News Center Maine covers UMaine Extension ‘recipe to market’ seminar in Ellsworth
News Center Maine covered a “recipe to market” seminar hosted by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Ellsworth on Oct. 29. The seminar was designed to give small businesses the opportunity to learn about the right way to market their products. “These are people that started around a passion for food,” said Jim McConnon, Extension business and economics specialist and a professor of economics at UMaine. Attendees included companies that have been releasing products for years and individuals with a passion and skill for cooking. The goal was to help small local businesses break into the industry, News Center Maine reported.