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Cooperative Maine Business Alliance Presents: “We the Owners: Employees Expanding the American Dream”

JOIN US THURSDAY IN BELFAST! Cooperative Maine Business Alliance Presents a new video: “We the Owners: Employees Expanding the American Dream” May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Crosby Center, 96 Church Street, Belfast The event will include … Continue reading

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The No Regrets Initiative

The No Regrets Initiative is the creation of funder Sally Calhoun with Esther Park and Nikki Sylvester as support staff and is focused on healthy soil as a key factor in the regenerative agriculture movement. Based at Sally’s ranch in … Continue reading

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APPLY FOR A PORTLAND FOODSHED PROJECT SCHOLARSHIP

APPLY FOR A PORTLAND FOODSHED PROJECT SCHOLARSHIP http://www.forkfoodlab.com/lfpp/ SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS Win a chance to kickstart your own food business! Fork Food Lab (Pilotworks Portland) and partners are working together to offer scholarships to three food businesses this Spring (9 total … Continue reading

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Press Release: The Power of Messaging Domestic Fair Trade

For Immediate Release May 11, 2018 Contact: Erika A. Inwald, (347) 589-3398 einwald@thedfta.org RELEASE: The Power of Messaging Domestic Fair Trade Announcing the release of newly compiled research, “A Report on Market and Supply Chain Research on Domestic Fair Trade,” … Continue reading

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Upcoming events from ‘New Entry’

SNAP REGISTRATION FOR FARMERS AND FOOD VENDORS IN MA AND RI Join New Entry, Mass. Dept. of Transitional Assistance, Mass Dept. of Agricultural Resources, and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture to learn about accepting SNAP benefits, WIC coupons, and Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) coupons … Continue reading

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Maine Grocers and Food Producers Meet and Greet

Thursday, May 24th from 5 PM – 7 PM Portland, ME Please join the Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association at Bow Street Beverage’s Tasting Room for our Spring Meet & Greet. We’ll be chatting Maine food, best practices, making … Continue reading

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Startup Maine Kick-off Party – Open House at Red Thread May 31

Startup Maine Kick-off Party – Open House at Red Thread Come meet the people, companies, and sponsors that make Startup Maine happen, and learn what’s happening at the conference this year! Date: Thursday, May 31st Time: Come anytime between 4:30-7:00 … Continue reading

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NATIONAL AG APPRENTICESHIP WEBINAR

This event is for: Organizations and programs providing training to beginning farmers through hands on experiential training. Location: Online Date: Friday, May 11th, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Cost: FREE (Registration required) See details and register here.

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The Good Shepard Food Bank invites you to a Ground Breaking Ceremony!

Groundbreaking Ceremony & Campaign Announcement May 23, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. Good Shepherd Food Bank 11 Penobscot Meadow Dr., Hampden, ME Register Here! Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger relief organization, is renovating the former Bangor Daily News facility … Continue reading

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NMDC/FSA Workshop #5 “The Best and Final of NMDC’s FSA Workshops”

NMDC has assembled the best segments of its previous NMDC/FSA Producer Sessions held throughout Aroostook County and have developed what is certain to be an outstanding opportunity for producers to acquire and refine the skills needed to ensure business success. … Continue reading

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