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We are thankful for…

…green seaweeds, brown seaweeds, red seaweeds, all seaweeds our customers, and all we learn from them our colleagues and teachers our families and friends chocolate :> curiosity resilience and flexibility sunshine and photosynthesis the phenomenal ocean that’s so abundant with … Continue reading

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Maine Calling

Check out a recent episode of Maine Calling on MPBN, our public radio network, on “The Business of Seaweed in Maine.” The call-in show features Tollef Olson of Ocean’s Balance, George Seaver of Ocean Organics, and our own Shep Erhart, … Continue reading

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Seaweed in the News

“Papa Smurf” Latte I’d like a half-decaf, skinny latte with a twist of lemon, please…with algae! In one of the more bizarre stories to come along recently, this one from Australia about new drink offerings at Melbourne cafe Matcha Mylkbar … Continue reading

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“Fluency of Ocean”

We’ve been celebrating World Oceans Day this week by following this year’s theme of “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet,” focused on the problems of plastic pollution. We’ve also touched on ocean acidification, the cousin to climate change that’s having devastating effects … Continue reading

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Seaweed in the News

This week, it’s all news related to Maine Coast Sea Vegetables, all the time. Let’s start with a little video fun… The Wonders of Dulse From Superfooddrinks.org, an article and video all about Dulse. They mention MCSV and other good … Continue reading

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Maine Seaweed Year in Review, 2014: Part One

From aquaculture to seaweed beer, resource management to the first-ever Maine Seaweed Festival, it’s been an eventful year for Maine seaweed! Here are some highlights…including some from Beyond Maine…by no means covering everything. Maine Seaweed Celebration and Education The first … Continue reading

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New sea veggie offerings

Love Kelp Krunch bars? If you like the economy of the 1# bulk pack, but want to easily take them hiking, to work or school, or wherever, check out the 2# BULK PACK of bars individually wrapped just in clear … Continue reading

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We’re back!! Late summer highlights and September musings…

Hard to believe it’s September already, but we’re glad to be back in the swing of things. We can feel fall in the air here in downeast Maine, and the light is changing, especially on a clear, bright day like … Continue reading

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Annual August Shutdown is now…

It’s that time again, when Maine Coast Sea Vegetables shuts down for the month of August to allow the harvests to come in, take care of things in our building that can’t be done when we’re open, and take a … Continue reading

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First ever Maine Seaweed Festival!!!

We love seaweed. We depend on it for our livelihoods, we like to eat it, bathe with it, use it on our gardens and feed it to our animals and plants. It nourishes us and even heals us. We find … Continue reading

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