Category Archives: For Investors

Frinklepod Farm is building the Pod!

Check out the exciting building news and campaign at Frinklepod Farm – here.

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Maine’s Office of Securities Announces First Fund-ME Crowdfunding Offering in Maine

Fund-ME Provides New and Existing Businesses with Opportunity to Obtain Investments Needed to Start or Expand Operations Maine Securities Administrator Judith Shaw has announced the first crowdfunding offering made under Maine’s crowdfunding law, known as Fund-ME. Blue Hill Co-op, a … Continue reading

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Maine’s Caring Economy is Personal and Environmental – is GoFundMe for Glen Libby

Rob Snyder from the Island Institute writes about supporting those in our community.  Read the full article here.

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New Food Economy Article – New equity crowdfunding rules take effect in May

For the first time in 80 years, normal people can invest in small businesses – New equity crowdfunding rules take effect in May Read the full article here

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Veris Innovator Series: Food, Farms, and Finance – February 8th

Veris Innovator Series: Food, Farms, and Finance (or, everything you wanted to know about impact investment opportunities in sustainable agriculture) Are you…Eating local & organic? Anti-Monsanto? A CSA supporter or farmers market frequent flyer? Giving your time, energy, and dollars … Continue reading

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Maine Equity Crowdfunding January 20, 2016

View the workshop listing on this MCED newsletter

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Caleb Launches Fast New Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Transition Wood Prairie Family Farm to the Next Generation

This morning, Caleb’s new crowdfunding campaign – entitled Keep This Organic Legacy Growing – Wood Prairie Family Farm – went live on BarnRaiser.  Please help by contributing today.  Crowdfunding campaigns which get off to a fast start are the most … Continue reading

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Calling all Lenders and Investors in the Maine Farming Sector

A 2 day farm business development intensive is being offered in November – Read More

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Help low-income families eat local!

Contribute to MOFGA’s $6000 crowd funding campaign that will offer half-price CSA shares to low-income families. At least 7 farms are already part of this great program! Check out the campaign at Fundrazr.com Please help low-income Maine families eat local! MOFGA needs … Continue reading

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Indiegogo campaign for Maine Rice Project!!

Ben Rooney, of Wild Folk Farm in Benton, needs funding support to continue the Maine Rice Project that is entering its third year of production. This is a polyculture flooded rice paddy system that could be well suited to many … Continue reading

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