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TEDxDirigo: RISE State Theatre, Portland, Maine

Building a Food Shed

  • 2013
  • Community

Maina Handmaker is a farmer and artist passionate about place. She is manager of The Brunswick Farmers’ Market Project, an effort to revitalize two hundred-year-old freight shed barns into a year-round farmers’ market and community gathering space for Brunswick. She is a farmer at Six River Farm, a diverse organic vegetable farm on the shores of Merrymeeting Bay in Bowdoinham, where she also co-founded and operates Browns Point Press, a letterpress print shop dedicated to making work that celebrates food and agriculture.