Agriculture

In The NewsApplewood is open for the 2017 season 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays from May 4 through October 29. Parking, admission, and activities are always free.
Feature StoryRev. Dr. Tommy McDoniel has brought commercial farming operation, a cafe, and a health and wellness to the city of Flint.

See inside Pastor Tommy's vision for a better Flint


Feature StoryKettering University students are helping to use technology to reduce irrigation costs for the Asbury hoophouse.
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Mobile markets deliver healthy food and build community


In The NewsLeon El-Alamin is the founder and executive director of MADE Institute. He uses his own life experiences to help clients build new lives for themselves after being released from prison.

MADE Institute: Building new beginnings after prison


In The NewsBehind the scenes of Floradora, another business operated by Meghan Hoffman helps give women new beginning.
Feature StoryMarried just five years, Mark and Meghan Hoffman just launched their fifth Flint business.

Building a business empire (and marriage) in Flint


In The NewsEven vandalized, this garden continues to nourish both the body and the soul.

Hope and community grow from garden vandalism


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$30,000 in prize money for small businesses, startups up for grabs


In The NewsAn example of a large farmer's pick box available for home delivery in Flint. Cost: $30.
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