Invited to list

FARMINGTON — Farms and area businesses that sell locally grown or produced products are invited to list their businesses in the 2012 edition of “Mabel’s Book: Western Maine’s Guide to Farms and Farm Stands.”

Now in its sixth year of publication, the book features information on more than 80 producers in Oxford, Franklin, Somerset and Piscataquis counties, in addition to articles on when produce is in season and how to store, can and preserve local foods.

“Mabel’s Book” is available free to the public through town offices, libraries, local businesses and the Western Mountains Alliance, or by visiting the Western Mountains Alliance website.

The deadline for listing in the publication is Tuesday, Feb. 14. For more information or to download a form, visit the Western Mountains Alliance website at or call 778-3885.