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Slow Money Maine Featured in Summer Issue of Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners

Check out this great article in MOFGA’s summer issue of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners newspaper.  See full article here.

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“Alewife Ambassador” teaches Surry middle-schoolers how to smoke ’em if they get ’em – The Ellsworth American

Check out this great article in the Ellsworth American about Surry School children and Alewives! Here.

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New Food Economy Article – New equity crowdfunding rules take effect in May

For the first time in 80 years, normal people can invest in small businesses – New equity crowdfunding … Continue reading

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Baking Workshops at Somerset Grist Mill

View  this article and learn how to register for these workshops about bread and the bread economy

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Maine Coast Sea Vegetables Moves to a New Facility

Read all about the move in this article from the Island Institute

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Beyond Sustainable… Redefining “Sustainable”

A global ‘Regeneration Revolution’ is under way. In the 1970s, Robert Rodale, son of American organic pioneer J.I. Rodale coined the term ‘regenerative organic agriculture’ to distinguish a kind of farming that goes beyond simply “sustainable.” According to the Rodale … Continue reading

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Portland Press Article on Farming in Maine

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Iroquois Valley Farms – Setting the Table on Soils and Climate Change

Read the article below and then join us! January 14th SMM PEER TO PEER FOCUS GROUP: “Soil: The Great Connector” Join Samuel Kaymen, Mark Fulford and Noah Wentworth at this meet up from12-1pm in the sitting room adjacent to our … Continue reading

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Local Food, Food Democracy, and Food Hubs

Local Food, Food Democracy, and Food Hubs by Allison Perrett a* and Charlie Jackson b http://dx.doi.org/10.5304/jafscd.2015.061.003, pp. 1–6 Published online October 20, 2015 Abstract In western North Carolina, where we and others have been working to build local food systems … Continue reading

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Supporting Coops as Pathways to an Inclusive Economy

New Economy Week Article

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