Click for Ann Arbor, Michigan Forecast
Thursday August 17, 2017
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
Ben Hicks and Alex Rea

Natural Medicine

Alex Rea says locally grown medicinal herbs are "having their moment."

From the August, 2017 issue

Rea and her partner, Ben Hicks, are seizing that moment by starting a medicinal herb farm, Black Locust Gardens, in Dexter. The fifteen-acre farm is part of a 120-acre property belonging to Hicks's grandmother, who leases it to them at what Hicks describes as "minimal rent." Although Hicks and Rea planted and harvested their first crop just last summer,

Bookmark and Share
>> next page
all on one page

You might also like:

Health Care "Coopetition" in Chelsea
St. Joe's and the U-M team up.
Jenny Blair
Jim Cogswell's Arts And Antiquities, by Lois Kane
Renting Radon
Everyone agrees the gas is deadly. But no one requires landlords to test for it.
Kathleen Schenck
Today's Events
Sean Duval takes on Uber.
Sabine Bickford
Photo: Planting Wheeler Park
Eating for Mom
Table talk: June 2017
Lee Lawrence
Stark Raving MADrigal Singers
Elizabethan Loony Tunes
arwulf arwulf
Crime Map
A clickable, zoomable map
Regent Hotel
only cycling studio on the University of Michigan's Campus
spark ann arbor