AUGUSTA — The Maine Senior Farmshare program, a partnership between the Maine Department of Agriculture and farmers throughout Maine designed to provide seniors with up to $50 in free local produce during the summer growing season, is currently enrolling participants.

To qualify, applicants must be Maine residents at least 60 years old or 55 if a Native American. Income restrictions also apply.

For more information or a list of participating farms, call Julie Waller, program manager, at 287-7526 or the Area Agency on Aging at 877-353-3771 or visit and click on Maine Senior FarmShare Program Information.

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