The Morris Farm Trust is both a working farm and an educational resource for the communities of mid coast Maine. As non-profit, educational, membership organization, The Morris Farm Trust promotes the values of sustainable agriculture and stewardship of the earth through education, demonstration and community involvement by providing:
The Morris Farm Trust recognizes that local, ecologically-sound farming is an essential yet threatened part of our heritage. As the traditional working landscapes of Maine continue to disappear, there is an intensifying need to support agriculture that is sustained from the work and wisdom of people within our community.
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Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Johnny Appleseed Day Dinner
with John Bunker at Savory Maine
Celebrate the coming of spring and feast on the apple-infused flavors of the Midcoast on Johnny Appleseed Day (March 11th) at Savory Maine, a Damariscotta-based bistro focused on serving organic, fresh, and locally-sourced foods. This fundraising event to support the Morris Farm Trust will feature a decadent three-course meal, wine, and a keynote presentation by John Bunker, a nationally recognized expert in historic fruit and the founder of The Maine Heritage Orchard.
Apple Butternut Squash Soup
Remember the Garden Salad
Pork Tenderloin with Caramelized Apples, Onions and Rosemary
Maple Ginger Tempeh sauteed with Wild Mushrooms and Shallots
Tart Normande aux Pommes
Seating at 5:30, dinner served at 6:00
The cost is $100 per person, with proceeds going to support the mission of the Morris Farm Trust. Seating is limited to 50 people - once these spots are filled, registrants will be added to a wait list and will be notified if a spot opens up. Thank you so much for your support!
Please note that registration is required. Please register by submitting your information in the form below, and pay securely via PayPal by clicking the "Add to Cart" button. Payment can also be made via cash or check at the door the night of the event (you will still need to register below), but if you wish to pay using a credit card, you will need to do so via PayPal (link below) prior to the event.
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