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Week 6 2018

This week we’ll be featuring an unusual treat, heirloom sweet corn from the Farmer Joneses of Occupy Yourself. Sweet Corn is an unusual offering for urban farmers, because it is difficult to grow at a small scale. Therefore we are all excited by the success Donny and Roxanne have had Read more

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Week 1 2018

Welcome to the first box of the 2018 season. As you can tell from this week’s box, us farmers managed to catch up after a long winter! This time of the year greens rule the harvest in Michigan. For the next few weeks you can expect to see lots of Read more

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It’s CSA Day 2018!

The end of February is officially the most popular time for CSA signups around the country. Don’t wait till spring, sign up now and look forward to great eats starting in June! This year we have more options than ever for pickup locations, plus a new member grower at Fisheye Read more

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Week 20, Final Week 2017

Hello! This is the last week for our 2017 CSA season.  The first frost finally came Wednesday morning, a little later than usual.  Some of our more tender crops saw their final day and some of our hardier crops enjoy a little cold to build additional sweetness.  We have had Read more

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Weeds

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 Read more

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Chances to see the farms

Hello CSA members- We hope you have been enjoying all of your vegetables and fruit and flowers so far this year.  Now with some hot weather we can see about getting tomatoes and peppers coming at you soon. A few of you have pointed out that our spring potluck never Read more

By City Commons, ago