About 80 miles northwest of Grand Rapids, fruit and vegetable grower Tim Tubbs was on edge this spring as harvest time approached for the asparagus crop.
Coast Guard ships arrive in Grand Haven for 2017 festival.
The annual fair continues all week at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds in Park Township.
DETROIT — Some people view their backyard chickens as pets — but they shouldn’t snuggle or kiss them.
The much-anticipated blueberry season recently kicked off across West Michigan, and area farms are already filling with customers in search of the fresh fruit.
KALAMAZOO — A union has filed a grievance in response to Western Michigan University's hiring of goats to clear 15 acres of woodland on campus.
While the Grand Haven Farmers Market is flooded with colorful fresh fruits and vegetables, many of the vendors agreed the strawberry season has been a disappointing one and will soon be ending.
How are local producers faring with this year's weather?
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.