January 26, 2023

5 Essential Food Systems Podcasts

Looking for podcasts centered on the intersection of food and culture? Give these a listen!

January 24, 2023

Fresh Food Connections: Growers Making Food Accessible in Michigan

Learn about Michigan farmers making fresh food more accessible to SNAP-eligible communities through their online ordering systems.

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January 4, 2023

9 Michigan Memberships to Make the Most Of in 2023

Looking to enjoy Michigan-made food and drink year-round? We’ve curated a list of Michigan farms, breweries, wineries, and other local food businesses offering exclusive opportunities to enjoy local…

December 19, 2022

Seasonal Placemat: Winter Veggies in Michigan

Gather up your crayons and get excited about the local produce available during the chilly months of a Michigan winter: squash, garlic, hardy greens, and root vegetables! Great…

December 4, 2022

Crop Spot: Michigan Salad Greens

Salad greens range from the cool sweetness of spinach, to the biting freshness of baby arugula. Depending on your preference, greens can take center stage in the form…

October 21, 2022

Crop Spot: Michigan Celery and Celeriac

Have you tried celery AND celeriac? Use our guide for storage tips, recipes, and a little history on the Michigan celery capital!

October 2, 2022

Crop Spot: Michigan Squash

Learn more about Michigan summer and winter squash including how to prepare, store, and freeze!

July 20, 2022

What is a Food Co-op?

Michigan has a number of local food cooperatives (co-ops). Learn about their history, structure, and how to join your local food co-op.

July 3, 2022

Crop Spot: Stone Fruits

It’s stone fruit season in Michigan. What are they? How are they prepared? Find out about these seasonal fruits in this Taste the Local Difference article.

June 8, 2022

Neighborhood Grocery: Detroit’s Only Black-Owned Grocery Store

Detroit’s sole Black-owned grocery store, Neighborhood Grocery, is coming to Jefferson Chalmers in late summer 2022.  Seasoned entrepreneur and founder of the project, Raphael Wright, launched the campaign…