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  • Four Season Farming Workshop

    Four Season Farming Workshop

    Are you a commercial grower interested in season extension using plastic greenhouses? Then save the date for our Four Season Farming workshop at the Point Lookout Farm in Northport on October 20th. Clara Coleman and the Point Lookout farmers will provide a tour of their farm focusing on their four season farming practices including their

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    When History Becomes a Future

    “I remember driving past as a little girl and thinking, what a beautiful house,” Erin Bennett-Wade reminisced, speaking of her new home. She and her husband Jason Wade bought the house in conjunction with the protection of the surrounding land, a joint agreement between her family and previous landowner Barbara Ellis. Erin grew up right

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    The Faces of Farms: Nubian Goats of Tide Mill Creamery

    Throughout 2015, photographer Catherine Frost will be traveling to Maine farms all across the state, visiting those with their own special livestock. From alpaca to water buffalo to turkeys and rare breeds of horses, each month will feature new faces. The best will be featured in a show at the Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in

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    HARVEST August 2015

    HARVEST: Farm and Food News From Maine and Beyond Check back each month for a selection of articles, stories, and trends you might have missed. August kicked off National Farmers’ Market Week! Markets have evolved over the years: integrating tech, becoming more accessible, and offering education. There are also more brick and mortar markets opening

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    USDA administrator tours Misty Brook Farm in Albion

    Re-posted from The Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel, and Portland Press Herald ALBION — Under a gray sky threatening rain, farmer Brendan Holmes toured Misty Brook Farm, followed by an entourage of staffers for Maine’s elected representatives, bureaucrats and the news media. Holmes, wife Katia and their sons Johnny and Alister took the group of about

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    MFT “Stable Show” Showcases 18 Artists

    BELFAST — Since its 2013 expansion, the downtown Maine Farmland Trust Gallery has used the term Stable Artists to refer to a growing group of artists who collaborate with the trust year-round in support of its mission of supporting farmers and protecting farmland. This year’s “Summer Stable Show” will open with a Fourth Friday Art

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Maine FarmLink is a farm transfer program that connects prospective farmers seeking farmland with retiring farmers and other farmland owners who wish to see their agricultural lands remain active. FarmLink is a program of MFT.

Visit the new site: www.mainefarmlink.org

About Maine Farmland Trust

Maine Farmland Trust works to protect farmland, and to keep farming in Maine viable and vital.

For more information, call Maine Farmland Trust at:
(207) 338-6575

Maine Farmland Trust
97 Main Street
Belfast, Maine 04915
Phone: 207-338-6575
Fax: 207-338-6024
Email: info@mainefarmlandtrust.org

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