Farming Magazine - August, 2013
Maine Farm Days
August 21-22, Misty Meadows Farm, Clinton
Maine Farm Days will be held at Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton, Maine, on Wednesday and Thursday, August 21-22. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission is free and open to the public.
The event includes activities for both farmers and nonfarmers alike. There will be a range of agribusiness exhibits, equipment dealers, wagon tours, children's learning center, craft tent, farmers' market, and educational speakers and presentations. It is an extravaganza of animals, farm information, interesting people, equipment, food and entertaining displays. Pesticide credits will be available through the Maine Extension Service. Visit http://www.mainefarmdays.com for more details.
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The junior division will be for ages 12 to 18; the adult division will be for ages 19 and up.
Pies must be apple and baked in a disposable pan (pies are not returned). The original recipe must be included with the submission. Three whoopie pies must be submitted, individually wrapped and accompanied by the original recipe.
There will be cash prizes of $100, $50 and $25 for the top three in each division. Please submit only one entry per person for each category. There is a $5 registration fee for each contest. Registration will take place at 11 a.m. on August 21, and judging will take place at 1 p.m. For more information, call 207-426-8589 or 207-426-8586.
Kennebec County SWCD
21 Enterprise Drive, Suite 1
Augusta, ME 04330
Phone: 207-622-7847, ext. 3
959 Preble Avenue
Madison, ME 04950