Make a Statement!

Thank you for taking the Stakeholder Survey. Your input is important. As a food system stakeholder in Maine (someone who works, volunteers, cares about, and eats in Maine's food system), what are your values and priorities for developing Maine's food system?

The Maine Food Strategy steering committee is conducting this survey to: Assess the value in developing a statewide group to convene food system stakeholders; capture what activities this group could do that would be beneficial to the food system and stakeholder's organizations; gauge how motivated individuals are to participate in those activities.

What is your organizational sector affiliation, or which do you most closely identify with? Please select one.

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* 1. What is your organizational sector affiliation, or which do you most closely identify with? Please select one.

Statewide convening groups can offer many benefits. Which of the following are most beneficial to you or your organization? Please select three.

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* 2. Statewide convening groups can offer many benefits. Which of the following are most beneficial to you or your organization? Please select three.

Which convening activities would you be most willing to participate in? Please select all that apply.

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* 3. Which convening activities would you be most willing to participate in? Please select all that apply.

Of the above activities, what was the most beneficial to you, and why? Please write your response in the space below. 

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* 4. Of the above activities, what was the most beneficial to you, and why? Please write your response in the space below. 

In what ways have you been involved with the Maine Food Strategy? Please select all that apply.

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* 5. In what ways have you been involved with the Maine Food Strategy? Please select all that apply.

What, if anything, prevents you from participating in Maine Food Strategy activities? Please select all that apply.

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* 6. What, if anything, prevents you from participating in Maine Food Strategy activities? Please select all that apply.

How many new personal or professional connections have you made as a result of participation in a Maine Food Strategy activity? Please select one. 

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* 7. How many new personal or professional connections have you made as a result of participation in a Maine Food Strategy activity? Please select one. 

What organizations or groups do you think should be involved in the Maine Food Strategy, or other statewide convening groups? For example, you could answer a specific organization, or a general group of people like "farmers." Please write your response in the space below. 

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* 8. What organizations or groups do you think should be involved in the Maine Food Strategy, or other statewide convening groups? For example, you could answer a specific organization, or a general group of people like "farmers." Please write your response in the space below. 

How much do you agree or disagree that it is valuable for Maine to have a designated group to convene stakeholders in Maine's food system? Please select one. 

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* 9. How much do you agree or disagree that it is valuable for Maine to have a designated group to convene stakeholders in Maine's food system? Please select one. 

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