King Honored as 2014 Friend of the Farm Bureau
AUGUSTA, ME – Today, the Maine Farm Bureau, along with the American Farm Bureau Federation, recognized U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine) with its 2014 Friend of the Farm Bureau Award. At an event held in the Maine Farm Bureau office in Augusta, Jon Olsen, Executive Director of the Maine Farm Bureau, presented Senator King with the award, which is presented to members of Congress in honor of their
County Farmers Suit
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A jury has awarded $1.1 million to the owners of an Aroostook County potato seed farm who claimed in a lawsuit that their defense lawyer failed to properly represent them in a previous case.
USDA Disaster Assistance
Many farmers from various counties in the great state of Maine are eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture disaster assistance, and that includes some farmers in Aroostook County.