Farmers Ship Cargo by Sail! –Meet the punk agrarians at Tall Ships in Portland, Maine this weekend

This summer, young farmers take to the seas— shipping organic food from Maine to Boston, by ship!.  The gathering of TALL SHIPS, is this weekend in beautiful Portland Maine— and a prime location to meet farmers and mariners both.  Come visit the young farmers who are coordinating this futurist pageant of logistics, using the power […]
This summer, young farmers take to the seas— shipping organic food from Maine to Boston, by ship!. 
The gathering of TALL SHIPS, is this weekend in beautiful Portland Maine— and a prime location to meet farmers and mariners both. 
Come visit the young farmers who are coordinating this futurist pageant of logistics, using the power of the wind to capture imaginations and new markets for the rural economies of this tall state. 
And come see the wooden schooner, the Harvey Gamage, a 131 foot schooner that will carry the cargo southwards. 
 
SaturdaySunday and Monday (July 18-20) they’ll be tabling with their wares as part of the tall ships armada. 
 
On Monday they’re throwing a “ TTIP Afterparty” at Thompson’s Point, on the waterfront in Portland Maine with four amazing live bands and a teach in by Food and Water Watch’s Sarah Alexander.
  
Bands Include: The Parlor, Will Dailey and the Milk and Honey Rebellion  
 
Facebook Invite to our party:  https://www.facebook.com/events/441776802651170/  
Instagram feed:  @thegreenhorns
CONTACT us:
 
Severine von Tscharner Fleming. 415 299 1436severine@thegreenhorns.net. Greenhorns Director & Sail Freight Manager

Abby Sadauckas. 207 948 3022mainesailfreight@thegreenhorns.net. Young farmer & Sail Freight Coordinator.

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