May 31, 2024

A Day in the Life of a Farmers Market Manager

Have you met your local farmers market manager? Learn more about the job from two UP market managers!

May 24, 2024

7 Michigan Foodie Events for Your Summer Bucket List

Michigan is buzzing with workshops, tastings, and fun opportunities to engage with the local food community this summer. Check out these seven!

May 10, 2024

Community, Connection and Carbon Farming

The Carbon Farming Planning Cohort uses a community setting to encourage more resilient farming practices in Northwest Michigan.

May 6, 2024

Our 20th Anniversary Local Food Guide

Our Local Food Guide is our annual celebration of local food in Michigan! Pick up your 20th anniversary copy at a Guide Release Pop-up!

April 29, 2024

Fishing on the Up North Waters

Why buy a Northern Michigan fish? We dipped our toes into the fishing industry in the UP and Tip of the Mitt.

April 26, 2024

Worth the Trip: Local Food Distribution in Northeast Michigan

Northeast Michigan businesses share their local sourcing wins and woes in this 2023 Local Food Guide story.

April 17, 2024

Battle Creek Food Reimagined Leverages Partnerships to Bring Packaged Foods Entrepreneurship to the Cereal City

Battle Creek Food Reimagined leverages partnerships, including those with MSU-CRFS, to lift up local packaged foods entrepreneurs.

April 15, 2024

Bring on the Beans

10 Cents a Meal encourages food service directors to purchase Michigan dried beans for students!

April 4, 2024

Food Gatherers: Advocating for a Hunger-Free Future

Food Gatherers advocates for food-secure future in the upcoming Farm Bill and more. Learn more about their efforts to support this worthy organization!

April 2, 2024

Bringing the Farm to the Lunchtray: F2S in Northeast Michigan

The future of farm-to-school is bright in Northeast MIchigan! Learn about the efforts of schools on the Sunrise Side.