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
- 2016 Kneading Conference – Maine Grain Alliance July 28/29
- Its Time for a New Economics
- Maine Food Strategy Summer News
- REAP grant deadline October 31, 2016
- Women’s Business Center Happenings This Month!
- Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development – July news
- The NEXT Farm to Institution Summit
- Blue Ox – MALT FIELD DAY
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Category Archives: In The News
Congratulations to SMM presenters Tyler Gaudet & Jackson Mcleod of Fluid Farms for winning the Gorham Savings Bank Launchpad Competition prize of $50K! Joel Alex of Blue Ox Malthouse was also one of the five finalists that pitched their businesses … Continue reading
Find summer Meals in your Community Help ensure access to food during summer vacation for Maine children. See locations for related services here.
Slow Money Maine is pleased to promote one of our network presenters: Food Fork Lab, the first collaborative kitchen incubator in Maine! Opening at the end of this summer, Fork will provide all the equipment, storage and support food businesses … Continue reading
CEI seeks an Associate Director – Sustainable Agriculture and Food System Program. See full job description here. Congratulations to Gray Harris, Slow Money Maine Steering Committee member on her new position within CEI as the Senior Director of Natural Resources.
MGA As many of you know, after years of extraordinary work, Amber Lambke has been transitioning out of the role of Executive Director. After an extensive interview process our dedicated board members and staff are proud to announce Tristan Noyes … Continue reading
Portland Press Herald, May 15, 2016 In an effort to free Mainers from food insecurity, Good Shepherd Food Bank – the state’s largest hunger relief organization – works with 600 food pantries, schools, churches and other social service providers. Now … Continue reading
With the help of Slow Money Northern California, Planting Justice has purchased Rolling River Nursery, in Oakland, CA. The nursery is set to be transformed into an urban farm and training center that will greatly expand access to fresh produce, food-producing … Continue reading
Unity College McKay Farm and Research Station is seeking an experienced farm and field manager for a full-time, salaried position with benefits. To see a full description of the position see our Farm Manager job announcement on the Unity College … Continue reading
See what’s going on in the county. Watch the inspiring video “Feeding the Community” to see how The Maine Community Foundation, Catholic Charities, Fair Food Fund and Northern Girl are working together to make fresh vegetables available to those that … Continue reading
Northern Girl and Carey Medical Center team up and launch a program to provide locally grown carrots to Maine schoolchildren. WAGM news covers “Kids Eat Maine Carrots in Caribou.”