Contributed Articles

Food Is Life

Below are a list of articles publised by the Detroit Food Policy Council in The Michigan Citizen newspaper to hightlight news and events in the local food system.

The Wayne State University Farmers Market means many things to many people 
by Kami Pothukuchi, Ph.D
June 6, 2013

Detroit's Food System: Planting seeds of resillience in our communities
by Myra Lee
May 30, 2013

Turn vacant land into small farmsteads
by Dan Carmody
May 22, 2013

Physical fitness tips to help you remember the garden, not the aches
by Suezette Olaker, M.D.
May 20, 2013

Spring has sprung with April showers and farmers markets
by Jerry Ann Hebron
April 28, 2013

Youth movement shows readiness to lead at Detroit Food 2013
by Cheryl A. Simon
April 19, 2013

The power of food
by Marilyn Barber
April 11, 2013

A common theme throughout the Detroit Future City framwork
by Sandra Turner-Handy
March 28, 2013

'What's on your plate?' gathers Detroiters to activate and celebrate our local food system
by Kibibi Blount-Dorn
March 25, 2013

A growing season to remember
by Ashley Atkinson
March 15, 2013

Child hunger demands an immediate response
by DeWayne Wells
March 8, 2013

Land, food security and social justoce
by Malik Yakini
February 28, 2013

Detroit Food 2013: What's on your plate?
by Kibibi Blount-Dorn
February 22, 2013

Keeping community in urban agriculture
by Roxanne M. Moore
February 16, 2013

A chef's midlife crisis
by Phil Jones
February 1, 2013

Half way there: Eastern Market transforming ahead of 125th anniversary
by Dan Carmody
January 20, 2013

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