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UMaine Extension & Maine Highlands Farmers Identification Walk

Sangerville -

SANGERVILLE РUniversity of Maine Cooperative Extension and the Maine Highlands Farmers have announced that a Field Crop Weed Identification Walk will be held from 7-9pm on June 23rd at the Stutzman’s Farm, Douty Hill in Sangerville.  A short Maine Highlands Farmers business meeting will follow. Registration is free. Two hours of pesticide recertification credit are available for private pesticide applicators. For more information, contact Donna Coffin at (207) 564-3301 or (800) 287-1491 (in Maine), or e-mail donna.coffin@maine.edu . You can also visit the events calendar at extension.umaine.edu. UMaine Extension programs are open and accessible to all in accordance with program goals.
Farmers will benefit from the field crop weed identification walk by learning common weeds that can invade their vegetable, fruit and other cultivated crops. Donna Coffin, Extension Educator will lead the walk and have a number of references available for farmers to learn how to identify weeds and how to manage them in their crops.

For More Information:

Contact Name: 165 East Main St., Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426

Telephone Number: (207)564-3301

Website: http://bit.ly/WeedIDWalk

Email: donna.coffin@maine.edu