Agricultural Economy

Feature Story Mariachi-concert

Judge honors her migrant community at HSO concert


Feature Story RIX Logo

Issue Media Group Launches Rural Innovation eXchange


Feature Story An expansion at Art Mulder and Sons Trucking will add 147,000 square feet of new facility space and create up to 55 new jobs.

Art Mulder and Sons Trucking plans $31M expansion


Feature Story A rendering of the Request Foods expansion.

Request Foods plans $205M expansion, adding nearly 200 jobs


Feature Story Fifth-grader Evan Weesies has an all-terrain wheelchair that gives him the freedom to move around his family’s Muskegon County farm
Feature Story This creek is part of the Sand Creek and Crockery Creek watersheds.

How a $1.2M grant will be used to restore watersheds


Feature Story Julie Engel at her sheep farm in Montague.

Lakeshore sheep farm certified for sustainability practices


Feature Story Novice canner Erin Berens is happy with her first attempt at food preservation and is prepared to tackle it again with more quantity and variety for this season.

Pandemic spurs renewed interest in home canning


Feature Story Alita Kelly gardening
Feature Story The Ottawa County Commission recently adopted the Focus on Agriculture plan.
Feature Story A Revolution Farms employee at work.
Feature Story Colby Tucker, 14, from Hopkins in Allegan County, is in his third year of collecting and cooking sap.
Feature Story Greg Dunn's Blackbird Farm in Coopersville received MAEAP verification in 2020. Dunn shows off his new sign in one of their produce fields.
Feature Story The Kruithoff family works on their Ottawa County farm, planting a test plot of different varieties of soybeans for a seed company.

Ottawa County program preserves farmland for future generations


Feature Story Andy Rozendaal (left) and John Puttrich (right) comprise the leadership team and are Eighth Day Farm's two full time employees.