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November 2018

Selling Up: Business Succession in Maine’s Food-Based Economy

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Selling a food-based business while maintaining its essential character and role in the local food economy is no small task. It's never too early to start planning! Come learn from Maine experts and food-based business owners, farmers, and fishermen who have successfully transitioned their businesses, be it to their employees, their children, or to unrelated buyers. Choose from break-out sessions on worker ownership models, legal and financial considerations, family dynamics, and more. This event is associated with the Food Studies…

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2018 Annual Meeting

November 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Frontier Cafe, 14 Maine St
Brunswick, ME 04011
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A lunch & learn meeting to hear more about the key role dairy farms play in Maine’s agricultural landscape. See the premiere of MFT’s new short video about a multi-generational dairy farm in Skowhegan, and hear from a panel of dairy farmers. Brief board business will include board elections. This year’s meeting will be held midday to be accessible for dairy farmers. ***Lunch will be provided*** 11am - 1pm Frontier Cafe, 14 Maine St, Brunswick, ME 04011 Please RSVP below OR…

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The Land that Sustains Us: Stories from the Field

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St
Portland, Maine

Maine Historical Society Thursday, November 15, 6:00 pm No matter how many seasons they have been with their soil, farmers develop a strong connection with their land. For each farmer, this relationship is unique and therefore, manifests differently into the food we eat and the communities we live in. MFT will host three farmers for a live storytelling night at the Maine Historical Society to explore these relationships. The yearlong exhibitions, Maine Eats: The Food Revolution Starts Here, will be open…

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