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MISTY MEADOWS FARM TO HOST MAINE FARM DAYS
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Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton will host Maine Farm Days on Wednesday, August 22nd and Thursday, August 23rd from 9 AM to 4 PM. This event not only is an Agricultural Trade Show that many farmers attend, but it allows members of the community an opportunity to visit an actual, working dairy farm. The farm has a milking herd of 700 cows, including 500 young stock and is spread over 1,200 acres of cropland that includes corn and grass silage. The two days will be full of activities and demonstrations, including sheep herding demonstrations, children’s bike drawing, 4-H working steer show, whoopie and wild blueberry pie contests, forage contest, children’s pedal tractor pulls, horse twitching, milking contest, plus much more. There will be wagon rides and a chicken barbecue to benefit the Pine Tree Camp. A number of pesticide credit workshops will also be taking place each day including insect control, insecticides and insect repellent use, sprayer calibration, plus more. Maine Farm Days is a sponsor of the Pine Tree Camp. For more information visit Maine Farm Days on Facebook or contact 207-622-7847 extension 3 or email: Dale@kcswcd.org. The farm is located at 308 Hill Road in Clinton.