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
- SMM Meeting Minutes – September 15, 2016
- Jenn Lagnini – Turtle Rock Farm
- Maine Farm & Sea Cooperative seeks Board members
- Fair Food Fund – Calling All Good Food Entrepreneurs!
- FOCUSME: GAME CHANGING SUPPORT FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS
- Good Shepherd Food Bank Awarded $3 Million for Purchase of Nutritious, Maine-grown Foods for Hunger Relief Efforts
- SMM Daylong Gathering Registration is now open!!
- Upcoming workshops from MCED
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Category Archives: Events
APPLY FOR FAIR FOOD NETWORK’S BUSINESS BOOT CAMP THIS DEC. 6-8! The Boot Camp is FREE for selected entrepreneurs with the chance to win up to $10,000 in CASH PRIZES! Participants will partner with industry mentors and fellow entrepreneurs to … Continue reading
Beginning October 4th, 2016. The Women’s Business Center at CEI and the Portland SCORE Chapter are collaborating to host FocusME, a series of peer groups for female entrepreneurs. See website for details
Capital Means More Than Money: Aligning Values in a New Food Economy Please join us for the daylong gathering in Belfast! November 10, 2016 Hutchinson Center Belfast, ME Tickets tend to sell out for this event so register early Register … Continue reading
September 23, 2016 – Top Gun Entrepreneur Training – Extended Registration September 21, 2016 — HR Ready to Grow – This session will provide you with a basic understanding of employer responsibilities and good foundational HR practices. Register here September … Continue reading
A Call to Action! The Maine Food Strategy is connecting with prospective partners to implement the actions and objectives identified in the Framework document (read more about that document below). These meetings will identify priorities, partners, and next steps in … Continue reading
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