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2022 Give One Grantee Profile: Farm Alliance of Baltimore

2022 Give One Grantee Profile: Farm Alliance of Baltimore

The Farm Alliance of Baltimore (FAB) is a non-profit member-based organization of urban farms, community gardens and independent growers using connection, resource sharing and collective advocacy to help city residents grow food where they are to feed themselves and their communities. Co-Executive Director Mariya Strauss says they consider themselves “a home for anyone growing food, fiber or livestock in the city,” and over 45 farms, gardens and individual members have now taken up residence and benefit from its year-round programs and services. The FAB began to take shape in 2011 and has since been supporting urban food production by way...

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Press Release: Michele’s Granola Launches a Line of Granola-Inspired Oat & Nut Butter

Press Release: Michele’s Granola Launches a Line of Granola-Inspired Oat & Nut Butter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michele’s Granola Launches a Premium Line of Granola-Inspired Oat & Nut Butter CPG creates an oat- and nut-based spread as its first venture outside the granola set Timonium, Maryland (July 26, 2022) – Michele’s Granola has reimagined its nationally distributed clean label granola with the launch of Michele’s Granola Oat & Nut Butter, a spreadable granola packaged in a 10-ounce jar with all the appeal, nutrition and flavor of its signature product line. With demand for Michele’s Granola and Toasted Muesli at an all-time high, this is the brand’s first venture into a new grocery category since...

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Your Purposeful Purchase Benefited the Maryland Food Bank

Your Purposeful Purchase Benefited the Maryland Food Bank

As part of our Give One for Good Food® initiative, we committed to donating 1% of sales of our now-sold-out online exclusive Limited Edition Chocolate Lovers' Granola to the Maryland Food Bank (MFB). You came through by purchasing more of this special flavor in the month of February than any other variety we bake! We were so impressed by the wonderful work MFB is doing to create a more equitable, resilient and accessible food system for all Marylanders, we decided to donate 1% of sales of all Michele's Granola products, both online and in-store, for a total donation of $10,000. In addition to...

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Press Release - Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification

Press Release - Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Michele's Granola Achieves SQF Certification   Maryland-based CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) brand undertook rigorous Safe Quality Food certification to bolster its standing as the brand expands its distribution Timonium, Maryland (February 21, 2022) – Michele’s Granola has attained SQF (Safe Quality Food) certification, one of the most rigorous certifications in food manufacturing. The woman-owned brand produces a line of handmade granola and muesli cereal from its dedicated facility in Timonium, Maryland, and as the company seeks to expand its distribution, SQF certification is increasingly a pre-requisite to even start the conversation with larger retailers. The Food Marketing Institute...

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