2017 SMM MEETING DATES
WEDNESDAYS: 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.
Recent SMM Buzz
- Could green crabs become a Maine delicacy?
- Misty Brook Farm is looking for a Sales Account Manager
- The Maine Network of Community Food Councils is hiring! Please help us spread the word.
- USM Food Studies Program: Closing Maine’s Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions
- Maine Food Strategy Summer Newsletter
- CEI Entrepreneur Workshop
- Maine Policy Review — “Owning Maine’s Future: Fostering a Cooperative Economy in Maine”
- Dirt Capital Partners Hosts Farm Tour & Dinner at East Forty Farm
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Category Archives: Events
This fall the University of Southern Maine Food Studies Program will be hosting a series entitled “Closing Maine’s Hunger Gap: Exploring Myths, Realities, Solutions.” One in six Mainers and one in four Maine children are food insecure. Hunger is on … Continue reading
Women’s Business Center – CEI BETTER RECORDS, BETTER BUSINESS TUESDAY, AUGUST 15 | 9-10:30am Venue: Portland Public Library 5 Monument Square, Portland, Maine, 04101, United States This workshop is designed to address accounting related record-keeping guidelines for small business owners. … Continue reading
Craig Lapine, of Cultivating Community, hosted an engaging and informative gathering at Boyd Street Urban Farm in Portland on July 17th, inspired by the visit of Dr. Desiree Rucker-Ross from USDA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. She and Chellie … Continue reading
Tuesday July 25th, 2017 1-4 pm Rogers Farm 914 Bennoch Road Old Town, Maine 04468 Join experts and colleagues for an afternoon at the farm as we explore malting barley and its influences on malt and craft beer. Our guest … Continue reading
CONTRACT LAW BASICS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES THURSDAY, JUNE 15 | 9-10:30am LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS WHEN STARTING A BUSINESS TUESDAY, JUNE 27 | 9-10:30am FUEL FOR GROWTH: THE RIGHT CAPITAL AT THE RIGHT TIME THURSDAY, JUNE 22 | 7:30-8:45am MAINE STARTUP & … Continue reading
2 FOR 1 Week-long Tickets on Sale Now! Looking to kick off your summer with meaningful connections and game-changing insights, all in one amazing week? Please join us at Maine Startup and Create Week, from June 19-23! We’re thrilled to … Continue reading
Starting this November, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry – Maine Farms for the Future Program and Jed Beach of FarmSmart Business Services will offer NxLevel™ Tilling the Soil of Opportunity, a business planning course tailored for Maine … Continue reading
Is your Maine food business a Startup, Scale-up or Accelerate? If you’re a Maine food entrepreneur with an idea and passion, find out how to turn it into a real business. details here.
Dirigo Food Safety will be offering an in-person introduction to HACCP class June 5-6, 2017. Hosted at Lucy’s Granola in East Blue Hill, Maine, and taught by Dr. Michele Pfannenstiel, this course we will cover the principles of HACCP, how … Continue reading