|Reaping what they sow – The Maine Harvest Festival|
The Maine Edge - 11/9/2016. The Maine Harvest Festival, an award-winning annual two-day celebration of Maine growers, chefs, food processors, vintners, brewers, distillers, authors, musicians and fiber artisans, is set for Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 19 and 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
|Terre de Liens: Experiencing and Managing Farmland as Commons|
Resilience - 11/9/2016. By Véronique Rioufol and Sjoerd Wartena - In Saint Dizier, a small village of thirty-five inhabitants, municipality members, local residents and farmers have decided to preserve agriculture as a component of local economic activity and lifestyle. They also view farmers as young, permanent residents for the village. So they keep an eye on land put for sale, and have contacted farmers and landowners to learn their plans for the future.