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The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Introduces Refreshed Agricultural Marketing Program 

Real Maine LogoJanuary 14, 2020 - The Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) today announced a refresh of its core agricultural marketing program logo. DACF unveiled a modernized logo that aligns with the Department's updated strategic vision for the branding program. The logo unveiling and announcement come as thousands of agricultural producers, suppliers, and educators gather for DACF's 79th Maine Agricultural Trades Show. Read the Real Maine Press Release! / Real Maine Style Guide (PDF)

Consumer Connection

Real Maine is a Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry promotions program connects consumers and wholesale buyers to Maine’s great foods and farm products. The new Real Maine website, to launch in spring of 2020, will connect consumers and whole buyers. Consumers can search for farms in their area or for particular products, find Maine farmer's markets, a list of the Agricultural Fairs throughout Maine, and find information on other events and resources to connect with Maine’s real products!

Searchable listings at getrealmaine.com allow consumers to search for producers to find apples, berries, specialty foods and other farm products, farmers markets, farm stands, maple syrup information, community supported agriculture farms, recipes, and related marketing information links.

Producer Resource

The Real Maine website can also be used by Maine’s producers to list information on their business, products they offer, special events at their location, and how buyers can reach them. All producers can be included in the Find Food and Farms database for consumers. By listing their business on this site, producers can also take part in collaborate promotion opportunities for special events like Maine Maple Sunday, Open Farm Day etc.

This Department resource is a great way to promote your business and we are available to assist in walking you through setting up your account. We also provide promotional materials for sale to help connect consumers with your business and promote the connection to Maine food and farm products.