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Aaron Libby


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Aaron is a third-generation fruit grower. The Libby family sells their fruit direct to customers through Pick-Your-Own. He finds it rewarding to incorporate new fruit growing techniques with what he’s learned from prior generations. Aaron is a former two term State Legislator in Maine. In 2012 Aaron sponsored a bill Limiting Liability for Agritourism Activities and was successfully signed into Law. He’s a Past President of the Maine Pomological Society and current Executive Committee member.

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