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Cheese, glorious cheese: Maine’s award-winning cheeses are ripe for discovery

By Caitlin Gilmet Photos by John Finch THE WORD “CULTURE” is rooted in the idea of cultivation and growth. It…

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Nurseries respond to demand for pesticide-free planting

By Avery Yale Kamila While national chain hardware stores are working to phase out certain classes of pesticides from their…

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SunriseGuide Stewards of Sustainability

To celebrate 10th anniversary of the SunriseGuide, we wanted to shine a light on Mainers who are creating real change…

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FARM TO FLEECE: Maine’s vibrant fiber scene starts with its farms

By Caitlin Gilmet There’s a good chance that your next blanket or sweater wasn’t just made in Maine—it was born…

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Maine: A child’s vacationland

By Lora Winslow I was born and raised in Maine. And while I was skeptical as a child about the…

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The littlest “locavores”

By Marie Gardner Have you ever wondered how to instill in your children a curiosity and passion for healthy, nourishing,…

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Eating in Season: Maine

Eating in Season: Maine

Ever wonder when certain foods are in season in Maine? The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) has compiled…

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Low-Spray & Organic Apple Picking in Maine

Fall is a great time to indulge in locally-grown food. Below is a list of Maine farms where you can…

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Farmers’ markets available all year

Most farmers’ markets in Maine operate from May to October, although a growing number of winter markets are giving us…

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