MDARD Announces Specialty Crop Public Input Opportunity

For Immediate Release: December 8, 2016 Media Contact: Jessy Sielski, 517-284-5725  To ensure effective priorities within the Michigan Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development today announced a public input opportunity, which will be held through January 12, 2017.  The MDARD Specialty Crop Block Grant Program awards funds to […]

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Sowing Seeds for the Future: The Potential for a Food and Farming Housing Cooperative

A cooperative living community of farm workers, food service employees, culinary students, agri-business entrepreneurs, and other local food and farming partners could address the intersection of several problems and potentials related to affordable housing in our region. This living community would be open to anyone involved in or serious about getting involved with local food […]

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