November 19, 2021

Shop Small at Holiday Markets in Metro Detroit

Find unique Michigan gifts at these holiday markets in Southeast Michigan! From handmade to edible gifts, there is something for everyone at these events.

November 15, 2021

Taste the Local Difference Releases 2021 Michigan Local Gift Guide

Explore unique Michigan made gift ideas in Taste the Local Difference’s Michigan Local Gift Guide!

November 12, 2021

3 Reasons Why you Should Get a Whole Animal Share 

Get to know Eight Plates Farm and their sustainably raised proteins! Check out our top three reasons why an animal share from a farm may be right for you!

November 11, 2021

5 Tips to Reduce Waste this Thanksgiving

Cooking for a crowd this Thanksgiving? Check out our top 5 tips for reducing kitchen waste this holiday season and year-round.

November 9, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Turkey Farmer

Learn how Rick Duerksen, a Northern Michigan turkey farmer, works year-round to get birds to tables in time for Thanksgiving.

November 8, 2021

Family Ties: Dancing Crane Farm and Steinhaus Restaurant in Marquette

Justin and Ryan Fairbanks own and operate the Steinhaus Restaurant and Dancing Crane Farm to support each other and their community.

November 4, 2021

Proteins and Vegan Mains for the Holiday Table

Interested in trying something new and local for the holidays? We’ve listed Michigan local sources for centerpiece mains, from leg of lamb to butternut squash.

November 2, 2021

Crop Spot: Chicories

Our rundown of bitter greens, or chicories, includes a recipe for Roasted Radicchio with Maple Cranberry Reduction.

October 29, 2021

“Rice, Wild” : An Excerpt from Abra Beren’s New Cookbook, “Grist”

Dive into grains with this Q&A with a wild rice forager from Northern Minnesota! Plus, give these recipes a try from Chef Abra Berens’ new cookbook, “Grist.”

October 27, 2021

Ending hunger is on our wish list

For millions of Americans facing food insecurity, having a full cupboard is at the top of their holiday list. Will you join Food Gatherers’ this year in the fight to end hunger?