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FARMS Cooking Classes in January

Join Other Families at Cooking Classes at the FARMS Community Kitchen Family cooking classes are being offered in January at the FARMS Community Kitchen in Damariscotta. Come and have fun learning how to make delicious, nutritious food while cooking together … Continue reading

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Farm to Institution Summit – April 7 – 9th, 2015

Overview Date: April 7-9, 2015 Location: UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA Theme: Maximizing Collective Impact About The 2015 Farm to Institution Summit will bring together leaders from the region who are working to increase use of regionally grown food by schools, colleges and … Continue reading

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Harvesting Maine’s New Wholesale Opportunities – a free workshop

Farmers! How can wholesale fit with your farm? Are you curious about wholesaling your harvest for the first time?  Are you an experienced wholesaler wanting to increase your sales or streamline your operation? From buying clubs to supermarkets accounts, the … Continue reading

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Investment Opportunities for Organic Grain in Aroostook Couny at the Maine Farm Show

Please join Stonyfield, Organic Valley, Whole Foods, and the Sustainable Food Lab for a conversation about Investment Opportunities for Organic Grain in Aroostook Couny at the Maine Farm Show on Tuesday, January 13 from 10-11 am in the Aroostook Room … Continue reading

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Apply now for the Sustainable Food Systems Leadership Institute

Deadline to apply: December 31st, 2014 Interested in local food? MANP’s Sustainable Food Systems Leadership Institute (SFSLI) is now accepting applications for the 2015 session. This program is designed for emerging leaders from across Maine with common interests in seeing … Continue reading

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Cooperative Design Lab – Apply Now

Organized by many amazing individuals and cooperatives… this is a great opportunity to participate in a development course for worker, producer and hybrid cooperatives. Cooperative Design Lab Information

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An amazing tour of Washington County

Thanks to the skillful planning of our co-hosts Eleanor Kinney from SMM, Jo D. Saffeir from EFN, Peter Taylor from MCF and Elizabeth Sprague from MFT, a busload of funders fully benefited from an inspiring and educational 2-day tour of … Continue reading

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10 days and 25 spots remaining – Register now!

It’s time.  If you have been planning to come, but haven’t taken the time to register, now is the moment.  Just click on the link below to reserve your space. Registration for the 5th Annual Slow Money Maine Daylong Gathering

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Meet Tom Stearns of High Mowing – Our Keynote speaker at the SMM Upcoming Gathering

5th Annual Slow Money Maine Daylong Gathering in right around the corner! Tom Stearns is a highly knowledgeable and engaging speaker. This is a great article from USA today, published last year, about the Slow Money Movement and High Mowing. … Continue reading

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Hatchery Workshops in Rockland this Fall

Three Free Hatchery Workshops this Fall at MaineStream Finance in Rockland. If you’ve ever considered starting your own business, some free classes in Rockland can help you decide if entrepreneurship is right for you. These introductory workshops take a close … Continue reading

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