Author Archives: Slow Money Maine Admin

The Power to Thrive: The Intersection of Health, Environment and Equity

We invite you to join us at the Waterville Opera House on Monday, December 5 at 6:30pm for a free public talk with health researcher Ming Kuo and civil rights attorney Cesar De La Vega*, joined in conversation with Maine-based … Continue reading

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Two Coves Farm Project: Getting a Handle On It

Let’s help Two Coves Farm, in Harpswell, ME grow to match the demand they are seeing for their meat and produce.  Please check out their ‘Barnraiser’ crowdfunding campaign and support this exciting venture here.

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Top Gun PreFlight is open for registration!

What is Top Gun PreFlight? PreFlight is designed to help entrepreneurs submit the best Top Gun application or pitch that they can, and in the process move their business forward. PreFlight sessions offer assistance in areas that entrepreneurs need both … Continue reading

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Annual Maine Food Network Gathering coming up – and SMM is presenting!

Don’t Miss Bonnie as a featured speaker at the Maine Food Network gathering Friday, December 2nd. Maine Food Network Gathering Friday, December 2, 2016, 8:30am – 4:00pm, followed by reception and music by The Itinerant Visitors Wells Conference Center University … Continue reading

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Maine Food Food Innovation Challenge Announces its Winners

Announcing Winners of the 2016 Maine Food System Innovation Challenge November 11-13, Bowdoin College Enterprise Track 1st Prize – $6,000 + Professional Services Happy as Clams (Gulf of Maine, Inc.) Pembroke, ME 2nd Prize – $4,000 + Professional Services BREAZ … Continue reading

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Bangor Daily News article about SMM daylong event and panelist discussion

Here’s a great article on the panel discussion about Scaling up without Selling Out that was a topic at our Slow Money Maine day long conference last week in Belfast.  Check it out here.

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Slow Money Maine 2016 Daylong meeting notes

Thank you to all that joined us for an inspiring and uplifting event last week! For more information on the day, here are our meeting notes.

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Farm Bill workshop with Chellie Pingree

Friday November 18th Morris Farm Wiscassett, ME As Congress prepares for the upcoming reauthorization of the Farm Bill, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree wants to offer you the chance to learn about and offer feedback on this critical piece of legislation.  More … Continue reading

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UNH -Expand Your Tunnel Vision: High Tunnel Production Conference

Wednesday December 14, 2016 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM At the Radisson in Manchester, NH This workshop is designed for growers that already have some experience growing in high tunnels. The goal is to help growers fine-tune their management of … Continue reading

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Maine Harvest Credit Union Project

Check out this great article in MaineBiz about SMM Steering Committee member Sam May and Scott Budde, as they develop the Maine Harvest Credit Union project.

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