2017 MEETING SCHEDULE:
2017 SMM MEETING DATES
WEDNESDAYS: 3/8, 4/12, 10/4 at Christ Church in Gardiner 1-4pm
11/8/17: November Daylong Gathering in Belfast
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.
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- LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: Small Business – Big Opportunity Forum
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- Blue Ox Malthouse is Hiring!
- Support LD 1338 at a public hearing on 4/26
- SMM Meeting Minutes: April 12, 2017
- A few job postings!
- Greenhorn’s Episode Six-Growing a Regional Food Economy video
- USM Food Studies Program registration is OPEN!
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Category Archives: Events
Tuesday, May 2nd 11:30 – 1:30 Portland Regency Hotel No cost to attend, registration is required. There’s still time to register (just barely) for the Small Business Big Opportunity forum being presented during National Small Business Week! For more information … Continue reading
Principle Six Conference rescheduled to Saturday April 29th from 9:30am-4pm at Christ Church, 2 Dresden Ave. in Gardiner. It was challenging to find a date that worked to reschedule the conference, which is why we had a delay on … Continue reading
April 20, 2017 Belfast, ME landforgood.org University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast A training course for realtors and real estate professionals who work with farms with commercial agricultural potential. Learn how commercial farm buyers differ from other rural property buyers … Continue reading
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 – 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Center for an Ecology Based Economy 447 Main St., Norway, Maine Join us for a workshop on Tuesday, April 11th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Center for an Ecology Based … Continue reading
May 3 – 4, 2017 The Falls Center, Manchester, NH Cost: Varies from $75 – 300 Plan to attend this 2-day training to build your skills and proficiency in assisting farm families through farm succession and transfer planning. Become a … Continue reading
Waldoboro, Maine – What is the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and how could it impact your farm? Are you a grower or producer interested in learning more about food safety on your farm? If so, please join us on … Continue reading
The Women’s Business Center at CEI is pleased to once again bring the InnovateHer: Innovating for Women Business Challenge to Maine. This challenge seeks to unearth products and services that impact and empower the lives of women and families, as … Continue reading
Monday March 20th, 2017 9-11 a.m. at Portland Public Library’s Rines Auditorium. Portland, Maine As Congress prepares for the upcoming reauthorization of the Farm Bill, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree wants to give you a chance to offer feedback on the critical … Continue reading
4 Evenings beginning April 3rd at Penobscot County Extension Office, 307 Maine Ave, Bangor This course is designed for current farmers and those who are aspiring to have a farm. The purpose of this course is to equip participants with … Continue reading
MANAGING THE IMPACT OF MAINE’S MINIMUM WAGE LAW ON THE INCREASED COST OF LABOR: A WORKSHOP FOR SMALL BUSINESSES WED. MARCH 22 | WED. MARCH 29 Please register to attend.