Morris Farm plant sale May 18
Tue, 05/14/2019 - 8:30am
The barn at Morris Farm is once again filling up with a huge selection of heirloom tomatoes, hardy...
Boothbay Farmers’ Market begins May 23
Mon, 05/13/2019 - 7:45am
The Boothbay Farmers’ Market starts its season on Boothbay Town Common on Thursday, May 23. They...
Community garden space filling up at Morris Farm
Fri, 05/03/2019 - 11:30am
For going on two decades, Morris Farm in Wiscasset has made garden space for people to “grow their...
Volunteers wanted for Lincoln County Gleaners
Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:15am
Lincoln County Gleaners are ramping up for their third season, collecting fresh produce from local...
Twin Villages Foodbank Farm kicks off 2019 growing season
Thu, 04/04/2019 - 7:15am
This past week marked the official beginning of the Twin Villages Foodbank Farm’s (TVFF’s) fourth...
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...