Farm News

Perfectly imperfect

You may have noticed the fruit in your box tends to look like this: not this: You also may have sometimes found a hole in your kale or even a worm in your pear. While City Commons strive to deliver you the highest quality, tastiest produce possible, we also have Read more

By City Commons, ago
Farm News

Wrapping up 2012

We’re finishing up our inaugural year and it has been a great one.  We provided over 300 boxes of produce to 28 households in the Metro Detroit area over the course of 20 weeks.  Offerings ranged from tomatoes to flowers to salad mix to potatoes to peaches to plum sauce. Read more

By City Commons, ago
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Week 16: October 27

Hope everyone enjoyed the 2 days of summertime that got thrown into this week.  We certainly did, allowing a little extra growth on the greens, a little more incentive to pull weeds, and just some lovely weather to spend time with friends in the garden.  I know we keep saying Read more

By City Commons, ago
Farm News

Farm Stand on Saturday

City Commons will be participating in a pop-up Artisan and Farmers Market this Saturday from noon until 4 at Detroit Farm and Garden and 555 Gallery (1759 21st Street)  Stop by to buy some extra vegetables and say hey.

By City Commons, ago
Farm News

As Good As Gold

This has been a strange spring and summer for farmers across the country, and it’s been especially hard for fruit farmers who knew early on that their harvests would be dismal. We had an exceptionally warm spell in April followed by a hard frost, which means that a lot of Read more

By Wholesale Test, ago
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How to join our CSA

So you love food and Detroit and support local folks and now you’re ready to sign up?  All you need to do is print out this handy dandy sign up sheet, fill it out, attach a check and mail it to Buffalo Street Farm 13703 Buffalo St Detroit MI, 48212

By City Commons, ago