useful garden tools and how to bend and lift safely

Ergonomics of gardening demos at Union Farmers Market

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UNION — Maine AgrAbility will demonstrate the ergonomics of gardening, Friday, May 24, from 3 to 6 p.m., at the Union Farmers Market on the Union Common.

Demonstrations will focus on useful garden tools and ergonomic techniques, including how to bend and lift safely.

Maine AgrAbility, a program of University of Maine Cooperative Extension, teaches farmers and gardeners about tools and techniques to promote health, safety and injury prevention.

For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Lani Carlson, 207.944.1533;

More information about Maine AgrAbility is online. The program is funded by USDA NIFA, project number 2018-41590-28715.


Event Date: 

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Event Location: 

Union Farmers Market on the Union Common


Union Common
Union  Maine
United States