10 Little Known Facts About Michigan Agriculture

As you’re enjoying backyard barbecues this summer, do you consider where the cherries in your cherry pie were grown? Or perhaps where the beef in your burger came from? It’s likely that a large portion of the food stacked on your plate was grown or raised in the great mitten state. Michigan is the second most agriculturally diverse […]

Your Quick Guide On How To Prepare A Garden For Spring

A wise friend once told me, “Don’t plant anything until the last full moon of May.” I’m always too eager to wait that long. However, as Michiganders, we know that our plants are in danger of frost [practically] year-round. I’ve created this guide to help you (AND ME) know when to plant various species and […]

Michigan Asparagus Recipes

In Michigan, as the weather starts to warm and the landscape brings that cheerful color change from brown to green, my mind immediately turns to the abundance of local produce soon to become available. Chief on that springtime list is Michigan asparagus. I’ve been known to chow through pounds and pounds per week during the […]