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2019 Winter Office Hours
Mon-Thu: 8:30 am - 4:30pm (mostly)
Fri: 9:00am - 2:00pm

* We try hard to be in the office between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Mon-Thu, but please call ahead to be sure!

207-596-2040
893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

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    Flatbread Co.

    Fireside Pottery

    Fresh Off The Farm

    Green Thumb

    Hatchet Cove Farm

    Midcoast Conservancy

    Mid-Maine Forestry

    Mystic Woodworks

    Savage Oakes Vineyard

    Schoolhouse Farm

    Spear Farm (Nobleboro)

    State of Maine Cheese

    Union Fair Society

    Warren True Value

    K-12 Education Resources

    Organizations/Programs

    Maine School Garden Network
    Maine Ag in the Classroom
    Gulf of Maine Research Institute: Vital Signs
    National Association of Conservation Districts

    Teaching Resources

    Agricultural lessons for preK - 12: Teach ME About Food & Farms:

    Bat Education  
      
       Bat Trunk - available locally for loan
         Project EduBat Activities  

    Climate Change Webcasts for Students: www.ClimateChangeLIVE.org

    Gardening/Healthy Meals
         Dig In! A Gardening Guide Curriculum for 5th and 6th Grades
             If your school participates in Federal Child Nutrition programs: http://tn.ntis.gov (last item in list)
             All others, view & download lessons: http://teamnutrition.usda.gov/library.html
            Kit includes: Standards-based lessons, 28 pages of handouts, a gardening guide,
            35 Dig In! at-home booklets for parents/caregivers, & 6 different fruit and vegetable posters

                USDA Recipes - What's Cooking?
           

    Pollination Activity Booklet  
         http://www.life.illinois.edu/entomology/pollinators/docs/Pollination%20Activity%20Book.pdf

           Soil Health
              Basics
              Dig & Learn
              Cover Crop
              No Till

          Unstoppable Learning (Ted Radio Hour podcast-a must for all teachers!):    
              http://www.npr.org/2013/04/25/179010396/unstoppable-learning?showDate=2014-08-29.

          Water
              Water Quality Experiment: Erosion & Sedimentation