The Charter: A Vision and Roadmap

The Michigan Good Food Charter is a roadmap for a food system that is rooted in local communities and centered on good food. The charter outlines six goals to advance the vision by 2020.

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  • Hoophouses for Health Making Strides for Good Food Access

    Hoophouses for Health Making Strides for Good Food Access

    The Hoophouses for Health program, funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, is designed to increase access to good food for vulnerable families while simultaneously expanding farm infrastructure and season extension capacity of Michigan farmers. 

  • Agriculture and Natural Resources Week at Michigan State University March 7-15

    Agriculture and Natural Resources Week at Michigan State University March 7-15

    Michigan State University and the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources are hosting Agriculture and Natural Resources Week (ANR Week). ANR Week, taking place on the campus of Michigan State University, will be celebrated March 7-15, 2015 and feature a wide range of topics relevant to Michigan’s diverse agricultural landscape.

  • Michigan Good Food Charter Shared Measurement Webinar Summary

    Michigan Good Food Charter Shared Measurement Webinar Summary

    The Michigan Good Food Charter Shared Measurement Project held a webinar on January 27, 2015 to share the findings of the key informant interviews, as well as to discuss the next steps of the project. The Shared Measurement Project is a collaborative project to develop a method to collectively measure statewide food systems change in Michigan and measure successes and progress toward achieving the six goals of the Michigan Good Food Charter.  

  • Garden to Cafeteria: A Step by Step Guide

    Garden to Cafeteria: A Step by Step Guide

    Published on January 9, 2015, the Garden to Cafeteria Guide includes information on food safety practices and food safety training information, resources for starting school gardens and incorporating garden education, pricing guides for produce and meals, and harvest and sales logs.

  • Upcoming Local Food Summit

    Upcoming Local Food Summit

    The 7th Annual Home Grown Local Food Summit will be held from 10:00am-5:00pm on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at the Rackham Auditorium and Michigan League on the University of Michigan campus.