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  • A pile of hazelnuts

    Opportunities in forestry: Hazelnuts

    Published on August 6, 2019

    Hazelnut products comprise a diverse and growing global industry. Recent regional developments represent an opportunity for Upper Peninsula growers to break into this $34-billion-dollar industry.

  • Someone typing on a typewriter

    Text is marketing

    Published on July 18, 2019

    In the retail food industry, consumers spend a short amount of time deciding which products to buy from the crowded grocery store shelf. Typeface is an important aspect of food branding that can attract a consumer’s attention, and dollars.

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