West Michigan is home to several Farmers’ Markets, and even more farm-based markets. My favorite is Fulton Street Farmers’ Market, not just because of the (mostly) locally-sourced produce, dairy, meat, plants and flowers – but because it’s a great place to people-watch while you sip a morning java,
Do you have the space and energy for a personal garden? Read April Philips’ Designing Urban Agriculture : A Complete Guide to the Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Management of Edible Landscapes. (Access with your GRCC user name and Raider #.)
Make a point to visit your local farmers’ market regularly this summer, and enjoy the seasonal selections. See you there!