News

  • Food Hubs Growing in Michigan

    April 1, 2013

    An article on the AFPD website.

  • Job Posting

    February 15, 2013

    CRFS seeks a specialist in food access & awareness in early childhood environments. The posting will be open until Thursday, Feb. 28.

  • 2013 Michigan Organic Reporting Session Announced

    February 4, 2013

    The annual Michigan Organic Reporting Session will take place on the MSU campus on Friday, March 1, 9am-5pm.

  • Organic Farmer Training Program Accepting Applications

    January 3, 2013

    The nine-month program at the MSU Student Organic Farm is taking applications for 2014. Merit and need-based scholarships are available to assist new and beginning farmers in participating in this training.

  • Local Food Resource Guide

    September 21, 2012

    A guide of Michigan organizations working on food systems issues is now available.

  • Farm Succession Study

    September 21, 2012

    Results of a 2011 survey of Michigan farmers about their retirement and succession plans are detailed in this report.

  • Financing Farming Report

    July 5, 2012

    This newly-released report focuses on farm financing and expanding capital access in the the farming sector.

  • CRFS Receives Food Hub Grant

    July 5, 2012

    A grant from The Kresge Foundation will support developing a food hub network in Michigan.

  • Native American Sustainable Ag Speaker Series

    July 5, 2012

    Webinar recordings from the 2012 Native American Sustainable Agriculture Speaker Series are now available.

  • "Creating Change" Report Released

    June 6, 2012

    The "Creating Change in the Food System" report on the Regional Food Systems Working Group in Iowa is now available.

  • Gray's Matters: CRFS launch

    April 4, 2012

    MSU's Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies announces creation of the Center for Regional Food Systems.