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Fresh fruit. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Double Up Food Bucks Brings Greater Access To Fresh Produce In Detroit

How hard is it to eat a healthy diet in Detroit?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2013

Fresh fruit. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

When Should You Buy Organic?

Buying all organic produce can be an expensive proposition, especially if money’s tight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

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Michigan Farmers Welcome Rain As Crops Struggle

Is this steady rain enough to take the edge off the drought for local farmers?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2012

UM Study: It’s Never Too Late To Exercise And Eat Right

Women in their 70s had a longer life expectancy when they exercised and regularly ate fruits and vegetables, a new University of Michigan study found.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2012

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Now Available: 2012 Michigan Agri-Tourism Guide

Just in time for spring bedding plants, hanging flowering baskets, nursery stock and fresh Michigan asparagus, the 2012 Michigan Agri-Tourism Guide is now available online and in print.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2012

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MSU Study: Michigan Agribusiness Running Strong

A Michigan State University study says agriculture contributed $91.4 billion to Michigan’s economy in the last year measured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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Michigan To Receive $1.3M In US Agriculture Grants

Proposals to promote western Michigan agri-tourism, expand the state’s plum market and try new technology for growing asparagus and dry beans are among nearly two dozen that will share in $1.3 million in federal agriculture grants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2011

Germany Debates Effects Of Value Added Tax

Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

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Front-yard Veggies Cause Stir In Oak Park

An Oak Park woman’s front-yard vegetable garden has caused a stir after she was cited for violating city rules about landscaping.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

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Feds Propose Healthier School Lunches

On the same day the Agriculture Department announced the first major nutritional overhaul of students’ meals, the Detroit Public Schools launched a new partnership aimed at reducing childhood obesity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2011

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