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Cut Melons at Kroger, Walmart, Costco, Trader Joes Part of Recall

June 9th 2018

Cut Melons at Kroger, Walmart, Costco, Trader Joes Part of Recall (Michigan Dept. of Agriculture, June 9, 2018) Michigan – The FDA, CDC, along with state and local officials are investigating a multi-state outbreak of SalmonellaAdelaide infections. CDC reports that fruit salad mixes that include pre-cut melons are a likely source of this outbreak. FDA advises […]

Blair Library in Clawson Presents: Hidden Benefits of Eating Organic Sept. 30

August 31st 2017

Blair Library in Clawson Presents: Hidden Benefits of Eating Organic Sept. 30 Clawson, MI – On Saturday morning, September 30th,2017  at 11:00AM Aaron Wallace from Balance Your Fitness will talk about the lesser known facts of eating organic. Plus, show how organic food will not only to improve your physical health, but your financial health […]

Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market, Sundays Through Sept 4

July 10th 2016

Hazel Park Growers and Makers Market, Sundays Through Sept 4 (Leigh McLaughlin, July 10, 2016) Hazel Park, MI –  About a year ago Hazel Park resident Jennifer Jackson got a bunch of folks together who wanted to build a Farmers Market for Hazel Park. Working with city manager Ed Klobucher and assistant city manager Jeffrey […]

Guest View: Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants

June 15th 2016

Guest View:  Going Native, Why and When to Choose Native Plants (Lucas Harrison-Zdenek, Ferndale Permaculture, June 15, 2016) Going Native: Why and When to Choose Native Plants  Native Plants have been an important topic among gardeners for many years.  Recently, with the advent of the “green” movement, many non-professionals have  begun to take notice of […]

Birmingham Farmers Market Open May 1

April 22nd 2016

Birmingham Farmers Market Open May 1 (EVENT page) BIRMINGHAM, MI, – The Birmingham Farmers Market will return to Public Parking Lot 6 for its 14th season on Sunday, May 1. Warming temperatures, fresh baked foods and smiling faces will enhance the lively event, which is expected to draw thousands on Opening Day. Attendees will find […]

VegFest in Novi April 24 to Feature Simone Reys, John Sally & More

April 10th 2016

VegFest in Novi April 24 to Feature Simone Reys, John Sally & More (EVENT page) Novi, MI – VegFest is April 24 at Suburban Collection Showplace Actress Simone Reyes, NBA Champ John Salley & others to speak at metro Detroit’s premier vegan tastefest and expo at Suburban Collection Showplace If it’s spring, it must be […]

A Last Taste of Summer: Strawberry and Goat Cheese Chicken

September 17th 2010

…In the meantime, try this strawberry and goat cheese chicken recipe. It’s an unusual, but amazing dish that is hearty enough for the cooling fall weather, yet still reminds the tastebuds of the sweetness of summer fruits. …(read more)