September 7, 2022

Michigan Condiments, from Savory to Sweet!

A side of local, please! Check out some of our favorite Michigan-made condiments, from peanut butter to vinegar to ketchup!

August 26, 2022

Breaking Down Barriers: Helping Underserved Farmers Expand their Marketing Channels

MIFFS prepares webinars and bilingual guides to help underserved farmers access Specialty Crop Block Grant funding. drive.

August 25, 2022

Fall Color Tour with Harvest Hosts 

Going camping this fall? Lucky for travelers with RVs, they can think outside the campground with Harvest Hosts.

Guests enjoy the Alpena Social District with the social district cups
August 1, 2022

Get Social in Downtown Alpena!

Downtown Alpena’s Social District has created opportunity for local businesses — and for guests! Check out the now expanded offerings, including Presque Isle Farm and the Alpena Marina.

June 30, 2022

Get the Scoop on Michigan Ice Cream!

Support Michigan dairy this National Ice Cream Month with treats from fudgsicles in Empire to ‘turkey tracks’ in Dutton!

June 1, 2022

Reel in a Fishing Experience in Alpena

When visiting Alpena this Summer, make sure to catch more than a sunrise! This town is a Great Lakes seafood haven, with connections to the past and delicious…

May 31, 2022

Local: Delivered! 

Looking for the ultimate ease when shopping for local food in Michigan? These 5 farms and food businesses bring the market to your doorstep with delivery!

May 5, 2022

Searching for the Best Sandwich in Michigan

On the hunt for the best Sandwich in Michigan? Take a bite out of these three local sandwich shops, and explore which ‘wich to choose!

April 5, 2022

MEDC Pitch Competition: Then & Now

Follow up with some winners of the MEDC UP Pitch Competition and learn about the opportunity for Northeast Michigan businesses!

March 11, 2022

Lifting up Women-owned Businesses in Michigan

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we connected with a few of our Michigan partner businesses owned by women. Get to know their secrets to success!