Lubbers Family Farm is located about 10 miles west of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan in Tallmadge Township.
We are home to Little Rooster Bread Company.
A free walking tour is offered seasonally May through October on the first Saturday of every month at 11:00 a.m.
A free farm activity is available every Saturday at 11:30 a.m. Check Farm Store page for details.
862 Luce Street SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49534
Phone: (616) 453-4257
Our meats are offered for sale through an annual newsletter
(that includes pricing) available in the spring. Beef, pork, and eggs are also available seasonally in the farm store.
Want to learn more?
Here are some of Lubbers Family Farm's favorite
books and organizations:
Holy Cows & Hog Heaven by Joel Salatin
Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon
The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
The Untold Story of Milk by Ron Schmid, ND
Why Grassfed is Best by Jo Robinson
Dirt by William Bryant Logan
Farm City by Novella Carpenter
Where Our Food Comes From by Gary Paul Nabhan
Small Farms Are Real Farms by John Ikerd
The Dirty Life by Kristin Kimball
Gather: Memoir of a Seed Saver by Diane Ott Whealy
Animals in Translation by Temple Grandin
The Third Plate by Dan Barber
Eatwild: a source for safe, healthy, natural and nutritious grass-fed beef, lamb, goats, bison, poultry, pork, dairy and other wild edibles.
Local Harvest: find farmers’ markets, family farms, and other sources of sustainably grown food in your area.
Slow Food: embraces food that is good, clean, and fair - an international group with a local chapter.
The Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund: protects the rights to purchase food directly from a farmer.
The Livestock Conservancy: working to conserve historic breeds and genetic diversity in livestock.
Seed Savers Exchange: dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds, to organizations.
Nourishing Ways of West Michigan: a local chapter dedicated to nutrient dense foods.
Slow Money: an international organization dedicated to investing as if food, farms and fertility matter.