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February 2018

Competing in Maine’s Organic Grain Economy

February 23 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Part of MFT's Farming for Wholesale program, this series offers ongoing farm business planning assistance combined with day-long workshops for farmers.   Participate in this year-long business planning program to: Learn how to use last year’s actual records to find your most (& least) profitable crops. Learn how to keep, read, and evaluate financial records in order to make the best business decisions for your farm. Create and evaluate different production and marketing plans that move you toward your farm…

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March 2018

Ski with MFT!

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Get outside and explore a Forever Farm with MFT – come ski with us at Five Fields Farm! Rental equipment is available for purchase on-site. We’ll meet in the warming hut right across from the parking area—you can’t miss it! RSVP caroline@mainefarmlandtrust.org. FREE for Members, $5 for Non-Members.   Can’t make it? Join us for a run (or walk) at North Star Sheep Farm in May and a bike ride to various protected farms in July! Stay tuned for more…

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Ski / Run / Bike with MFT!

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Get outside and explore a Forever Farm with MFT - come ski, run and bike with us!   Event series as follows: Ski with MFT! March 11th 10am-12pm @ Five Fields Farm in Bridgton. Rental equipment is available for purchase on-site. We’ll meet in the warming hut right across from the parking area—you can’t miss it! Run with MFT! May 20th 10am-12pm @ North Star Sheep Farm/Collyer Brook Farm in Gray/New Gloucester. Bike with MFT! July 21st 10am-2pm in Bowdoinham Bike…

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The Land that Sustains Us: Stories from the Field

March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a night of live storytelling at Maine Craft Distilling and hear farmers share their stories about the opportunities, joys and challenges of farming and their connection to the land. Maine Craft Distilling is crafting some tours during the day and will have farm-forward bar offerings to celebrate the occasion. Stay tuned for details! Free & open to all.  

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May 2018

Permaculture Food Forest Design Intensive

May 4 - May 6
Joseph A Fiore Art Center, 152 Punk Pt Rd
Jefferson, ME
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A permaculture design workshop taught by Jesse Watson of Midcoast Permaculture and hosted by MFT at the Joseph A. Fiore Art Center, Jefferson. While many of us think of fields and forests as separate places, food forests are systems that combine the production goals of agriculture with the layered and dynamic patterns we see in the forest. Explore this concept and practice its applications with Maine Farmland Trust and Jesse Watson of Midcoast Permaculture Design during a weekend Food Forest…

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Run with MFT!

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Get outside and explore a Forever Farm with MFT – come run (or walk) with us at Five Fields Farm! RSVP caroline@mainefarmlandtrust.org. FREE for Members, $5 for Non-Members.   Can’t make it? Join us for a ski before at Five Fields Farm on March 11 or a bike ride to various protected farms in July! Stay tuned for more details.    

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July 2018

Bike with MFT!

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

BIKE with us in Bowdoinham and visit several protected farms during Open Farm Day (we'll have a picnic, too). RSVP caroline@mainefarmlandtrust.org. FREE for Members, $5 for Non-Members. More details to come.

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