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2017 SMM MEETING DATES
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11/8/17: November Daylong Gathering in Belfast
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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.
Let’s help Two Coves Farm, in Harpswell, ME grow to match the demand they are seeing for their meat and produce. Please check out their ‘Barnraiser’ crowdfunding campaign and support this exciting venture here.
Merrymeeting Gleaners Harvest the Midcoast – Vicki Skydell and Shannon McCabe The Merrymeeting Gleaners, an initiative of the Merrymeeting Food Council’s Food Security Work Group, have harvested over 4000 pounds of fresh food this summer, to benefit local food security … Continue reading
Application Deadline August 15th CEI – Women’s Business Center Pipeline Angels is a network of new and seasoned women investors who are keenly interested in changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women social entrepreneurs. There are … Continue reading
New Roots Cooperative Farm invites you to a celebration of their NEW FARM IN LEWISTON!! Thursday August 11th, 2016 2-4pm 954 College Street Lewiston, ME www.facebook.com/newrootscooperativefarm
First, thanks to the input and guidance of many, we’re pleased to announce that the Maine Food Strategy will release its Framework document – ‘A Tool for Advancing Food Systems in Maine’ – at a press conference at 10 a.m. … Continue reading
Join us! New ways of engaging and involving with MFS. Keep up with the latest newsletter and all that’s going in with the Maine Food Strategy, here.