Volunteers requested to staff the Maine Farm Bureau booth at the annual Maine Ag Trades Show, January 9th-11th, 2018. Multiple shifts available. Work entails greeting booth visitors, gathering feedback about Maine Farm Bureau activities, and discussing membership benefits. Complete this form to signup for a shift:
Click >>here<< to register and reserve Saturday night supper and banquet tickets. Payment will be accepted at check-in. An electronic version of the annual meeting schedule is available here: Tentative Schedule 2017 Annual Meeting The Androscoggin-Sagadahoc Chapter of Maine Farm Bureau will host the 2017 annual meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch, November 18 and… Read more >
Public hearing this Friday, October 20, 2017, to address LD725. 9:00 am Room 214 of the Cross Office Building , Augusta. Free public parking available in the multilevel parking garage on the corner of Capitol and Sewall Streets. The USDA will shut down Maine’s Meat Inspection Program on November 1, 2017 unless the Legislature fixes… Read more >
Julie A. Smith has been named the new executive director of the Maine Farm Bureau Association. Smith will take over for current executive director Dr. Alicyn Smart, who is leaving Farm Bureau to accept a position as assistant professor and assistant plant pathologist at the University of Maine, Orono. A Maine native currently residing in… Read more >
York County Farm Bureau is sponsoring a Baler Workshop on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Carlisle Academy, 65 Drown Lane in Lyman, from 1 pm to 3 pm. Come meet Dale Hall, of Hall Implements, who will be teaching methods about good baler maintenance for both round and square bales.
Congresswoman Chellie Pingree will be offering an overview of the upcoming Farm Bill and afterward will be available for a question and answer session. This free and open to the public event is hosted by the Cumberland County Farm Bureau and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County. Information about the live stream… Read more >
Click here to show your support! Right now, farmers and ranchers in Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, and Colorado are being impacted by wildfires. They are in an urgent need of supplies. The Maine Farm Bureau is collecting donations to send to these neighbors in need. By working with our sister farm bureaus we can help farmers in… Read more >
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