Join the Michigan Farm to Institution network for a tour of Providence Organic Farms in northern lower Michigan. This tour will highlight one of Cultivate Michigan’s summer foods, carrots, and showcase many elements of this diverse farm, including:
- A GAP certified root crop wash-pack system
- An overview of the diversified farm, featuring carrot and cabbage crops in production
- A retro-fitted 1975 carrot harvester (in action, if crop timing permits)
Following the tour, an optional networking lunch (on your own), will be held at Rowe Inn in nearby Ellsworth.
WHAT: A Cultivate Michigan Carrot Tour
WHERE: Providence Organic Farms, 5691 N Michigan 88, Central Lake, MI 49622
WHEN: August 10th, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Optional lunch to follow.
COST: Free, but registration is required. Please register by August 7th.