Recent Posts

Maine Course Hosts Local Vendors at USM Sustainability Fair

September 11, 2018

On Friday, September 7th, Maine Course hosted a collection of local vendors at a Sustainability Fair in the Brooks Dining Hall on the University of Southern Maine’s Gorham Campus.

Interested in Serving on the Maine Course Advisory Committee?

September 07, 2018

The Maine Course is conducting an open application period to recruit new Maine Course Advisory Committee members to serve on this committee for one to three years. We are specifically looking for an organic farmer, a dairy farmer and a policy/research expert on on local food systems to join.

Campus Highlight: The University of Maine Machias hits 31% Local!

April 09, 2018

Today's post has been written by Tanesha Pottle, an environmental studies student at the University of Maine Machias and our wonderful sustainability and marketing intern. She has written about her experience working on with the team at Machias.

What do you know about sustainable seafood and local sourcing?

March 20, 2018

The Gulf of Maine is a giant body of water in the Atlantic Ocean that runs down to Cape Cod in Massachusetts from the southern part of Nova Scotia. The fishing industry is a major economic driver throughout the coast of Maine as well as a source of connection to community members.