MCTA News

Funding Opportunity

The following news item is being sent to DACF subscribers as a courtesy. Funding Opportunity: Acer Access and Development Program 2017 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) today announced that $1 million in competitive grant funding is available for the Acer Access and Development Program (Acer).  This program supports the efforts […]


Spotted Wing Drosophila Alert

This announcement is also posted with color pictures on the Highmoor Farm Spotted Wing Drosophila web blog at https://extension.umaine.edu/highmoor/spotted-wing-drosophila/, where you can subscribe to updates. Spotted Wing Drosophila Alert:  7/21/2017 David Handley, Vegetable and Small Fruit Specialist; James Dill, Pest Management Specialist; Frank Drummond, Professor of Insect Ecology/Entomology There has been an increase in spotted wing drosophila […]


Bee Pollinator Habitat

Bee Pollinator Habitat I planted. Summer 2017     On the Web: Sugargrove Website Since 1823 Sugargrove Tree Farm is a family owned and operated, choose and harvest Christmas Tree Farm, located on a historic Ashland County farm that has been in our family since 1823. Join Our Mailing List! Spring and early summer at […]