food & Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
Homegrown Festival and Local
The HomeGrown Festival seeks
to engage the entire community of Southeast Michigan around issues of
food security, enjoyment and environmental quality by celebrating good
food and local business with family-oriented fun and activities.
shopping for products produced in Michigan by people who live in
Michigan.Lunasa Market links producers and consumers of local goods,
year round, through an online order system and an in-person distribution
Close to Home
A blog dedicated to exploring foods grown and produced within 100 miles or
so of Ann Arbor.
WLS Organic Acres
Certified Organic since 1990. WLS Organic Acres is a small farm 12 miles SW of Ann Arbor. Situated on 40 rolling acres with a small woods, we grow small grains and hay, raise pastured beef, duck eggs, and more.
Pasture-based meat in Michigan.
Food & Farming Alliance
Has link to Eating Organically Guide, lists farmers by county. If you only
know the farm name, there is a list in the back that gives you the county.
Cheese Makers Cooperative
Small-farm cheese makers.
Adventures in food in Ann Arbor and beyond. List of local CSA farms.
Club - Michigan Chapter
list of sources of local, organic, non-CAFO foods
(Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations)
Information about animal
factories in Michigan and list
of sustainable alternatives.
Certification and labeling program. The only animal welfare label requiring
the humane treatment of farm animals from birth through slaughter. Humane Farm
Animal Care program standards include nutritious diet without antibiotics or
hormones, animals raised with shelter, resting areas, sufficient space and
the ability to engage in natural behaviors.
Search for CSAs, Farm Markets and other local food options.You can request
email notice for upcoming events within a given radius.
Seeking economic justice for the family-scale farming community.
Find local, sustainable and organic food by zip code.
Guides and resources to help you shop sustain ably.
The Farm Locator is still a great place to locate a farm in your area and will
soon be a great place for farmers and businesses to connect. They're adding
restaurants, retail stores, institutional buyers and other food businesses
interested in purchasing produce from local farmers.
Alternative Farming Systems Info Center
Specializes in identifying resources about sustainable food systems and practices
in support of USDA's effort to ensure a sustainable future for agriculture
and farmers worldwide. Community
Supported Agriculture page.
Sustainable Agricultural Info System - National Center for
Directories of local food sources that help buyers find goods and growers find
Van En Center CSA National Resource Center
Provides a national resource center about Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
for people across the nation and around the world.
Tantre Farm Recipes
Recipes with produce grown at Tantre Farms near Chelsea.
Care2 food & recipes