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Could green crabs become a Maine delicacy?

Invasive green crabs responsible for decimating Maine’s soft-shell clam industry are being investigated for possible culinary purposes. Art conservator Jonathan Taggart, marine biologist Marissa McMahan, and Georgetown lobsterman Chris Jamison traveled to Venice last year to learn the secrets of harvesting green … Continue reading

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Misty Brook Farm is looking for a Sales Account Manager

Misty Brook Farm Sales Account Manager Type: Full-Time Position Albion, ME Category: Sales and Marketing OVERVIEW: Sales Account Manager for Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire OPPORTUNITY: Opportunity to be an integral part of the New England sustainable agriculture and local food … Continue reading

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The Maine Network of Community Food Councils is hiring! Please help us spread the word.

The Maine Network of Community Food Councils is hiring! Please help us spread the word. We are looking for a part time Network Coordinator. The MNCFC Coordinator helps to organize the proliferating network of Maine Food Councils. We’re looking for … Continue reading

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USM Food Studies Program: Closing Maine’s Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions

This fall the University of Southern Maine Food Studies Program will be hosting a series entitled “Closing Maine’s Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions.” One in six Mainers and one in four Maine children are food insecure. Hunger is on … Continue reading

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Maine Food Strategy Summer Newsletter

The Maine Food Strategy summer newsletter is out!

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CEI Entrepreneur Workshop

Women’s Business Center – CEI BETTER RECORDS, BETTER BUSINESS TUESDAY, AUGUST 15 | 9-10:30am Venue: Portland Public Library 5 Monument Square, Portland, Maine, 04101, United States This workshop is designed to address accounting related record-keeping guidelines for small business owners. … Continue reading

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Maine Policy Review — “Owning Maine’s Future: Fostering a Cooperative Economy in Maine”

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Dirt Capital Partners Hosts Farm Tour & Dinner at East Forty Farm

Thanks to Jacob Israelow and Benneth Phelps of Dirt Capital Partners, along with Allison Lakin and Neal Foley of East Forty Farm, for hosting a farm tour and dinner in Waldoboro on July 24th. A cool, rainy day did not … Continue reading

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FocusMaine Partners to Launch Job Creation Strategies

FocusMaine has a goal to stimulate the growth of between 5,000 to 12,000 direct traded jobs (primarily engaging in exports from Maine) and 14,000 to 32,000 indirect jobs(supplier and supports) over the course of the next ten years. Read full … Continue reading

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Maine Passes Food Sovereignty Bill

Maine is the newest State to pass a food sovereignty Bill. Read full article here.

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