquarium hobby, or who are looking to start one, to come together to talk about their love for fish and aquaria. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research…

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October 2021

4-H Aquaponics Project (online)

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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The 4-H At-Home Aquaponics Project is an experiential learning program where youth will design, construct and maintain their own at-home aquaponics system. Prior experience with aquaponics is not required to participate, and start-up funding will be provided for all project participants thanks to the generosity of the Maine 4-H Foundation. The program leaders will mentor youth through the stages of designing and building an aquaponics system through maintenance and harvest. Youth complete their project independently at home (with adult supervision),…

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4-H Aquarium Club (online)

October 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2022

The 4-H Aquarium Club is open to youth ages 5–18 who are interested in being members of a community of youth aquarium hobbyists. This group is for Maine youth who already have an aquarium hobby, or who are looking to start one, to come together to talk about their love for fish and aquaria. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research…

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Growing Great Garlic in Maine (online)

October 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join Dave Fuller with UMaine Extension for a webinar session on growing great garlic in Maine. He’ll cover every step of growing including variety choice, timing of planting, scape removal, dealing with diseases, and when to harvest and store your garlic. Registration is required. Participants will receive the Zoom link after registering.

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4-H Aquaponics Project (online)

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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The 4-H At-Home Aquaponics Project is an experiential learning program where youth will design, construct and maintain their own at-home aquaponics system. Prior experience with aquaponics is not required to participate, and start-up funding will be provided for all project participants thanks to the generosity of the Maine 4-H Foundation. The program leaders will mentor youth through the stages of designing and building an aquaponics system through maintenance and harvest. Youth complete their project independently at home (with adult supervision),…

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Preserving the Maine Harvest: Fermenting Vegetables (webinar)

October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Join the University of Maine Cooperative Extension food preservation staff for a lively discussion and demonstration on how to preserve Maine foods throughout our growing season. This webinar will include: Demonstration: Fermenting sauerkraut, Explanation of the science of fermentation, Discussion on steps to success, Answering participants' questions $5 optional donation is appreciated. Registration is required. Participants will receive the Zoom information after registering for this event.

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4-H Aquarium Club (online)

October 14 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2022

The 4-H Aquarium Club is open to youth ages 5–18 who are interested in being members of a community of youth aquarium hobbyists. This group is for Maine youth who already have an aquarium hobby, or who are looking to start one, to come together to talk about their love for fish and aquaria. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research…

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Winter Care of Backyard Poultry (Dover-Foxcroft)

October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Penquis Higher Education Center, 50 Mayo Street
Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426 United States
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Free

At this in-person program, prospective and beginning small-scale meat and egg producers will learn about what it takes to have poultry, including laying hens. This program will be lead by Donna Coffin, UMaine Extension and Dr. Colt Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist. Topics will include: poultry breeds housing health nutrition Also, there will be a demonstration of various waterers and lighting options along with ideas for your do-it-yourself poultry equipment. Sponsored by University of Maine Cooperative Extension.

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