Author Archives: Slow Money Maine Admin

MFT- Blue Hill Area Food Grant opportunity

Each year, Maine Farmland Trust awards grant funds for projects that promise to increase food sustainability and improve the health and well-being of Blue Hill Peninsula residents. In addition to meeting these goals, successful applications will be those that place … Continue reading

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Unity Food Hub is Hiring!

Unity Food Hub  is hiring for a full time salaried position as Farm Share manager to manage the growth of our Maine Farm Share program.  Here is all the information!!

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New workshop presented by the Carrot Project: Deepening Roots, Growing Success Business Training

The Carrot Project is excited to announce Deepening Roots, Growing Success, a business training program for current or aspiring urban farmers and locally-sourced food processing business operators. Training is open to ALL, not just Boston residents. When: January 28, 2017 … Continue reading

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Maine Grain Alliance – Portland Tortilla making workshop!

February 4th, 2017 1-4pm Southern Maine Community College Baking Kitchen The Maine Grain Alliance is heading to Portland! Come learn how to create incredible corn tortillas from scratch. Along the way you’ll learn about the history and cultural significance of … Continue reading

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MFT Farming for Wholesale workshops coming up!

Farming for Wholesale 101 When: Saturdays, 9 am – 4 pm, January 14, January 28, and February 11. Where: The Hub in Unity register here.

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“Sustainable Agriculture Outlook Rooted with Millennials”

Here’s a new article in the Green Money e-journal.  Well worth the read.  See full article here.

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“Why Local Food Must Grow in Maine but Stay True to its Roots”

Check out this article in the Bangor Daily News today!  Full article here.

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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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