June Featured Producer: Deer Creek Cheese

Meet Chris Gentine, owner of The Artisan Cheese Exchange in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. If you ask him he’s not a cheese maker, but a cheese geek. This licensed cheese grader with a sophisticated palate sells under his Deer Creek label and has developed one of the most successful marketing and export companies for American cheesemakers. The Artisan Cheese Exchange acts as a bridge between United States’ cheesemakers and the globe to bring together an assortment of the highest quality artisan, farmstead, organic, and specialty […]

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Featured Producer: Rebel Green

Both working moms, Melina Marcus and Ali Florsheimboth have children with allergies, asthma and eczema.They wanted eco-friendly cleaning products without synthetic fragrances and a transparent ingredient list. Rebel Green was founded in 2008 to bring clean, eco-friendly products to families like theirs. Rebel Green produce wash, laundry detergent, hand soap, and dish soaps are designed and manufactured in the USA using sustainable materials. A percentage of sales goes directly to clean air, clean water and […]

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Collagen: Anti-Aging Superfood

  Collagen: Important Anti-Aging Product and Mood Balancer Submitted by:  Tanya Young, MMFC Marketing Coordinator Increasingly medical professionals are referring to collagen (hydrolyzed collagen) as an important anti-aging product. Collagen makes up 30% of the total protein in our bodies and is the main component of connective tissue. Our natural ability to produce supporting amounts of connective tissue diminishes after age 25. While all amino acids collectively are beneficial to cell reproduction, collagen is unique […]

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Baldwin Greenhouse Microgreens

If you are interested in learning about growing microgreens at home, James of Baldwin Greenhouse is offering an informative class at MMFC on Saturday, February 16th 10-11am. Meet James Karlson, owner of Baldwin Greenhouse to learn a little about his business and why he loves microgreens.   How did Baldwin Greenhouse get its start?  The Baldwin Greenhouse was started in 1935 by the Kimball Family.  After WWII, John Christianson expanded it to the size it […]

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One and Done: The Only New Years’ Resolution You’ll Ever Need

    By: Eve Adamson It usually goes something like this: I will lose 20 pounds! I will finally get in shape! I will eat better! I will be more environmentally conscious! I will cook for my family more often! I will spend more time with my family! I will stop ordering pizza and eating fast food! I will save more money! I will enjoy life more! I will be better about helping others! I will […]

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