If You Build It...They Will Farm!Using Urban Agriculture As A Platform To Promote Education, Sustainability And Community.
Nation's First 'Sustainable Urban Agrihood' Being Built In DetroitA crowdfunding campaign has been launched to help complete the project.
Farming Planned For 60 Acres Of Blighted Detroit LandThe project will be operated by RecoveryPark Farms and is expected to provide 128 jobs with 60 percent going to Detroit residents.
Seen in Detroit: July 30 -August 5CBS 62's Detroit Proud photo's featuring pictures of Belle Isle, the River Walk, and concert pictures from Hozier, Lord Huron, and The Kills, and more sights and sounds of Detroit!
Urban Farm Planned For Shuttered Detroit School A nearly 27-acre urban farm that will provide produce for Detroit public school students' meals is planned at a former high school.
Bob Evans' Volunteers Work At Capuchin Soup Kitchen's Earthworks Urban FarmBob Evans employee-volunteers harvested crops and prepared for the fall planting at an urban farm operated by the Capuchin Soup Kitchen.
Four Michigan Schools Get Ford Sustainability GrantsThe Ford Motor Co. Fund has handed out $225,000 in grants to nine colleges -- four of them in Michigan -- in support of the growing trend of service learning on college campuses.
Humane Society: Humans Didn't Slaughter Farm Animals In DetroitMichigan Humane Society cruelty investigators say no humans were involved in the killing of more than a dozen animals at an urban farm operated by students at a Detroit alternative high school.
13 Animals Killed At Detroit School's Urban FarmThe school's principal said it looked as if "some crazy person had gone crazy on the animals."
Detroit's Urban Agriculture Zoning Moves AheadDetroit's planning commission has approved the city's new urban agriculture zoning ordinance.
Lawrence Tech Event Helps You Get SustainableInformation about sustainability in all those fields is available at Lawrence Technologial University's eighth annual Seminars On Sustainability, Friday and Saturday at the school's Southfield campus, 21000 W. 10 Mile Road.
Urban Farm Thriving In Rouge ParkNot only does this farm make positive use of the land, it provides fresh produce and even honey from the resident bee-keeping operation.
City Tables Issue, Wants Woman To Discuss Backyard Farm With NeighborsAfter a three-hour hearing, city officials have decided to "butt out" of the debate over a Livonia woman's pet chickens and goats.
Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard Farm”Let me keep my goats.” That’s what a Livonia woman will ask city officials at a zoning hearing Tuesday night.
Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard FarmThe battle lines have been drawn in a Livonia neighborhood over a family's chickens and goats.