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Apply now for the Sustainable Food Systems Leadership Institute

Deadline to apply: December 31st, 2014 Interested in local food? MANP’s Sustainable Food Systems Leadership Institute (SFSLI) is now accepting applications for the 2015 session. This program is designed for emerging leaders from across Maine with common interests in seeing … Continue reading

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Bangor Daily Article – Maine Harvest Credit Union

This report of the feasibility study offers strong evidence that this is a need worth meeting. Maine local food movement inspires credit union focused on small farms

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Maine Poultry Processing Facilities

“Nearly 80 percent of Mainers say they want to buy local, but local meats aren’t always readily available or at the right price points to drive sales. Growing the number of federally inspected facilities in the state could increase supply … Continue reading

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Portland Press Articles of Interest

“Big Risks are Part of Growing the Local Food Economy” “Black operated Farms in Maine Grow by Leaps and Bounds”

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Cooperative Design Lab – Apply Now

Organized by many amazing individuals and cooperatives… this is a great opportunity to participate in a development course for worker, producer and hybrid cooperatives. Cooperative Design Lab Information

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Boston Globe Article – Good food for thought!

How New England could become Farmville Again

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Meeting Minutes – Daylong Gathering 11.13.14

AN INSPIRING 5TH ANNUAL SLOW MONEY MAINE GATHERING!!!!!!! Curiosity, inspiration and courage dominated the flow of exchanges at our daylong gathering which featured a sold-out crowd, our first Somali farmer presenting with an interpreter, Tom Stearns sharing his 20-year history … Continue reading

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Mainers meet at Terra Madre

Great article in from the Portland Press Herald.  Enjoy!

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An amazing tour of Washington County

Thanks to the skillful planning of our co-hosts Eleanor Kinney from SMM, Jo D. Saffeir from EFN, Peter Taylor from MCF and Elizabeth Sprague from MFT, a busload of funders fully benefited from an inspiring and educational 2-day tour of … Continue reading

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10 days and 25 spots remaining – Register now!

It’s time.  If you have been planning to come, but haven’t taken the time to register, now is the moment.  Just click on the link below to reserve your space. Registration for the 5th Annual Slow Money Maine Daylong Gathering

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