Author Archives: Slow Money Maine Admin

Upcoming Trainings for New England Agricultural Service Providers

Upcoming Trainings for New England Agricultural Service Providers with Vermont Farm and Forest Viability Program Please join us for full-day professional development workshops designed to improve the quality of business and financial services available to farm and food businesses. May … Continue reading

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FARMS Upcoming Classes

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Slow Money Regional Gathering – Registration Now Open

Slow Money 2015 Regional Gathering May 20th and 21st in Boston Register Now

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Blue Ox Malthouse is Hiring!

Click on the link below to read the job posting… Joel is excited to bring on a team member with a passion for building and growing Maine’s food systems and agriculture. http://www.blueoxmalthouse.com/hiring/ Joel Alex President & Founder Blue Ox Malthouse … Continue reading

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Help low-income families eat local!

Contribute to MOFGA’s $6000 crowd funding campaign that will offer half-price CSA shares to low-income families. At least 7 farms are already part of this great program! Check out the campaign at Fundrazr.com Please help low-income Maine families eat local! MOFGA needs … Continue reading

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Indiegogo campaign for Maine Rice Project!!

Ben Rooney, of Wild Folk Farm in Benton, needs funding support to continue the Maine Rice Project that is entering its third year of production. This is a polyculture flooded rice paddy system that could be well suited to many … Continue reading

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Slow Money Regional Gathering in Boston May 20th-21st

Now live: Regional Gathering 2015 Wednesday, May 20th 6pm – Thursday, May 21st 8pm. Buy Tickets You’ve marked your calendars; now it’s time to buy your tickets! Discounted early-bird tickets will be available until the end of April.

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Meeting Minutes – March 19th 2015

March 19th SMM Meeting Minutes: After announcements and acknowledgments, Bonnie reflected on the swirling qualities of our distinctive winter, related not only to cold temperatures, snow quantities and wind intensity, but to our personal lives and food system activities as well. … Continue reading

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The Hatchery 2015 Workshop Series

These workshops are hosted by Maine Stream Finance and take place in Rockland.  A great educational series for entrepreneurs!  

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Grant Funding offered for Local Food Projects

Chellie Pingree shares grant application criteria and deadlines in this article.

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