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    Bearing Fruit: Art at the intersection of human and vegetable

    Belfast. Maine Farmland Trust Gallery heralds the arrival of spring with a group exhibition, Bearing Fruit, showcasing four artists in whose work the “organic” image plays a central role. The show runs from April 3 – May 8, with an opening reception on Friday, April 3, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Sculptor Anne Alexander’s ceramic forms are

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    Spring Light, Spring Harvest

    By John Piotti, originally published in the Republican Journal.  I telephoned a farmer friend of mine last week, interrupting him as he was planting. That’s right, planting. He was only starting seedlings in his greenhouse; but still, he was placing seeds in soil. He described the scene to me: the sun beating through the glass;

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    Soil, food-stained tablecloth featured in Belfast art exhibit

                                    By Abigail Curtis, Bangor Daily News. Read the full article here.  BELFAST, Maine — Strong, work-hardened farmers’ hands cradle rich soil and pure white milk in the photos on display at the Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in Belfast. The

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    Lapierre family protects 69-acre farm

    Originally posted in SeaCoastOnline. OGUNQUIT, Maine – Paul Lapierre and his family recently completed an agricultural easement on Lapierre Farm in Berwick. The easement was arranged and funded in cooperation with Maine Farmland Trust and Great Works Regional Land Trust. A reduced sale price from the family also made the protection possible. Lapierre has worked

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    Maine Farmland Trust Conducts Showing of “Growing Local” and Holds a Discussion of the Film in Porter and

    A review of a film screening by Mary Quinn Doyle, author of Unique Maine Farms book and website; original article (with pictures taken by Mary Quinn Doyle) here. We’d like to thank her for joining us at the film and for her work.  A Sunday evening in March in rural Porter drew many individuals from several

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    Open Call for Maine Fare Market Vendors

    Farmers, fishermen, and producers of Maine foods and goods are invited to participate in the annual Maine Fare food festival Market. Each year the Market is an exceptional showcase of the abundance of food that comes from Maine and the creativity of Maine’s food producers. The Market is a fun and festive atmosphere with vendors,

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Check out the FARMLINK WEBSITE!

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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