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WCSH-TV

South Portland considers citywide pesticide ban
WCSH-TV
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- South Portland city councilors are looking into banning pesticides throughout the city. Councilor Tom Blake said pesticides are wreaking havoc on the environment, and they want ... While he agrees there should be ...


United Insurance Holdings Corp. Reports Financial Results for Its Second ...
MarketWatch
"While cat losses and elevated expenses caused by the investments we are making in people and infrastructure weighed on our bottom line results, our plan to build a geographically diversified insurer focusing on coastal states from Texas to Maine is on ...
United Insurance Holdings (UIHC) Misses Q2 EPS by 19cStreetInsider.com

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Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

MOFGA hosts public discussions this week
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Barb Wood, Amy Howard and Myra Wilkinsen enjoy the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association-sponsored Common Ground Country Fair in Unity last year. MOFGA is holding a series of workshops this week at Good Will-Hinkley in Fairfield on the ...

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Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

MOFGA hosts public discussions this week
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Barb Wood, Amy Howard and Myra Wilkinsen enjoy the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association-sponsored Common Ground Country Fair in Unity last year. MOFGA is holding a series of workshops this week at Good Will-Hinkley in Fairfield on the ...

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Bangor Daily News

B.good opens second location in Maine; throws block party
Bangor Daily News
Exchange Street will shut down from Middle to Market streets from 12 to 5 p.m. B.good serves an you can eat buffet, Rising Tide and Peak's Organic pour $5 pints, The Holy Donut, Starbucks and even LuLuLemon get into the spirit with food, caffeine and ...


Technical.ly Brooklyn

Does Delaware have what it takes to build a thriving tech ecosystem?
Technical.ly Brooklyn
But these days, that can be said for just about any environment — from midwestern cities like Lincoln, Nebraska and Cedar Rapids, Iowa to northeastern towns like Burlington, Vermont and Portland, Maine. In 2015 America, launching a startup is a “cool ...


Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Albion summer camp plans building to honor Cassidy Charette
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The farm, owned by the Hartkopf family, is focused on organic, sustainable agriculture. The day camp celebrates that spirit by connecting kids to the land, animals and plants that are part of the farming cycle. For many kids, the most exciting part is ...

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Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Central Maine business briefs
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
He completed an anesthesiology residency at University of Vermont Medical Center. Neil is a board-certified diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology. ... The Kennebec Valley Council of Governments and the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners ...

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Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Central Maine business briefs
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
MOFGA, based in Unity, will use a $98,950 grant to assist with organic grower business consultation services, organic farming workshops and professional training and third-party loans for non-production purposes from an organic farmers' revolving loan ...

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USDA announces funding to help rural businesses create jobs
Lewiston Sun Journal
The Maine Organic Farmers & Gardeners Association (MOFGA) will use a $98,950 USDA RBDG grant to assist with organic grower business consultation services, organic farming workshops and professional training, and third-party loans for non-production ...

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New York Times (blog)

In Coastal Maine, a Historic Weaving and Dyeing Process
New York Times (blog)
And since Swans Island is one of only four mills in the United States that has a Global Organic Textile Standards certification, its entire process — from sourcing American fleece to spinning the wool to dyeing yarns with natural colors — is done ...


WCSH-TV

WWOOFing passes on farming ways
WCSH-TV
Chris Hamilton of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association and his wife Patti have WWOOFed in South Africa, Nicaragua, Chile and New Zealand. "We do it ... They are currently hosting an apprentice through the MOFGA organization. However ...


Press Herald

Meet the winners of the first Russell Libby Agricultural Scholar Awards
Press Herald
As part of our first annual Source Awards last spring, Source partnered with the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, MOFGA, to grant scholarships in honor of the late, much-loved Russell Libby. Until his untimely death from cancer, Libby ...


Late MOFGA leader's passions shared by Maine scholarship winners
Press Herald
We're pleased to introduce the three winners of the first-ever Russell Libby Agricultural Scholar Awards. As part of our first annual Source Awards last spring, Source partnered with the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, MOFGA, to grant ...

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Foster's Daily Democrat

State Rep. William Noon, 66, dies after battle with cancer
Foster's Daily Democrat
Noon and his wife, Jean, ran the Noon Family Sheep Farm, a certified organic farm in Springvale. He was a longtime member of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) and the Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine. He and ...

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The Ellsworth American

Dedham teacher's methods honored by Gulf of Maine Research Institute
The Ellsworth American
Tate's methods aren't entirely traditional, in part, because she didn't immediately enter teaching upon graduating from college. From Holden, the 37-year-old spent several years working for the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, or MOFGA, ...


  

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