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Baker-Polito Administration Declares October “Massachusetts Cranberry Month” 

10/13/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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State Agricultural Officials Discover Invasive Spotted Lanternfly Population in Worcester County 

9/28/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Satellite Population in Fitchburg Represents Easternmost Spread of Pest

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Almost $3 Million in Grants to Help Farms Mitigate Impacts of Climate Change  

9/23/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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MDAR Announces the Opening of the Massachusetts State Exposition Building for the 2021 “Big E” Fair 

9/17/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces $15 Million in Support for the Food Security Infrastructure Grant Program 

9/15/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Second Round of Funding Will Increase Access to Fresh Local Food, Strengthen Local Food System

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State Agricultural Officials Announce Winners of 2021 Massachusetts Tomato Contest 

8/24/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Farmers from Agawam, Montague, Raynham, and Pepperell take top honors at 36th annual event

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State Agricultural Officials Remind Residents to Keep an Eye Out for the Invasive Spotted Lanternfly 

8/11/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Recent find in Worcester County emphasizes importance of vigilant reporting of pest

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State and Local Officials Celebrate Massachusetts Farmers Market Week 

8/03/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

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State Agricultural Officials Urge Public to Inspect Boxwood Shrubs for Box Tree Moths 

7/28/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

Action Needed to Prevent Invasive Pest from Establishing in Massachusetts

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Massachusetts Pollinator Week  

6/22/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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State and Local Officials Celebrate Massachusetts Dairy Month 

6/14/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

Farm tours celebrate Governor Charlie Baker’s declaration of June as “Massachusetts Dairy Month.”

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants to Address Food Access in the Commonwealth 

4/21/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

Grants will support efforts to increase access to healthy, affordable food options.

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Baker-Polito Administration Declares March “Massachusetts Maple Month” 

3/08/2021 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

State Officials Tour Sugaring Houses in Western Massachusetts, Encourage Residents to Buy Local Maple Products

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Over $13.2 Million to Support Food Security in Massachusetts 

2/11/2021 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants to Help Farms Improve Agricultural Composting Operations  

12/15/2020 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

Funding will support improvements in agricultural composting practices and facilitate on-farm compost use.

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