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Canning and Freezing Basics Demo

Auburn Public Library 49 Spring Street, Auburn, ME, United States

Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden vegetables? This home food preservation demonstration will teach you the basic steps for canning and freezing. Participants will receive home food preservation fact sheets, and will learn recommended methods for preserving foods, the latest and safest recipes, about equipment to ensure safety, and how to check […]

Safe Labor–Movement Workshop in Norway

Alan Day Community Garden 28 Whitman Street, Norway, ME, United States

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a free, in-person workshop in August for farmers, farm workers, fishermen and foresters with a focus on body mechanics, injury prevention, movement, health […]

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

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, […]

Master Food Preserver Program in Falmouth: Session 9

UMaine Cooperative Extension Cumberland County 75 Clearwater Dr, Suite 104, Falmouth, ME, United States

Do you enjoy the art and science of food preservation? Would you like to develop expertise in food preservation? Consider becoming a Master Food Preserver. What is a Master Food […]

Registration Closes for 2022 Maine Master Gardener Volunteer Program

Online

The Master Gardener Volunteer training will take place online beginning in the fall of 2022 with a few in-person learning opportunities. The online training will include self-paced learning modules coupled with live virtual sessions where participants will have direct access to dozens of horticultural experts from across the state. The course, designed to train volunteers […]

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

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, […]

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