We’re the statewide organization representing the interests and concerns of Maine’s grocery and food producer industry.

Government relations is a key membership benefit and we’re engaged 12-months a year in legislative, regulatory and policy matters impacting our members.

We are actively monitoring and engaging in new and carry over legislation. Be part of the discussion, weekly, or just listen in: Email Us for the dial-in details!

We thank you for engaging with your State Representatives and Senators.

 

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Best Bagger Championship
Sept. 27th
5pm – The Maine Mall
REGISTER BAGGER!
The Champion WINS a
trip to San Diego, CA!

Annual Summit
Wednesday, October 10th
Pineland Farms, New Gloucester
REGISTER NOW!

Recipe to Market (One Day Intensive)
in partnership with UMaine Extension Program
Sept.19th – Postponed

For more information, please call the office at 622.4461 or send an email to info@mgfpa.org.

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Tariffs 101 and What They Mean for the Industry

Making Sense of the Headlines:
Courtesy of the Food Marketing Institute
It is hard to turn on today’s news without hearing about the Trump administration’s decision to impose tariffs on a host of imports.  These tariffs are often presented as black and white – either a necessary adjustment or taxes that will sink the economy.
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