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About mcseaveg

Our mission is twofold: to provide high quality North American sea vegetables as user-friendly foods, supported by reliable information; and to build respectful, long-term relationships with our customers, suppliers, employees and the environment.

Thanksgiving Tide

As the days shorten and the air becomes chill, we reflect on all that we are grateful for, all that makes us who we are here at Maine Coast Sea Vegetables… So THANK YOU to the rising and falling tide … Continue reading

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Local Schools Celebrate Maine Harvest Month

Local Schools Celebrate Maine Harvest Month It’s Fall in Maine and that means that the root vegetables are being unearthed and the ground is being put to rest in preparation for the cold months ahead. Schools in the towns surrounding … Continue reading

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Sea Vegetables cooking classes coming in October

Our educator and Kelp Krunch baker Kara Ibarguen will teach two sea veggie cooking classes coming up in October, in our new R&D kitchen!   On October 4th, make delicious stir-fries with Dulse, Laver, Alaria, and Kelp.   Just in … Continue reading

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Cup of Sea

We had a nice visit today from Josh Rogers, founder of Cup of Sea~Maine Seaweed Teas, one of Maine’s newest seaweed-related food and drink ventures. Cup of Sea makes a range of delicious teas–green, herbal, and black–blended with seaweeds. Take, … Continue reading

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Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs

Who will represent the next generation of the Ocean’s caretakers? The Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Program has awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships to talented students since it began five years ago. The 2017 Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Contest offers  … Continue reading

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The Rockweed Rodeo

Tidal Falls Plays Host to the First-Ever “Rockweed Rodeo” Tidal Falls, Hancock, Maine, May 6, 2017: Despite the drizzly, sometimes pouring, rain, more than twenty-five interested folks ventured out in raincoats and boots to see what this was all about. … Continue reading

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Maine Composts Week

This week, May 7-13, it’s time to celebrate, learn about, and practice all things compost in Maine! Organized by the George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions, Maine Composts Week features resources, activities, contests and more, across the state, “to … Continue reading

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Seaweed and verse

In celebration of National Poetry Month, and the love of seaweed and words and art, here is a gem we discovered recently at The Public Domain Review, an album filled with Victorian “seaweed pictures” and one of the sweetest seaweed … Continue reading

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Sea Vegetables Make a Splash at Adult Ed

Maine Coast residents discover the delights of sea vegetable cookery… Enthusiastic home cooks gathered recently at Sullivan Town Hall in the Adult Ed kitchen. Their mission? To learn about sea vegetables by trying several fun recipes. Lured by the promise … Continue reading

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“Did seaweed make us who we are today?”

From the files of fascinating seaweed stories… Early humans needed most of their energy just to survive, and spent most of their time getting and eating foods to supply the energy they needed. So how did we evolve to have … Continue reading

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