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    Call for Photos! Face to Face with Maine’s Farmers

    Last year we wall-papered the gallery top to bottom with pictures of farmers’ favorite things. The show was so much loved by those who participated and those who saw it, that we want to do a similar call for pictures this year. For January 2015, we envision our gallery space to be wall-papered with pictures

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    Good Deeds Go Unpunished – Maine Group Hailed, In Fact

    ELLSWORTH, Maine – The Maine Community Foundation is one of the nation’s best at finding ways to build community wealth using new approaches, according to a report released today.   The report by the Maryland-based Democracy Collaborative names the Ellsworth-based foundation one of the Innovative 30. The report’s co-author, Marjorie Kelly, says the Maine Community Foundation

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    Action Alert: FSMA Round II!

    We need YOU! New draft rules for the Food Safety Modernization Act are available for public comment until December 15. These rules could have a huge impact on Maine farmers: join in and SUBMIT A COMMENT! Vegetable farmers have previously been fairly regulation-free. Unlike meat and dairy, which have a high risk of pathogens and

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    Film hopes to keep Mainers growing local

    November 7, 2014 by Erin Place By Steve Moore NORWAY—One-third of the farms in Maine will change hands in the near future as farmers grow too old to continue farming. If communities want to see farming continue into the next generation, how these farms are supported during this transitional time is critical. These are some

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    Farm Link Mixer in Topsham!

    SPEED LINKING, FARMER STYLE When:    Thursday, November 20th at 4:30p.m.                (Registration will start at 4:00p.m.) Where:   Sea Dog Brewing Co., 1 Bowdoin Mill Island #100, Topsham, ME What:   A chance to interact face-to-face with farmland seekers and owners in a fun, facilitated way Why:   Because we want help to connect YOU! Farmland Owners:  This is an opportunity for you to

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    SquashHunger 2014: A Veggies For All Benefit

    Friday, November 21 at the Unity College Center for the Performing Arts Save the date for a night of locally-sourced, world-class musical talent: SquashHunger 2014 featuring Edith & Bennett and Mister Moon! PLUS a very big announcement from Veggies For All! Doors open at 6:00 pm; show starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $10 and

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Check out the FARMLINK WEBSITE!

Maine FarmLink is a farm transfer program that connects prospective farmers seeking farmland with retiring farmers and other farmland owners who wish to see their agricultural lands remain active. FarmLink is a program of MFT.

Visit the new site: www.mainefarmlink.org

About Maine Farmland Trust

Maine Farmland Trust works to protect farmland, and to keep farming in Maine viable and vital.

For more information, call Maine Farmland Trust at:
(207) 338-6575

Maine Farmland Trust
97 Main Street
Belfast, Maine 04915
Phone: 207-338-6575
Fax: 207-338-6024
Email: info@mainefarmlandtrust.org

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