2016 MEETING SCHEDULE:
Bi- Monthly SMM Meetings
2016: Thursdays 1/14, 3/17, 5/12, 7/21, 9/15 at Christ Church in Gardiner 1-4pm
November Daylong Gathering in Belfast: 11/10/16
No Small Potatoes (NSP) Investment ClubFor more information and to download an application, click here.
Maine Organic Lenders (MOL) Investment ClubFor more information and to submit an application, click here.
Recent SMM Buzz
- MOFGA Journeyperson application deadline September 19th
- Maine Food Strategy releases “the Framework: A Tool for Advancing Maine’s Food System”
- Maine Grain Alliance workshop – The BIG Bake!
- Free Renewable Energy Workshop For Agricultural Producers and Rural Small Business
- Wolfs Neck Farm is awarded a USDA Grant for Training
- Digested: Can Small Food Brands Scale Up Without Selling Out?
- MCED Connect: August 2016 – Aquaculture! 5 Minutes with Chris Davis of MAIC and Local Wisdom with Carter Newell
- CEI Women’s Business Center – PIPELINE ANGELS PITCH SUMMIT AND ANGEL INVESTOR BOOTCAMP
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Category Archives: Events
Grain Education Workshop Announcement: The BIG Bake! Greetings, Bonnie! Join us September 21 – 24, 2016, at the Common Ground Country Fair in Unity, Maine, for our fourth annual hands-on wood-fired production workshop, The BIG Bake! Come bake fresh bread … Continue reading
Monday September 12th, 2016 3-5 pm Unity Food Hub Unity, ME Learn how to access USDA Rural Development guaranteed loan or competitive grant funds for the purchase, installation and construction of renewable energy systems and energy efficiency projects. Details here.
LAND & SEA: A FRESH LOOK AT OUR REGION’S FOOD FUTURE September 29, 2016 Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine 1:00-5:30pm See Details and register here.
In just one week, an incredible community will flood the Skowhegan State Fairgrounds to celebrate one of the world’s great pleasures of life: real bread. Our excitement for our signature events, the Kneading Conference and Artisan Bread Fair, are a … Continue reading
LUNCH AND LEARN WITH EDWARD JONES! Tuesday, July 26 | LUNCH PROVIDED Please join us for an educational lunch workshop sponsored by Edward Jones! An Edward Jones Financial Advisor will share perspective on a process you can use to identify … Continue reading
Save the Date!! April 5-7th, 2017 Leominster, MA at the Doubletree Hotel. In order to ensure that the 2nd Summit will best reflect the needs and interests of the great farm to institution network in the region, we are reaching … Continue reading
Thursday, Jul 7 at 1:00 PM, Old Town, ME Blue OX Malthouse Come for an afternoon of malt on the farm! One of North American’s premier malt and brewing chemists Aaron MacLeod will lead a FREE workshop on Malt for … Continue reading
September 29, 2016 Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine Join Maine Farmland Trust and Penobscot East Resource Center for a half-day Colloquium to explore a whole system approach to increased food production in Maine and to examine the connections between economic growth … Continue reading
Maine Start Up and Create week, is chock a block full of different activites and events this year. Check out their website for a full description of their offerings. These, for Women, specifically, are on the agenda; Informal planning for … Continue reading
Slow Money Vermont New England Regional Gathering – September 9-10, 2016, at Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Vermont.