Our vision is a thriving economy, equity and sustainability for Michigan, the country and the planet through food systems rooted in local regions and centered on food that is healthy, green, fair and affordable.
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Check out this Q&A with the new director of the MSU Center for Regional Food Systems, Dr. M. Jahi Chappell.
Published on November 21, 2022
Eleven beginning and aspiring farmers write business plans, visit 26 farms, and learn hands-on farming skills.
Published on November 17, 2022
Listserv will connect network of CSA farmers and support organizations.
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MSU Organic Farmer Training Program: 19 beginning and aspiring farmers gain skills to grow food and community
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December 8, 2022 8:00AM – 9:00AM Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable and Farm Market Expo - Devos Place, Grand Rapids, MI
Register for this learning opportunity designed to give farmers the training and tools needed to build their capacity to launch or grow efforts to market to schools.
December 13, 2022 1:00PM – 4:00PM Zoom
Learn how to sell to Early Care and Education settings such as preschools and child care settings.
December 15, 2022 10:00AM – 11:30AM Online
Join the Michigan Local Food Council Network (MLFCN) for our monthly phone/video conference.