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Cultivating Community hosts an inspiring meeting!

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

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MOFGA’s Aroostook County Tour

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

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Rice Transplanting Party!!

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

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Support LD 1338 at a public hearing on 4/26

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

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CEI WOmen’s Business Center Upcoming Workshops

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

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A New Ocean Film

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

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Portland Food Launch and Festival

Start up, Scale up and Eat up! June 22, 2017, Thompson’s Point, Portland, ME Find full schedule and details here.

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