Michigan Farm to Institution Network Resources

Brief/Fact Sheet




  • Michigan Farm to School: Calumet Center and Sharkar Farms

    October 6, 2016

    The Calumet Center, a juvenile center in Highland Park, Michigan, is partnering with Sharkar Farms through Hoophouses for Health.

  • A Cultivate Michigan Local Food Distribution Tour

    January 18, 2016

    Offered in conjunction with the Michigan Green Healthcare Conference, this Cultivate Michigan tour highlights a local food distribution facility. Cherry Capital Foods provides only Michigan foods to Michigan customers, including institutions.

  • Blueberries Tour 2014: A Cultivate Michigan Video

    December 10, 2015

    In this Cultivate Michigan tour Barbara Norman’s Farm and True Blue Farms Processing Plant describe how their farms operate with a special kind of local connection that Cultivate Michigan strives to make more common.

  • Apple Tour 2014: A Cultivate Michigan Video

    February 11, 2015

    This Cultivate Michigan tour takes place at Blake's Orchard and Cider Mill. Blake Farms is a family owned and operated orchard & cider mill rooted in strong family traditions and a commitment to excellence.

  • Tomatoes Tour 2014: A Cultivate Michigan Video

    December 10, 2014

    Farmers on the Move, the only cooperative of Hispanic farmers in Michigan that is on a mission to provide locally grown, sustainable produce, hosted a Cultivate Michigan Tomato tour.

  • MSU Production of Herbs in Bailey Greenhouse for Food Service

    February 6, 2014

    This educational video features Michigan State University’s Bailey Greenhouse, which supplies fresh herbs to dining halls on campus