Market Promotion / Exhibitor Opportunities

The Agricultural Resource Development Division offers programs for market promotion and special events. These programs include opportunities to expand exports of products, grown in or produced using Maine ingredients. Since this programs inception, over 20 Maine producers have attended events like the ones listed below and have reaped the benefits of accessing markets that would have otherwise been out of reach. We urge you to explore the opportunities available and contact us with any questions.

New England Produce Council Expo - August 24 & 25, 2022 - Boston, MA

The annual NEPC expo is the association's premier event. It's a great opportunity for show exhibitors and attendees to share the industry's latest products and services in Boston, Massachusetts.

If you are interested or have any questions contact Melissa Jordan at

APPLY NOW - America’s Food & Beverage Show - September 12 & 13, 2022 - Miami, FL

The America's Food and Beverage Show event is the largest Americas focused food and beverage trade show in the Western Hemisphere. The show's goal is to assist companies in growing their market share and increasing two-way trade within the US and throughout the Americas. It provides exhibiting companies and visitors unparalleled opportunities to discover new markets, creative new products, ideas and innovations. If you are interested in showcasing your Maine produced food or beverage product we look forward to hosting you in the Real Maine pavilion.

We encourage all types of Maine food, beverage and value added producers to apply for one of four booth spaces at the America's Food and Beverage Show.

Why should you exhibit at America's Food and Beverage Show?

  • 10x10 booth space & booth services provided by DACF to 1st time exhibitors – $4,500 value.
  • 11,500+ buyers from around the world attend.
  • Open to all types of  Maine food & beverage products.

How to Apply

If you are interested or have any questions contact Melissa Jordan at

Global Produce & Floral Show - October 27 to 29, 2022 - Orlando, FL

Maine Booth at PMA Fresh Summit

The Global Produce and Floral Show (formerly known as PMA) is a trade organization representing companies from every segment of the global fresh produce and floral supply chain. PMA helps members grow by providing connections that expand business opportunities and increase sales and consumption. The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry invites and encourages all interested Maine businesses to apply for the purpose of exhibiting Maine produce in the State of Maine Pavilion.

Why should you exhibit at Global Produce & Floral Show?

  • New Exhibitors: Booth space, set up and services paid by department worth over $13,000!
  • Over 20,000 people from over 65 countries visit!
  • Market your business to national and worldwide decision makers!

If you are interested or have any questions contact Melissa Jordan at