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invited to supper

Blog: Richert/Phillips Farms   -   Saturday January 24, 2015   -   By Michael

   Our friend of many years finely had us over for dinner--he is the one that cooks the sap for us and we split the syrup 50/50. Being a farmer like us a good idea like sharing a meal in the evening always seems to slip by as the years roll on until...

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Nearly done

Blog: Richert/Phillips Farms   -   Wednesday January 07, 2015   -   By Michael

   We have all our book work done for taxes, seeds are ordered, and the field work is done--all before the first major snow fall that is happening today.    Our biggest problem for years and looks like for all our days of farming will be...

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Sleeping Earth

Blog: Spyglass Gardens   -   Saturday January 03, 2015   -   By Steve or Wendy

As we celebrate the New Year, we look forward to its unfolding. Looking out at the fields all covered with snow we can hear the earth sleeping. Such a silence is peaceful and sweet. While others scurry about, the farmer simply admires the slumber of the good...

Clean-up

Blog: Richert/Phillips Farms   -   Monday December 22, 2014   -   By Michael

This easy weather has allowed us to get our fall field work done early and clean up around the maple syrup equipment months ahead of time--we are pleased.    This year we were able to enjoy the produce expos much better, because we did not have to...

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Our 2015 CSA is now open

Blog: Fisher Family Farm & Ranch   -   Monday November 17, 2014   -   By David

Our 2015 CSA shares are now open. We are expanding for 2015 to meet the growing demand of the DF, Waco and Tyler area consumers for home-grown produce from people they know and trust. For that reason, we are opening our CSA early so we can also meet the...

Ugly Vegetables and Food Waste

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Friday November 07, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

Every so often, you may stumble across a few misshapen vegetables in your CSA box. Upon slicing them open or cooking them up, you will realize that these ‘mutant veggies’ contain the same great flavor and nutritive benefits as the ‘standard’ looking varieties....

Say It Ain't So!

Blog: The Depot Farm   -   Wednesday October 15, 2014   -   By Phil

  Yet another growing season is coming to an end. This week marks the last pickup of our CSA. Frost came Saturday night and only the hardy survived. While the cold tolerant crops continue to grow; most of the beds are ready to be put to rest for the...

Our 2015 csa sign up info

Blog: Plum Creek Farm News   -   Monday October 06, 2014   -   By Chicken Wrangler

Here is everything you need to know to sign up. Just return the form at the bottom with your deposit. Email me with any questions. 2015 Plum Creek Farm CSA       Our 2015 CSA will run from May until October with pick ups on Sundays, May 31, June 14,...

Mighty Culinary Mushrooms

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Wednesday August 20, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

Mushrooms come in many varieties, both  edible  and toxic. Edible mushrooms are highly sought after due to their multitude of flavors, textures, and medicinal benefits. After the standard white button mushroom, shiitake and oyster mushrooms...

6 Tips For Preparing Your CSA Produce

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Thursday July 31, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

The shift towards seasonal eating can be difficult, but having the joy of farm fresh vegetables is well worth it. With CSA registration, you are about to take off on a culinary adventure, so we’ve put together a few tips to help you out along the way.   ...

Second CSA Honey Harvest

Blog: Summer Smiles Honey Farm   -   Wednesday July 16, 2014   -   By Darci

Yesterday I extracted and bottled another crop from your CSA hives.   You will be receiving a 1 1/2 pound jar this time around.  I'm so excited that I was able to do a second harvest!   Its that time of year that I need to do a major...

Kale: Trending Now

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Tuesday July 08, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

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End of June Update

Blog: Summer Smiles Honey Farm   -   Friday June 27, 2014   -   By Darci

It has certainly been a while since my last update.  I apologize for the delay!  Things have been going very, very busy, and very, very well at the Summer Smiles Honey Farm!  My plan B from the April blog was in order to take care of my CSA...

Summer Session Registration Now Open

Blog: Boxed Organics   -   Tuesday June 10, 2014   -   By Melina

Registration for our Summer Session is now open. Session commences June 25th and we are already seeing how wonderful this year's crops will be. This week we are getting garlic scapes, rhubarb, strawberries, rainbow chard, green kale, cucumbers, red leaf...

Cleaning and Cooking Your Mushrooms

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Thursday June 05, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

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About Us

Blog: Harvest Michigan   -   Thursday May 29, 2014   -   By Local Foodette

Welcome to Harvest Michigan! Our focus is to develop a thriving, regional 'Food Hub' for the (northern) Southeast Michigan region servicing Oakland and Macomb counties. We offer services through the CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program, and the Buying...

Yes, Shares Still Available for 2014's Season!

Blog: Providence Farm, Central Lake, MI   -   Tuesday May 27, 2014   -   By Andrea

Hi Farm Friends and Local Foodies, We are pleased to be able to expand our organic garden share offerings this season.  That means will have garden shares available for many more families!  This time of year, people frequently call asking if we...

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Fill your Shopper's Basket CSA this Tuesday May 27...

Blog: Salamander Springs Farm/Permaculture Organics   -   Wednesday May 21, 2014   -   By Susana

Time to fill your CSA Shoppers' Basket, CSA members! We are looking forward to seeing you tomorrow at the Tuesday's Farmers' Market (3-6 p.m. beside the Berea College Farm Store on N. Main Street).   Use any amount of your share you want.  We'll...

Summer Season 2014 - Sunshine for Dinner - The Far...

Blog: Sunshine for Dinner   -   Saturday May 10, 2014   -   By Georgiaberry

  Bring me some veggies! Summertime is on the horizon. Just look at that gorgeous table full of delicious, healthy, locally grown fruits and vegetables! I'd love to ring your doorbell and hand you a bag like this. If you're in the Texarkana area and...

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