On February 24th, in a simultaneous transaction, Linda and Jerry Covell signed a conservation easement to permanently protect their 70.5 acre farm, and sold the property to young farmers Jeff Benton and Erin Ehlers. The Covells have thought about protecting…
MFT is grateful to have a growing number of Business Members. Our Business Members are community-minded leaders that represent a range of sectors – real estate, food & beverage, healthcare, banking, shipbuilding, and more. All of our Business Members care…
and a recipe for asparagus risotto BY NANCY HARMON JENKINS PHOTOGRAPHY BY STACEY CRAMP
Dahlov Ipcar in her studio with her cat
Wayne Hapworth, left, stands with his son Kevin Hapworth in one of the buildings that stores their hay bales on the Hapworth Farm in Winslow.
Rolling Acres Farm in Jefferson now serves as Maine Farmland Trust's Joseph A. Fiore Art Center, where four artists each spent a month last summer completing an art residency.
BY JOHN PIOTTI
BY BRITTA KONAU Jacinda Martinez does not just make art about agriculture, but with it. Her alignment of human and vegetable forms shows a fine sensitivity to character and the aesthetic potential of both.
Sustainable Agriculture's Growing Edge BY KIMBERLY RIDLEY PHOTOGRAPHS BY GRETA RYBUS
Veggies For All volunteer Sarah “Sass” Linnekin brandishes a new beet. Veggies For All is a food bank farm that grows crops on four acres of land in Unity; it’s quickly becoming a model for other organizations across the state. A…