Farms Hurt by Drought Eligible for Federal Help
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is making Maine farms hard-hit by the drought eligible for federal assistance. The USDA has designated Androscoggin and Oxford counties as primary natural disaster areas because of the dry summer. The agency says farmers and ranchers in Cumberland, Sagadahoc and York counties also qualify for natural disaster assistance...
Where You Can Pick Your Own Strawberries In Maine
Strawberry season is Maine is short and sweet! It starts mid to late June and last into the first part of July. So as the kids get out of school for the summer, you might want to take the whole family to do some strawberry picking! Here's a guide of area farms where you can pick your own strawberries.