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SMM Meeting Minutes – July 21st, 2016

With the combination of high summer and high temperatures, it was not surprising to have a smaller but well engaged group at our July meeting. Bonnie opened with an¬†awareness of intentions to remain inclusive and apolitical but with a timely … Continue reading

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2016 Kneading Conference – Maine Grain Alliance July 28/29

In just one week, an incredible community will flood the Skowhegan State Fairgrounds to celebrate one of the world’s great pleasures of life: real bread. Our excitement for our signature events, the Kneading Conference and Artisan Bread Fair, are a … Continue reading

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Its Time for a New Economics

The Schmacher Center for a New Economics Its Time for a New Economics by Greg Watson Having worked on and off in the arena of sustainable agriculture for nearly fifty years in both the government and nonprofit sectors, the question … Continue reading

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Maine Food Strategy Summer News

Join us! New ways of engaging and involving with MFS.¬† Keep up with the latest newsletter and all that’s going in with the Maine Food Strategy, here.

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REAP grant deadline October 31, 2016

USDA Renewable Energy for America Program Grant — details here.

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Women’s Business Center Happenings This Month!

LUNCH AND LEARN WITH EDWARD JONES! Tuesday, July 26 | LUNCH PROVIDED Please join us for an educational lunch workshop sponsored by Edward Jones! An Edward Jones Financial Advisor will share perspective on a process you can use to identify … Continue reading

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Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development – July news

MCED Connect: July 2106 5 Minutes With… John Holden of the Lewiston Auburn Economic Growth Council. Check out the current newlsetter, for this and more. . .

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The NEXT Farm to Institution Summit

Save the Date!! April 5-7th, 2017 Leominster, MA at the Doubletree Hotel. In order to ensure that the 2nd Summit will best reflect the needs and interests of the great farm to institution network in the region, we are reaching … Continue reading

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Blue Ox – MALT FIELD DAY

Thursday, Jul 7 at 1:00 PM, Old Town, ME Blue OX Malthouse Come for an afternoon of malt on the farm! One of North American’s premier malt and brewing chemists Aaron MacLeod will lead a FREE workshop on Malt for … Continue reading

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Gorham Savings Bank “Launchpad” prize award announced

Congratulations to SMM presenters Tyler Gaudet & Jackson Mcleod of Fluid Farms for winning the Gorham Savings Bank Launchpad Competition prize of $50K! Joel Alex of Blue Ox Malthouse was also one of the five finalists that pitched their businesses … Continue reading

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