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    Boot Camp for Farmers

    Published on November 3, 2014

    The Albion Food Hub is hosting a free half-day workshop for farmers in Albion, MI. This workshop will cover financial planning, business literacy, and food safety practices.

  • The Food Warriors performing at the Kellogg Food & Community Gathering in May. Photo courtesy of Hanifa Adjuman.

    Lunchtime Events on Food Fairness at Summit

    Published on October 13, 2014

    Attendees of the 2014 Michigan Good Food Summit on October 28 will be treated to a special musical performance by the Food Warriors. This performance will be followed by a keynote panel on fairness in Michigan's food system.

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    Food Day 2014

    Published on October 8, 2014

    October 24th is Food Day - an annual national event that celebrates healthy, affordable, and sustainable food.

  • Summit Breakout Sessions Preview

    Published on October 7, 2014

    The Michigan Good Food Summit will be hosting 8 concurrent breakout sessions on October 28, 2014.

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    October is National Farm to School Month

    Published on October 7, 2014

    October is National Farm to School month! National Farm to School Month was advocated for by the National Farm to School Network and was officially designated by Congress in 2010.

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    Special Screening of Cesar Chavez at the Michigan Good Food Summit!

    Published on September 23, 2014

    In just 5 weeks, the third Michigan Good Food Summit will be returning to Lansing! The evening before the main Summit sessions, on Monday, October 27th, a special showing of the 2014 film, Cesar Chavez, will be presented, along with a networking reception.

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    Michigan Farm to School Training Registration Deadline

    Published on September 18, 2014

    Michigan Farm to School trainings are a great opportunity for schools, early childcare programs, farmers, and other organizations interested in learning about farm to school or farm to early childcare and preschool.

  • Food, Farms & Health Event

    Published on September 16, 2014

    The Michigan Land Use Institute is hosting a "Food, Farms & Health" event on October 10.

  • Photo courtesy of MSU Student Organic Farm.

    Upcoming Workshop Opportunities for Specialty Crop Farmers

    Published on September 16, 2014

    With support from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development's Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, the U.P. Food Exchange, Kinexus and Morse Marketing Connections are offering workshops geared toward specialty crop farmers.

  • Lexicon of Sustainability Pop Up Shows

    Published on July 10, 2014

    The Lexicon of Sustainability is calling leaders in food and farming to become a Lexicon of Sustainability Curator for their Pop Up Art Shows. The shows consist of 24 art pieces, which educate and spur conversations around food systems.

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    MIFMA Publishes Report on SNAP Usage at Farmers' Markets

    Published on July 8, 2014

    Last month, the Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) published a report entitled "Bridging the Gap: Connecting Michigan Families with Local Food and Farmers 2013 SNAP Bridge Card Usage at Michigan Farmers Markets."

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