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“Maine’s funky fungi” – Article in the Bangor Daily News

http://bangordailynews.com/slideshow/maines-funky-fungi-weve-been-able-to-sell-as-many-mushrooms-as-weve-been-able-to-grow/

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The life of a Milk Carton

From Maine’s Organic Milk ( http://moomilkco.com/): Who says a milk carton’s life is over when the milk is gone? If you are not able to recycle milk cartons in your area, there are many ways to reuse them.   Check … Continue reading

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Article about Bringing it Home

Pen Bay Pilot published a beautiful article written by Marina Schauffler about the recent follow up summit to the Camden Conference, which was hosted by Slow Money Maine in Rockport.

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5 Minutes with Joel Alex

  5 Minutes with Joel Alex  – from MCED Connect Founder, Blue Ox Malthouse, LLC Joel brings a passion for Maine, rural economic development, sustainability, and food systems to his work as President and Founder of Blue Ox Malthouse LLC. A … Continue reading

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Cheese Making on the Rise in Maine

Ranks of Maine cheese makers growing at fast rate AP – Clarke Canfield, Associated Press MONROE (AP) — Maine now has more artisan cheese makers than any state except New York, according to a cheese expert who tracks artisan cheese … Continue reading

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Bangor Metro features Women Farmers in Maine

The October 2013 issue of Bangor Metro features Maine women in agriculture, including Cynthia Thayer of Darthia Farm, Maria Reynolds of Groundswell Farm, Carly DelSignore of Tide Mill Farm, Katie Freedman of Healthy Acadia, Sarah Smith of Grassland Farm (who … Continue reading

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MOOMilk article by SMM’s “very own” Eleanor Kinney!!!

Eleanor Kinney, Slow Money Maine Steering Committee member and MOOMilk investor, has written a great article about the company’s history for Slow Money National. In highlighting facets of its history, she incorporates the mix of perseverance, faith, vision, volatility & … Continue reading

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B-corps Gain Recognition

Hopeful news from Delaware that its governor has just approved a new form of incorporation for businesses, the B-corp, aka the benefit corporation. This structure intentionally sets a dual mission of earning profits for shareholders and pursuing the social good … Continue reading

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Bangor Daily News – Maine’s local food industry growing with investments from Slow Money Maine

Maine’s local food industry growing with investments from Slow Money Maine By Whit Richardson, BDN Staff – View the original version of the article here Click on the picture below to view a short video. In Aroostook County, a vegetable … Continue reading

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MCF awards grant to Slow Money Maine!!!!

With great delight, we announce a $7000 grant to Slow Money Maine from the Maine Community Foundation! This gift will allow us to strengthen our network infrastructure and assess ongoing needs to deepen and broaden collaborative forms of building sustainable … Continue reading

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