Links to Ag-Related Resources


Univ. of Maine Cooperative Extension, Agriculture News Announcements, Newsletters including "Farm Scoop" issues, etc.

To receive issues of "Farm Scoop" via email, subscribe to kymnoelle.hopson@maine.edu

 

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (M.O.F.G.A.): www.mofga.org

   MOFGA provides technical assistance specific to organic farming and gardening, assisting seasoned organic growers, helping new organic farmers get started and educating conventional farmers concerning the benefits of organic methods.

State of Maine, Dept. of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry: www.Maine.gov/DACF

United States Department of Agriculture: www.USDA.gov

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Agriculture resources:

Related Agricultural Resources:

"AgriAbility" assisting Maine agriculture workers and their families with disabilities so they may continue working in agriculture, safely.

Maine Farm Bureau a non-governmental, non-profit voluntary organization promoting issues of rural agriculture and more.

Farm Family Insurance

Maine Small Business Development Center

Three Rivers Land Trust

York County Soil and Water Conservation District

York County Community Action Corp.

Partners for a Hunger-Free York County

Partners for a Hunger-Free York County's Healthy Pre-School Project

Maine Harvest for Hunger from Univ. of Maine Cooperative Extension

Maine Farmland Trust website includes useful information on financing and other resources for farmers

"Maine Farmlink" from Maine Farmland Trust, connects people looking for farmland with owners of farmland

Maine Sustainable Agriculture Society supporting sustainable agriculture in Maine

Maine Federation of Farmers' Markets excellent resource about participating in farmers' markets, locate farmers' markets in your area

YCFN Breakfast Meeting Sponsor: Farm Credit East