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Freezing Fruits and Vegetables Webinar


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. Registration is required — Participants will receive the Zoom information after registering for this event. Register here. 

Fall in the Garden: Learning Series in Farmington (Harvesting and Storing the Fall Crop)

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Franklin County 138 Pleasant Street, Suite 1, Farmington

This is the second program in the Fall in the Garden Learning Series. A general overview of storing vegetables for the home gardener or small farm. We will discuss various storage strategies which will prolong the usefulness of vegetables for home consumption or markets including storage conditions, curing, planning, and variety selection. Presenters: Brett Johnson, […]

Wild Blueberry Production: A Five Week Course for Beginning Farmers and UMaine Students (online)


This course is an introduction to growing wild blueberries in Maine. The course covers field selection, agronomics, integrated pest management, pollinators, climate change challenges, economics, and an introduction to how this industry functions. The course includes one field trip during class time to observe an established blueberry field. This class is open to current students, […]