Guild News

REGULATORY-NEWS Open Letter Regarding the Food Sovereignty Act (5/14/2021) - The Maine Cheese Guild has released the following open letter stating its position on food sovereignty.  You can also read and download it as a pdf file here.  
Maine Cheese Guild Meeting May Guild Meeting (4/14/2021) - There is an opportunity to learn more about The Maine Cheese Guild at their next membership meeting at the end of May. With Maine’s  CDC guidelines allowing for larger group gatherings with social distancing, this will be an in-person event at Sunflower Farm and Creamery in Cumberland complete with goat yoga (free for members, $10 […]
edibleMaine - Allison Lakin Allison Lakin Article – edibleMaine (1/12/2021) - Guild member Allison Lakin of Lakin’s Gorges Cheese is featured in the winter 2021 issue of View the article, New Techniques, Old Tricks.
Fondue for Two Fondue for Two – Virtual Fondue Class (1/8/2021) - Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:00 PM 7:00 PM Yelp Maine is partnering with the Maine Cheese Guild to bring cheese from the state right to your door! Who doesn’t love a subscription box filled with local love?! Our first event in this series of events features Alexis Godin, Chef/Owner of Alice & Lulu’s Mountainside Restaurant, […]
Maine Cheese Guild Welcoming New Principal Member Painted Pepper Farm (12/19/2020) - We’d like to introduce new Guild members Lisa & Margaret Mae, owners of Dairy Delights Creamery at Painted Pepper Farm in Steuben, Maine. You can learn all about their farm and purchase their products at Painted Pepper Farm’s goat dairy has a diverse product offering that is available year round.
Maine Cheese Guild 2020 Guild Election of Officers & Baord (12/3/2020) - he Maine Cheese Guild is pleased to announce the election of its new President, Holly Aker, founder of Local Goods Gathered and Broken Arrow Restaurant in Portland, and four new board members...
Maine Cheese Guild Update: 2020 Maine Cheese Festival Canceled (5/4/2020) - The Board of the Maine Cheese Guild came to the difficult decision to cancel our Annual Maine Cheese Festival for 2020 at Savage Oakes Winery in Union. The safety and well being of our community and customers is our highest priority. Read a letter  from the Guild Board of Directors regarding the cancellation.
Maine Cheese Guild Meeting June Guild Meeting June 16th (5/4/2020) - June Maine Cheese Guild Meeting will be Tuesday June 16 from 2pm to 4pm. The focus will be on food safety in the time of Covid 19 and there will be a short presentation from a PhD candidate from UMO. This will be a Zoom meeting. Details here.
Maine Cheese Guild Seeking MCG Events Coordinator (11/8/2019) - Maine Cheese Guild Events Coordinator: 2020 The Events Coordinator is a part time, year round, independent contractor position with the Maine Cheese Guild. The purpose of this position is to coordinate and organize Maine Cheese Guild events and promote these events to the general public.  Events include the Agriculture Trade Show (January 14, 15,  and […]
Maine Cheese Guild Meeting Save This Date (9/12/2019) - October Guild Meeting Monday October 21st is our next guild meeting, it will be held at Crooked Face Creamery at their new location in Skowhegan from 10 am to 2 pm. We’ll be touring Amy’s new facility and debriefing the Cheese Festival and Open Creamery Day,  so mark your calendars! More details here.

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