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 2019 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.
Fall Meet & Greet
Tuesday, September 24th
Ricker Hill Hard Cider Tasting Room
Best Bagger Championship
Maine Mall, South Portland
Oct. 23rd & 24th
Samoset Resort | Rockport
What is the latest with CBD?
What is the latest with CBD? Augusta, ME: July 10th – The State of Maine recently issued, ‘MAINE AGENCY GUIDELINES for ENFORCEMENT of PL 2019 Ch. 12[LD 630]’. To view the document, click here. LD 630 ‘An Act To Clarify That Food, Food Additives and Food Products Containing Hemp-derived Cannabidiol Produced and Sold within the State Are Not Adulterated and To Match the State’s Definition of “Hemp” to the Definition in Federal Law’ was signed into law by Governor Mills as an emergency measure on March 27, 2019.Read More