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2017 Talks, Conferences and Events

September

Sept 14
6:30pm
Haystack Historical Society, 1563 Main St, Mapleton, Maine. Fedco Trees founder John Bunker will give a talk, “The Dudley Winter and the History of Apples in Aroostook County.”
Sept 22-24
9am-6pm
Common Ground Country Fair, Unity, Maine. Flowerbulbs, seed garlic, seeds, tools, supplies, books will be available at our tent. Come see us—for answers to gardening questions, for conversation, to tell us about your new favorites. (9-5 Sunday)
Sept 22
4pm
Common Ground Country Fair, Hayloft tent. John Bunker will offer samples of apples to taste, followed by a vote for favorite.
Sept 23
3pm
Common Ground Country Fair, Hayloft tent. John Bunker will offer samples of apples to taste, followed by a vote for favorite.
Sept 24
11am
Common Ground Country Fair, Hayloft tent. Fedco staffer John Paul Rietz will talk on “Organic Orchard Pest Management.”
Sept 24
1pm
Common Ground Country Fair, Hayloft tent. John Bunker will talk on “Selecting the Right Apples for your Home Orchard.”
Sept 24
2pm
Common Ground Country Fair, Exhibition Hall. Fedco Seeds founder CR Lawn will “Tour the Tables.” Join him for a conversation about the vegetables exhibited.

October

Oct 3
6:30pm
Belfast Library, 106 High St, Belfast, Maine. Fedco Trees founder John Bunker will give a talk.
Oct 5
7pm
Vose Library, 392 Common Rd, Union, Maine. John Bunker will give a talk on “The History of Apples in Maine.”
Oct 7
10am-4:30pm
Aroostook Apple Day, Unitarian Church and Cup Café, 61 Military St, Houlton, Maine. A celebration of apples, with talks and tastings. John Bunker will identify your apples—bring samples! Justin Glover on building your own cider press, Claude Jolicoeur on cider for beginners, Liz Lauer on pears, CJ Walke on organic orchard care. Free admission.
Oct 7
2:15pm
Aroostook Apple Day, Unitarian Church and Cup Café, 61 Military St, Houlton, Maine. John Bunker will talk on “Exploring for Historic Apples in Aroostook.”
Oct 10
6:30pm
Norway Memorial Library, 258 Main St, Norway, Maine. John Bunker will talk on “The History of Apples in Maine.”
Oct 12
6:30pm
Wessaweskeag Historical Society, South Thomaston, Maine. John Bunker will give a talk on “The History of Apples in Maine.”
Oct 15
11:30-4pm
Great Maine Apple Day, MOFGA’s Common Ground Education Center, 294 Crosby Brook Rd, Unity, Maine. Celebrate the history, flavor and tradition of Maine apples, while honoring the importance of a diversified, perennial agriculture. Workshops, speakers, pie contest and much more. $2 for MOFGA members, $4 for non-members, children free. Don’t miss Fedco’s apple display!