Help Save Small Farms with your Comment on the Food Safety Modernization Act! | Washtenaw Food Policy Council

Everyone has a role in ensuring safe food from field to fork! The Washtenaw Food Policy Council Farmer Policy Action Team & Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy are hosting a FSMA Comment Mixer! Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM Wolverine State Brewing Company 2019 W. Stadium...

Join the NEW MYFC Steering Committee

MYFC Leadership Transition: Reviving the MYFC Steering Committee  WHAT? As you may know, we began MYFC in 2009 hoping to create a coalition for young/beginning farmers, gardeners, food systems advocates, and our supporters in the state of Michigan. We envisioned that MYFC would offer a way for our members to develop face-to-face...

Register Now! MYFC & The Good Food Summit

MYFC Revival Meeting & Beginning Farmer Resource Discussion October 27, 2014 | Lansing Center, Lansing, MI 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM Optional Networking Reception & Film Screening to Follow The Michigan Good Food Charter Initiative is hosting the third Michigan Good Food Summit on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014. MYFC is...

New Farm Bill Grant Opportunities | Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy

New Farm Bill Grant Opportunities | Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy. Here are some recent grant opportunities made possible by the 2014 Farm Bill! National Organic Certification Cost Share Program (NOCCSP) $13 million from the 2014 Farm Bill is now available for NOCCSP! To receive cost share assistance, organic...

USDA Unveils New Centralized Online Resource to Support Next Generation of Farmers

DAVIS, Calif., June 23, 2014 – U.S. Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden today announced the implementation of new Farm Bill measures and other policy changes to improve the financial security of new and beginning farmers and ranchers. Harden also unveiled www.USDA.gov/newfarmers, a new website that will provide a centralized, one-stop...

The Michigan Young Farmer Coalition is a statewide not-for-profit organization working to foster and develop the burgeoning community of experienced young growers, provide material, organizational and educational support, and facilitate action toward an abundant, just and food-secure future.


We are young growers and their supporters living, learning and working in Michigan. Read more about us...

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