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Breaking soil

Story by Sam Henke, Marquette Food Co-op • Photos courtesy of Bean Pole Farm So do you think the U.P. is a good place to start a farm?” I ask the young and enterprising farmer while she is on a break between her other, non-farming jobs. She hesitates then laughs, “. . .if you’re crazy!” […]

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A Family Farm

by Katherine Larson When you serve the Lord, God blesses you.” That’s Luke Bell’s answer to the question of how he, his wife Heather, and their eight children have come to own and run BSB Farms, one of the Marquette area’s success stories in family farming. BSB Farms focuses on chickens and eggs, with some […]

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