December 18, 2017
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‘Venture philanthropy’

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Ben Slayton of Farmers’ Gate Market in Wales saws up a side of pork and talks about investing in sustainable agriculture in Maine. Slayton’s business centers on a growing network of pasture-based farm operations in the area and has benefited from “slow money” investments.

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