BRLT hosts lecture, demonstration on apple tree pruning and care
Tue, 02/26/2019 - 8:30am
Maine has a long history of family-scale agriculture, and the apple tree has been an integral part...
Beginning bee school in February
Sun, 02/10/2019 - 8:00am
Discover the fascinating hobby of beekeeping. A seven-week course, presented by experienced...
Waldoboro farmer cultivates the rare and commanding spice, saffron
Sat, 02/02/2019 - 8:30am
WALDOBORO — When Barbara Boardman and her husband, Chris Augusta, moved to Maine in 2000 they were...
What’s the buzz about bee school?
Sun, 01/06/2019 - 8:45am
Discover the fascinating hobby of beekeeping! Join the seven-week course, presented by experienced...
New food storage hub allows Twin Villages Foodbank Farm to grow and deliver more fresh food to food pantries
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 1:00pm
This is the time of year when fresh food donations become scarcer at food pantries, while the line...
Farmers' Market coming to the CLC YMCA
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 8:30am
The Central Lincoln County (CLC) YMCA is excited to announce they will host many of your favorite...
Boothbay Harbor organic farmer scores big at MOFGA Fair
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 8:45am
A Boothbay Harbor man’s flowers had the sweet smell of success at the Maine Organic Farmers’ and...
Cider-pressing was sweet at Pownalborough Courthouse
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 8:00am
The sweet, tangy flavor of fresh-pressed apple cider is always an autumn treat and the 1761...
Corn gleaning produces more than 1,000 pounds
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 8:00am
On two very hot mornings Aug. 6 and 8, the Lincoln County Gleaners trekked out to Clark Farm in...
Register now for Sept. 8 Farm Tour of Lincoln County
Sun, 08/05/2018 - 8:30am
On Saturday, Sept. 8, the Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation Farm Tour will hit the road....
Pollinators in agriculture: Identification and conservation
Sun, 07/29/2018 - 7:00am
There is a lot of buzz about pollinators these days, especially for farmers. Join farmers Brady...
Twin Villages Foodbank Farm delivers generous harvest
Fri, 07/27/2018 - 8:00am
Twin Villages Foodbank (TVFF) Farm Assistant Manager Kaitlyn Gardner is a blur of motion, tugging...
BRV holds Antique Engine Meet
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 8:15am
On July 7, guests of Boothbay Railway Village viewed stationary engines that innovated work on...
2018 Damariscotta Pumpkinfest T-shirt design winner chosen
Mon, 06/25/2018 - 6:00pm
Marybeth Canedy of Jefferson submitted the winning T-shirt design for this year’s Damariscotta...
Bailey’s Blooms: Bursting out all over at Montsweag Farms
Fri, 05/25/2018 - 8:45am
Bailey Bartlett loves digging in the dirt. She started her business, Bailey’s Blooms, two years ago...
Boothbay Farmers Market opens May 17
Mon, 05/07/2018 - 8:30am
The Boothbay Farmers Market starts its season on the Boothbay Common on Thursday, May 17. They will...
Morning Dew Farm has seedlings to spare
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 8:45am
A farm in Newcastle is generating a lot of pretty, healthy, organic seedlings this spring.
Heritage apple trees reborn all over peninsula
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 7:00am
Three local men have started a project to locate, maintain and restore the Heritage apple trees at...
Backyard composting and rain barrel sale
Sun, 04/08/2018 - 7:15am
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD), in cooperation with Maine Resource and...
Lincoln County Gleaners celebrate first year
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 7:00am
The Lincoln County Gleaners had a banner first year by gleaning and distributing almost 6,000...
Maple Fest 2018 at Henhouse Sugaring in Edgecomb
Fri, 03/23/2018 - 7:45am
Come to Henhouse Sugaring, 232 Cross Point Road, Edgecomb Saturday and Sunday, March 24 and 25 to...
Making comb honey
Mon, 03/19/2018 - 8:00am
Knox-Lincoln County Beekeepers [KLCB] host their last indoor meeting on Friday, March 23 with a...
Sasanoa Brewery on Westport Island to open in June
Sun, 03/11/2018 - 10:00am
There’s a new brewery coming to Midcoast Maine. Westport Island will be the home port of Sasanoa...
Food Safety for Midcoast Farms program March 29
Sun, 03/11/2018 - 7:15am
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, and Midcoast...
‘Local Food, Local Hunger’ focuses on food as medicine
Tue, 03/06/2018 - 1:30pm
The fourth annual “Local Food, Local Hunger” community forum on March 3 at Chewonki Foundation...
Twin Villages Foodbank Farm continues to grow
Sat, 03/03/2018 - 7:00am
After two full growing seasons, Twin Villages Foodbank Farm (TVFF) in Damariscotta is ready to...
