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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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
Bonnie was one of 35 people who had a wonderful opportunity to learn more about food and agriculture in Aroostook County on MOFGA’s 3-day tour in mid-June. Participants represented nonprofits, foundations, investors and individuals who are active supporters of building healthy … Continue reading
Wild Folk Farm is having their second annual transplanting party, and building a new rice paddy in addition! See details here. It is a great way to learn have some spring fun, be around fun people and learn all about … Continue reading
The majority of Maine’s business, farms and multi-unity housing is owned by people nearing or at retirement age, many of whom don’t have succession plans. In Maine, 400,000 acres of farmland is expected to change hands in the next ten … Continue reading
BETTER RECORDS, BETTER BUSINESS A WORKSHOP WITH BRAINSTORM ACADEMY THURSDAY, APRIL 27 | 9-10:30am Register here. WEBSITE WORKSHOPS – 2 part series on how to improve your site. TUESDAY, APRIL 25 | TUESDAY, MAY 9 email to register. ENTREPRENEUR IN … Continue reading
Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship and the New Blue Economy Thursday May 4 The Strand Theater: A unique and hopeful ocean film – Free. How are we shaping the future of the ocean in the age of climate … Continue reading
Start up, Scale up and Eat up! June 22, 2017, Thompson’s Point, Portland, ME Find full schedule and details here.