Monthly Archives: February 2012

Echo Bend at the Taste the Local Difference Winter Event

This Saturday, February 25, is the very first MLUI Taste the Local Difference Winter Celebration at Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa — and Echo Bend will be there selling our wares and CSA shares! Local chefs will be showcasing delicious … Continue reading

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USDA NRCS EQIP High Tunnel Grant

We here at the Farm @ Echo Bend are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service EQIP high tunnel grant! Here’s to growing greens in late winter! http://www.or.nrcs.usda.gov/programs/eqip/fy12/high_tunnel.html Now begins the challenging process … Continue reading

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Unique Heirlooms Sprouting up at ECHO BEND

My excitement builds every time I indulge in time spent with my seed catalogs. Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds is one of my favorite seed companies. I love what they do — from the whole family working to save unique heirlooms, … Continue reading

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Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan 2012

Echo Bend is in the running for a Red Hot Best of Northern Michigan 2012 award in the categories: “Bread you nibble before you get home” and “Local Fruit Product”: Cherry and Blueberry Granola     Take just a minute to … Continue reading

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