We released a new series of videos about small towns and rural areas in Michigan. Learn how to bring investment to a small town and see how others found surprising opportunities in Michigan’s rural areas.
Huss Project, Three Rivers [watch now]
Visit a historic former school in Three Rivers and take a tour of the future community center and garden at The Huss Project with *culture is not optional.
MI Rural Conference, Thompsonville [watch now]
Each year leaders from small town communities gather at Crystal Mountain for the Michigan Rural Council Small Town and Rural Development Conference.
Stormcloud Brewery, Frankfort [watch now]
Go on a tour of Stormcloud Brewing Company, a local brewery in Frankfort specializing in Belgian-inspired ales. At the pub on the shores of Lake Michigan you can get beer, ale, mead, and great food!
Farm to School, Olivet [watch now]
Kids in Olivet experience local foods during a farmer visit to their cafeteria on Farm to School month. Video produced by MSU CRFS.
Cultivate Michigan, Bangor [watch now]
Visit Michigan’s hispanic farming cooperative Farmers on the Move and hear about how Cultivate Michigan aims to help institutions purchase 20% of their food locally by 2020. Video produced by MSU CRFS.
East Main Redevelopment, Milan [watch now]