Below are some map links that may help you determine where you would like to farm in Maine.
If you become interested in a particular farm, be sure to obtain the soil maps of the area. See Map below
The Department of Agriculture has a Soil Scientist who would be able to come out to a property with you, test the soils for free and give you the data you are needing to determine if the land you are looking to buy/grow on is the right fit for your goals. Contact:
David Rocque, State Soil Scientist
Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources
State House #28 Augusta, ME 04333
FAX: (207) 866-7262
Cooperative Extension’s plant hardiness zone map: HTTP://WWW.UMEXT.MAINE.EDU/ONLINEPUBS/HTMPUBS/2242.HTM
There are many other maps at the MEGIS site HTTP://MEGIS.MAINE.GOV/MAPS, and through NRCS.
CLICK ON THE MAP BELOW & ENTER YOUR ADDRESS/ZIP CODE TO CHECK AVAILABLE SOIL INFORMATION