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This week, we had to extract veggies from the massive weeds that are overtaking this part of the world.  The rain and heat have made crops bump into serious production but unfortunately, the weeds are out of control too!  Here are some common weeds one might find in the Detroit garden:     Purslane   […]

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A letter from Chris’s Cousin

Below is a letter from the cousin of our Buffalo Street farmer.  If you’re feeling inspired toss his a buck or two for running so far, and for Chris farming so hard: People – As many of you know, my cousin Christopher has been busting his ass as a farmer and resident on the east […]

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2014 Box Flashback

It’s been one of the coldest Februarys on record here in Detroit.  Sometimes on these days it is hard to remember those days when we were wearing t-shirts and eating fresh produce (except Farmer Minni, she’s in Belize for a couple months, maybe she’ll give us a local food entry from down south). Maybe the […]

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Potluck at Fields of Plenty this Weekend

Our summer/fall CSA member potluck is this weekend at Fields of Plenty! When: Saturday 530 PM Where: Fields of Plenty is located on Clairmount between 3rd and the Lodge.  If you are trying to find it on Google Maps you can use 860 Clairmount or simply the intersection of Clairmount and 3rd.   There is a […]

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Buffalo Street Farm Presents: Attack of the Aliens, Stray Dogs and Aphids; Plus Monarchs Abound! (and other news)

You know what’s in the box, but what’s going down on the farm? A lot. And we at Buffalo Street Farm and City Commons want to fill you in on some happenings and  thank all of  our members for  their season long support that helps us  realize our passion for providing fresh, local, organically grown […]

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We are full for now- but planning to add more members at a pro-rated cost after July 4. Please e-mail and we will put your on our list and be in touch in early July.