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Trees "fir" the win

On average, farmers plant about 1,000 trees per acre, making Christmas trees a renewable resource.

How sweet it is

Michigan produces more than one billion pounds of sugar each year.

Relish the flavor

Did you know cranberries are grown on 280 acres throughout Michigan?

Michigan agriculture is a part of our lives every day. The energy we use, the fiber we wear and the food we enjoy are products of hardworking farm families across the nation and right here in Michigan. Our fridges, freezers and pantries are filled with food grown, raised and processed in our great state.

Celebrate the wealth and diversity of Michigan agriculture as you browse our recipes and learn more about foods and commodities produced by Michigan farmers, who take exceptional care of their land, animals and community to provide safe food for Michigan and beyond.

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FEATURED RECIPE

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BBQ Chicken Pizza

My favorite chicken recipes are listed on my website, Farm Barbie, but I’ve been intrigued to make a chicken pizza at home for a long time now. This seemed like the perfect time to try a new recipe and share it! This recipe is a mash-up of several different recipes I found. From Michigan Farmer: Barbara Siemen ...

Featured Recipes

  • Baked Asian Chicken Thighs

    Tender, juicy and delicious, chicken thighs don’t get the attention they deserve! Remedy the situation by trying this tasty Asian-inspired baked dish. Thank you Kraft, for sharing this recipe....
  • Waldorf Chicken Salad

    Thanks to myrecipes, we are able to share this delicious chopped apple salad. Add Michigan chicken and grapes to this classic salad to make it a hearty main dish....
  • BBQ Chicken Pizza

    My favorite chicken recipes are listed on my website, Farm Barbie, but I’ve been intrigued to make a chicken pizza at home for a long time now. This seemed like the perfect time to try a new recipe an...

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