Join us at Grove, an innovative, highly regarded “farm to table” restaurant in the heart of Grand Rapids, for a deliciously distinctive, edible education dining experience.
We will be partnering with Hope Farms for a fall volunteer day. Come join the community and get your hands dirty for a good cause!
A new sanctuary movement is developing in the food world By Alex Gillett In the past year, amid the politics and controversies, the Sanctuary City movement has been all over the news— mayors from cities like L.A. and Chicago declared their cities Sanctuary Cities stating they would not cooperate with the federal government’s immigration enforcement […]CONTINUE READING →
Preserving biodiversity is critical to protecting our ecosystems and ensuring the security of our local food system. We are so thankful for your support and donations that allow us to support local growers and promote biodiversity on their farms through the Biodiversity Micro-Grant. We are grateful to all of the outstanding applications we received from local farmers. […]CONTINUE READING →
by Alex Gillett This is the first in a series of posts by Slow Food West Michigan Board Member Alex Gillett documenting her experience with creating a homestead from scratch. We hope you enjoy following her journey. 2016 — what a year. Most people are more than […]CONTINUE READING →