Workshops, Educational Programs, and Events
|Cherryfield Forestry Day||MOFGA's Apprenticeship Program - NEW Farms|
Low Impact Forestry 101 Field Day in Cherryfield Friday, May 1, 2015 • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Want to learn or polish up on the basics of managing your Maine woodlot? Spend the day with at least six forest and soil experts out in the woods...
You can now pay your Apprenticeship Program NEW Mentor Host Farm fees through our online store!
|Summer Orchard Care||Business Planning with Richard Wiswall|
Held on Saturday, June 27, 2015 in a location to be determined; 10am to 3pm. Registration: $50; $45 student/apprentice; $35 MOFGA members; JPs free.
Start Your Farm Business the Right Way with Richard Wiswall held on February 23 & 24, 2015. Registration fee: $75.
|Bud Grafting||Grafting Fruit Trees|
Learn about this great way to start your own fruit trees and ornamentals. Held in Monroe, ME on August 8, 2015. Registration: $50; $45 Student/Apprentice; $35 MOFGA members.
Learn to propagate and reproduce your favorite fruit tree varieties! Held on April 11, 2015 in Unity. Registration fee: $50.
|Kitchen Licensing Workshop||MOFGA's Apprenticeship Program - RENEWAL Farms|
Held on April 16, 2015 at the Common Ground Education Center in Unity, ME.
You can now pay your Apprenticeship Program Mentor Host Farm renewal fees through our online store!
|Organic Farming: Principles & Practices||Organic Orcharding 101 with Michael Phillips|
Two-part course held on March 18 and 25, 2015 in Augusta, ME from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm both days, catered lunch included. Click for details.
Join Michael Phillips for a comprehensive look at orchard health strategies for organic growers.; Registration: $40 for MOFGA members; $50 for non-members.
|Pruning Fruit Trees Workshop|
Learn to prune fruit trees! Held on Saturday, February 28 and Saturday, March 14, 2015 in select locations. Registration fee is $50, MOFGA members $35.