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Southeast Michigan Farmers Market and Community-Supported Agriculture Guide

Looking for local fruits and veggies? Metro Parent's 2013 list covers farm fresh produce from farms to CSAs, from Detroit to Ann Arbor and beyond

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Wixom Farmers' Market

Grab your market bag and head to this Oakland County spot for fruits, veggies, salsas, birdhouses, artwork and more. Bring the kids along to do some crafting. Watch for summer concerts, too.

  • Address: Sibley Square Park, 48900 Pontiac Trail, Wixom
  • Schedule: 3-7 p.m. Thursdays, 3-8 p.m. on summer concert nights, May 30-Sept. 5, 2013
  • Phone: 248-624-2850

Wyandotte Farmers' Market

Fresh produce, coffee, candles and more. Special events all season, like a visit from Farmer John and his Barnyard Express June 20. Also, the new Power of Produce program helps kids make healthy food choices. Kids can redeem tokens to spend on unprocessed produce at the market by visiting the market manager's booth.

  • Address: Downtown on the corner of Elm and First streets, Wyandotte
  • Schedule: Noon-6 p.m. Thursdays, June 6-Oct. 3, 2013
  • Phone: 734-720-1447

Ypsilanti Depot Town Farmers' Market

Snag a spicy salad mix, asparagus aplenty – and, just generally, greens galore at this annual Ypsi fave that's also stocked with baked goods, medicinal balms and seedlings, and plenty more.

  • Address: Historic Depot Town, Freighthouse Plaza, 100 Rice St., between East Cross Street and East Forest Avenue, Ypsilanti
  • Schedule: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, May 4-October 2013
  • Phone: 734-786-8401

Community Supported Agriculture (CSAs) Farms

These farms grow, produce and distribute to various local farmers markets, stores and farms. Most have a $200-$400 fee for a plot or half a plot of land. You can even support the fresh produce market without getting your hands dirty: Most specify that work is not required, though it is encouraged!

Country Roots Farm CSA

  • Address: Riley Township
  • Schedule: mid-June-late September
  • Phones: 810-488-3710

Jentzen Farms

  • Address: 7900 Dixon Road, Monroe
  • Schedule: July-October
  • Phones: 734-269-2958 or 734-777-2824

Living Stones Farm

  • Address: Campbell and Michigan avenues, Ann Arbor
  • Schedule: June-October
  • Phone: 734-494-0260

Myrtle Farms LLC

  • Address: 45144 W. Nine Mile Road, Novi
  • Schedule: July-November
  • Phone: 248-767-6356

One Acre Farm CSA

  • Address: 7227 Arrowood Drive, West Bloomfield Township
  • Schedule: Contact for details
  • Phone: 248-760-8531

Our Family Farm LLC

  • Address: 12800 Pfaus Road, Manchester
  • Schedule: Year-round
  • Phone: 734-428-9100

Prochaska Farms

  • Address: 10061 Pennington Road, Tecumseh
  • Schedule: May-September
  • Phone: 517-652-4493

Urban Pioneers CSA

  • Address: Sterling Heights, near Lakeside Mall
  • Schedule: June-November; sometimes run longer
  • Phone: 586-604-6974

Valley Family Farm

  • Address: 11333 Stony Creek Road, Milan
  • When: June-October
  • Call: 734-904-1433

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