Morris Farm, Chewonki plan fourth annual Lincoln County food security forum
Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:30am
The Morris Farm, a working farm and education center that promotes sustainable agriculture and...
Seed swap event in Waldoboro Feb. 10
Thu, 01/25/2018 - 3:45pm
All gardeners out there, both beginners and experienced, who enjoy growing new plants, will enjoy...
Somali farmers to give presentation in Damariscotta
Thu, 11/09/2017 - 9:00am
On Tuesday, Nov. 14, Somali Bantu farmers from New Roots Cooperative Farm in Lewiston will give a...
Big, soft white bunnies in Newcastle
Tue, 11/07/2017 - 8:45am
Robin Ford and her mother, Brenda Sandner, are raising bunnies in Newcastle.
They're not just any...
‘Forgotten Farms’ and film director at Lincoln Theater
Thu, 10/05/2017 - 8:30am
Join director Dave Simonds at the Lincoln Theater Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. as he screens and...
Damariscotta Pumpkinfest kicks off with weigh-off
Sat, 09/30/2017 - 5:00pm
Damariscotta Pumpkinfest 2017 kicked off with the volunteer weigh-off Saturday, Sept. 30 at Pinkham...
Cider pressing at the Pownalborough Court House
Tue, 09/26/2017 - 9:15am
Bring your own apples and press your own cider at the Pownalborough Court House in Dresden on...
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 7:00am
Sarah Lutte is growing flowers.
Lutte and her husband Mark have started a flower farm in...
Morris Farm to host Farm to Table Dinner
Wed, 08/30/2017 - 9:30am
The Morris Farm Trust will host a Farm to Table Dinner on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 5:30 p.m. This...
BRLT hosts talk on aquaculture
Tue, 08/22/2017 - 7:45am
Boothbay Region Land Trust held a talk about aquaculture this past Sunday, Aug. 20 at the trust’s...
Register now for Sept, 9 farm tour of Knox County
Sun, 08/13/2017 - 8:00am
On Saturday, Sept. 9, the Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation Farm Tour will hit the road!...
Giant pumpkin-growing 101
Tue, 08/08/2017 - 8:30am
Two giant pumpkins are growing in Edgecomb.
Have you ever wondered how a giant pumpkin is grown? If...
Daisy, the mini cow: Lost and found
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 2:15pm
A miniature Hereford cow who escaped from her new home in Boothbay on July 16 was found, safe, if...
Dharma Farm produce: Almost too pretty to eat
Mon, 07/10/2017 - 8:45am
Jeff Knox and his daughter, Kalina Chazin-Knox, were at the Boothbay Farmers' Market on July 6 with...
Salad Days celebration July 8
Thu, 07/06/2017 - 7:45am
Many area residents have found a summer recipe they can’t resist: a salad buffet of fresh dishes...
Blue Tin Farm at Boothbay Farmers’ Market
Wed, 07/05/2017 - 8:45am
Blue Tin Farm in Edgecomb is overrun with kids right now. Soft, fluffy little kids.
The owners of...
Plant invaders, bully strangers in a beloved land
Tue, 07/04/2017 - 8:45am
Hildy Ellis’s nemesis is the Norway maple tree. She’s been tackling the shoots and saplings in her...
Honeybee swarm collection service in Knox and Lincoln counties
Sat, 06/24/2017 - 7:15am
As part of their natural reproductive cycle, honeybees will swarm. A swarm is when a queen and a...
Maple syrup and other irresistible maple-flavored sweets
Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:15am
The Farmers Market at Boothbay Center has been open for just over a month on Thursdays in its 2017...
Does the Master Gardener Volunteer Program help Maine?
Mon, 06/12/2017 - 8:45am
The answer is yes. Ask the hungry people who received over 250,000 pounds of fruits and vegetables...
Boothbay Farmers Market begins new season
Fri, 05/26/2017 - 9:15am
Cool, cloudy weather and ongoing utility construction may have slowed turnout for the second weekly...
Twin Villages Foodbank Farm to grow food for seven food pantries in Lincoln County
Sat, 05/20/2017 - 7:00am
Twin Villages Foodbank Farm (TVFF) in Damariscotta is setting an ambitious goal for its second...
Midcoast Conservancy to hold invasive plant ID workshop
Thu, 05/11/2017 - 7:15am
Join Midcoast Conservancy for an Invasive Plant Identification workshop on Thursday, May 25 from 4:...
Keeping bees, making honey and having fun
Mon, 05/01/2017 - 7:45am
Biologist Tim Forrester, a wetland scientist, is an environmental consultant.
Forrester lives with...