Engaging the people of Michigan, the United States and the world in developing regionally integrated, sustainable food systems.
Oct 29 2014
Michigan Good Food Steering Committee members will convene following the 2014 Good Food Summit. Agenda will be sent to members in advance.
Apr 09 2014
A 10-acre, certified organic year-round teaching and production farm providing learning opportunities through courses in organic farming, interdisciplinary experiential educational activities, and research opportunities.
Sep 26 2014
This publication details results from a 2014 study of meat processors in Michigan. MSU Extension and CRFS Livestock Work Group members surveyed processors to better understand the state of the Michigan meat industry. The report includes details of the demographics of Michigan’s meat processor operations, the types of business that exist, markets that the businesses serve, and some of the operators’ future business plans.
A corresponding map of meat processing and slaughter facilities in Michigan is available on the MSU Extension website.
Michigan Meat Processing Capacity Assessment Final Report
Amidst inspiring momentum at the 2014 Michigan Good Food Summit comes the intruduction of an exciting new public-private partnership loan and grant fund: the Michigan Good Food Fund. The Michigan Good Food Fund will improve the lives of Michigan children and families living in underserved communities throughout the state by expanding access to healthy foods, catalyzing economic development, and creating new permanent jobs.
View Frequently Asked Questions for more information about the Michigan Good Food Fund.
CRFS is seeking a part-time, hourly Farm to Institution Data Manager. Applications will be accepted through Wednesday, September 24.
CRFS is taking applications for a student internship, to work on the Michigan Good Food Charter. Applications are due September 10.
CRFS has been awarded two grants by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support research and outreach on good food, Farm to School, and Hoophouses for Health projects.