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Enviro-Mich message from Craig_Riley@URSCorp.com
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One other site that I found off the RO market page is Organic Growers of
Michigan

It is a non-profit USDA accreditated certifying organization.  The website
is referenced on the MOFFA website but also seems a little outdated.
http://www.michiganorganic.org/

Thanks to everyone who supplied the links

Craig


                                                                           
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Thanks very much for this excellent compilation, Maggie. I've added it into
our web list of sustainable alternatives to agri-food production:
http://www.nocafos.org/sustain.htm

-Janet Kauffman
ECCSCM


Maggie Fields wrote:
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      Enviro-Mich message from "Maggie Fields" <FIELDSM@michigan.gov>
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      >From the previous emails and searching, I've compiled the info
      below.
      Most are not organic only but include some listings.
      FYI
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      Select Michigan Program  - Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA)
      The site provides a hard copy Directory of Farm Markets, U-Picks,
      Cider Mills, etc. and allows on-line searches by county or city for
      markets or product.  There is also an FAQ on markets listed.
      www.michigan.gov/deq/0,1607,7-125-1570_2468_30432---,00.html
      www.mda.state.mi.us/market/u-pick/index.asp#FARMERS%20MARKETS


      Community Supported Agriculture
      www.nal.usda.gov/afsic/csa/
      www.csafarms.org/   (Michigan only)

      Local Harvest
      Lists markets, co-ops and grocery stores with local foods, organic
      restaurants, etc.
      www.localharvest.org

      Michigan Organic Food and Farm Alliance (MOFFA)
      www.moffa.org/brochures/2005market.pdf
      www.moffa.org/brochures/2005business.pdf
      List by county of farmers' markets and other businesses that sell
      local and organic products

      MSU list of  farmers markets
      http://farmersmarkets.msu.edu

      Michigan Travel's list of farm markets
      www.michigan.org/travel/shopping/index.asp?m=5;2

      Organic Consumers
      www.organicconsumers.org/purelink.html
      In addition to farmers markets, coops, restaurants, this site also
      lists organic products.

      Sweetwater Market  - Muskegon
      www.sweetwaterlocalfoodsmarket.org
      "Michigan's first*to exclusively sell products from humanely raised
      animals and fruits & vegetables grown in an ecologically sound
      manner."

      "Taste the Local Difference" for NW Michigan - MI Land Use Institute
      www.LocalDifference.org

      USDA list of Michigan Farmers Markets
      www.ams.usda.gov/farmersmarkets/States/Michigan.htm

      Vegetarian Michigan
      www.vegetarianusa.com/city/Michigan.html
      Lists restaurants, coops, health food stores, retailers, etc. that
      carry local and organic foods.

      West Michigan FRESH
      www.foodshed.net
      This site has a pdf and an on-line searchable guide for all of west
      Michigan.






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