News for Political

Friday, July 13, 2018
A bill has passed that will not only support local farm and fishery producers but will also increase access to local foods at Maine's institutions.  For further info read this article.
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Maine Farmers' Market Vendor News, Maine Market News, Political, Press Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017
President Trump's pick for Secretary of Agriculture has been confirmed. Read more about the confirmation ceremony and what the Secretary's plans are for his new post.
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Gov. LePage and his administration is looking to cut the far-reaching and effective nutrition education of SNAP-Ed while imposing specific regulations on what SNAP recipients can spend their benefit on.
Categories: Education, Political, Economic, Low-Income Access
Monday, January 23, 2017
Read about the new secretary of agriculture pick and some of his potential challenges. 
Categories: Political, Economic