Farm Partner Application

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Partnership Criteria (Please Read Prior to Applying)

  • To participate in the Mainers Feeding Mainers (MFM) program, the farmer/grower must support the mission of Good Shepherd Food Bank.

 The mission of Good Shepherd Food Bank is to eliminate hunger in Maine by sourcing and distributing nutritious food to people in need, building strong community partnerships, and mobilizing the public in the fight to end hunger.

  • To participate in the MFM program, the farmer/grower needs to be located in an area that food insecurity needs are currently unmet.
  • To participate in the MFM program, the farmer/grower needs to agree to the set pricing created by Good Shepherd Food Bank.
  • To participate in the MFM program as a farm-to-pantry partner, the farmer/grower needs to be able to supply 300 lbs. or more of produce.
  • To participate in the MFM program as a farm-to-warehouse partner, the farmer/grower needs to be able to supply 1500 lbs. or more of produce.
  • To participate in the MFM program providing seafood, the partner must be able to package the seafood in 1 to 2 lb. packages.

 

Interested in becoming a farm partner? Use the electronic form below or print and fill out our Farm Partner Application > For more information, contact Connie WoodwardCWoodward@GSFB.org or (207) 782-3554 x1167


 

Farm Partner Application

Mainers Feeding Mainers, a partnership between Good Shepherd Food Bank and Maine farms, welcomes applications from Maine farmers interested in partaking in the program.
  • Applicant Information

  • Physical Addresss

  • Farm

  • Mailing / Billing Address (If Different Than Physical Address)

  • References

  • Disclaimer and Signature

    I certify that my answers are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. If this application leads to partnership, I understand that false or misleading information in my application or interview may result in no partnership.
  • Products (Check Those Your Farm Can Supply)

  • Please provide other produce products not listed above that you offer
  • Please provide other dairy products not listed above that you offer
  • Please provide other meat products not listed above that you offer