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Coastal Farms and Food Processing Facility Announces Closing

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Bulk Fertilizer Order

Hey Farmers, (and all) I’m sending this along as it is too good an opportunity to miss, especially for organic or quality oriented growers that want to split bulk ton sacks of not so common products. All of the following … Continue reading

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Republican Journal features SMM daylong event on front page!

  Architects of local, sustainable food system converge at Slow Money Maine event By Jordan Bailey | Nov 21, 2013 The Slow Money Maine conference held Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast gave 140 participants a chance … Continue reading

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Deadline extended to Nov. 22 for comments on Food Safety Modernization Act!

Update from the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition: Speak Out Today! FDA Needs to Hear from You: Get Involved Today! DEADLINE EXTENDED: comments are due November 22! How Do I Comment on the Rules? An Overview Instructions for Commenting Online Instructions for … Continue reading

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Sunrise Ag Microloan Fund to Benefit Washington County Farmers

By Will Tuell Sunrise County Economic Council (SCEC) and an anonymous donor from the local farming community have teamed up to offer Washington County food producers increased access to capital through a new revolving loan fund. The Sunrise Ag Microloan … Continue reading

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Maine Community Food Council Summit

Maine Community Food Council Summit Program is listed & Registration now open:  Click Here Fri. Oct. 18th 9-4, St. Mary’s Nutrition Center, Lewiston, ME Sponsored by the Maine Network of Community Food Councils A Local Foods Lunch will be served. … Continue reading

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No Small Potatoes – Application Deadline October 4th

If you are considering applying for a loan from the No Small Potatoes investment club… please ready your application.  The deadline is October 4th.  Click on the link below for more details.

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Help in Starting a Food Business

This resource was put together by Beth Calder, Extension Food Specialist at UMO. This information will be particularly relevant to those food entrepreneurs who need a bit of help getting started Read Article Here

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Linzee’s Report on 4th Slow Money National Gathering

People from around the country and as far away as France and Australia gathered in Boulder at the end of April for the fourth national Slow Money conference.  Woody Tasch launched the event with a rousing speech challenging fiduciaries who … Continue reading

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