Local Food Guide

Get to Know Michigan's Local Food Scene 

Our 2021 Local Food Guide is Here! 

The Taste the Local Difference Local Food Guide is an annual, magazine-style publication highlighting Michigan's expansive local food offerings, including farms, food producers, restaurants, retail, farmers markets, wineries, breweries and so much more. This is the ultimate guide to eating locally anywhere in Michigan. 

Explore the guide online or in print - everything you need to know is right here. 

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Find a Local Food Guide In Person

Our guide is distributed to businesses and other locations throughout Michigan, and available free of charge at any of the participating locations. Explore the map below to find a location near you and get your copy of the guide. Don't forget to support our partner businesses when you pick up a copy! 



Have the Guide Mailed to You 

Whether you live out of state or want to support TLD by ordering a guide directly from us, getting the guide mailed directly to you is a simple way to get your hands on a copy! 

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Explore Past Guides 

We've been producing the our Local Food Guides since 2004 and have been publishing them online since 2016. Take a dive into Michigan's local food system growth by revisiting our past issues. 

Read Past Issues Online


Download Our Brochure
Get connected and download our brochure as an introduction to our local food community.
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The TLD Local Food Companion

  • North Channel Brewing - Interior
  • Shady Lane Cellars - INT
  • Honor Bank Switch Campaign - Interior
  • Redford Twp Farmers Market - Interior