Each season, Real Maine connects readers to events and news in Maine agriculture. Our summertime issue invites to you explore Open Farm Day (always the fourth Sunday in July), along with other suggestions for supporting Maine farms and choosing Maine farm ingredients and products during the height of summer.
In this issue:
A summertime “ag-tivity” checklist, list of participating Open Farm Day sites, and introducing the Real Maine Ice Cream Trail! Read about growing flowers and Maine peaches, tips to build a food business, ways people can extend food dollars, and support farms via Bumper Crop.