As if one below-freezing event wasn't bad enough, fruit farmers had to deal with a second consecutive overnight with below-freezing temperatures Tuesday morning.
LANSING — Stricter illegal immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump is worrying many Michigan farmers, who say it could hurt their businesses by worsening a migrant labor shortage already years in the making.
Public hearings on the matter were conducted in Holland and South Haven last month.
It's been a record breaking year for Michigan's apple farmers Michigan Apple Committee Communications Director Gretchen Mensing said.
Ottawa County will mark the occasion of its first development rights purchase with a sign unveiling and picnic at the Hehl farm, 14468 88th Ave. near Coopersville, at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29.
The Ottawa County Agricultural Preservation Board has announced that it’s closed on its first permanently preserved agricultural property.
TRAVERSE CITY — Christmas Cove Farm's market soon will open featuring hundreds of apples, with a projected bountiful harvest of the juicy, round fruit.
Michigan’s hop industry has exploded into the nation’s fourth-largest, according to a Michigan State University study.
Summer is here, and so are the farmers markets.
POLKTON TWP. — The Ottawa County Parks Department is starting the third and final year of the Prescribed Browsing Project.
MASON – Jeff Oesterle may be the new face of farming, even though that face is 65 years old.
OMAHA, Neb. — After four years of growing and selling produce in the heart of Omaha, Ali Clark has become expert at yanking out her black raspberry bushes and replanting them at another site.
Those wild turkeys meandering through suburban yards this fall may have reason to take cover.