A southeastern Michigan farmer who dodged a prison sentence for growing 8,000 marijuana plants is losing his house and 23-acre farm.
Michigan’s farmers and agriculture leaders are bullish about their business outlook.
A farmer is challenging a DNR order declaring Russian boars as invasive species.
A farmer caught growing thousands of marijuana plants has been spared prison and placed on probation by a compassionate judge who says the case “screams out” for leniency.
Michigan fruit tree growers who suffered devastating freeze losses one year ago seem to have sustained less serious damage from this week’s late frost.
Fans of “The Amazing Race” were introduced to Josh Kilmer Purcell and Brent Ridge, perhaps better known as the Fabulous Beekman Boys, when they were crowned the season 21 winners of the hit CBS reality series.
Authorities say a van went off an icy southern Michigan interstate, rolling over and injuring the 10 people inside.
Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Farmers who have more than they can sell are turning to Forgotten Harvest and asking them harvest fields full of the good stuff, including squash, zucchini, corn, potatoes and greens.
U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow says Michigan’s cherry growers are getting new crop insurance options.