UMaine Extension cooks up barbecue for April 19 workshop

FARMINGTON – University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a workshop for the home barbecue and smoker cook 4:30–6:30 p.m. April 19 at Southpaw Meat Market, 1233 Roosevelt Trail #12, Raymond. “Demystifying Barbecue:…

The things we carry with us

With my earlier columns, the ideas popped into my head and translated themselves on the screen without much difficulty. In the instance of this article, my thoughts were less clearly connected, so…

Why comfort food comforts

Hi. It’s me. I’m sorry I haven’t written in a while. Nothing really terrible happened. At first, I couldn’t figure out exactly what I wanted to say and then life took over…

UMaine Extension debuts new food and nutrition blog

ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension is offering a new blog that shares timely, research-based food and nutrition content in an easy-to-digest format. “Spoonful: Bite-Sized Food & Nutrition Information” is updated…