These videos feature John W. Bartok, Jr., Extension Professor Emeritus & Agricultural Engineer, from the University of Connecticut. He presents essential information about greenhouse energy issues.
Funded through the USDA’s Office of Advocacy and Outreach, this project targets youth engagement in farming, gardening, permaculture and food business career development as well as on supplying tribal members with affordable healthy foods.
Interested in the Farm Bill or just want to learn more about it? Visit our Farm Bill 2013 Information Page.
Blue Ribbon Farm, Mercer, Maine
We think every Maine farm should have an energy plan. Getting an energy audit is a big part of creating that plan. The first step is to complete our online energy evaluation form!
Learn how your farm can become a renewable energy demonstration site, and take a look at some great information about renewable energy technology while you're at it!
Air-to-air mini-split heat pumps offer up to 300% efficiency to transfer heat from the outside to the inside of buildings. Four units have been installed at the Micmac Farms and Trading Co. in Caribou, ME. Their performance will be monitored for the next 2 years.
Farm Energy Partners — Helping Maine farmers save energy, improve the environment, and strengthen their bottom lines.
Judy Wilbur Craig discusses the Dexter Community Farm Project, an initiative to support local farmers, provide access to healthy local food, and to build connections between farmers the and the community of Dexter, Maine.