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Farmer Classes to be Offered at UMaine’s Coorperative Extension 

A new course being offered could help you become a farmer.The University of Maine Cooperative Extension is offering the classes in three locations: Bangor, Skowhegan and Houlton, staring this Thursday.They’re night courses. Five sessions in all from 6:30 to 9.Topics include selecting and evaluating a farm, writing a business plan, record keeping and market research.The course costs 50 dollars.For more information or to pre-register, call theres a Tilton at 942-7396, or go online at www.extension.maine.edu/penobscot.