|Genetically engineered potatoes approved for Maine|
Bangor Daily News - 5/13/2017. By Abigail Curtis - With little fanfare, the Maine Board of Pesticides Control unanimously approved on Friday morning the registration of three new types of genetically engineered potatoes that have been developed by a major Idaho agribusiness company.
|Two farms receive first Farming for Wholesale implementation grants|
Bangor Daily News - 5/12/2017. By Susan Lasselle - Maine Farmland Trust has awarded grants to Fishbowl Farm in Bowdoinham and Circle B Farms in Caribou to implement wholesale business expansion. Both farms participated in MFT’s Farming for Wholesale 201 program, making them eligible to apply for the grant.