Formed: 2009 Established: 2010
This page last updated:1/22/2013
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As of May 2010, we are two families sharing a large farmhouse, outbuildings and 17 acres near Ann Arbor, MI. We are moving forward with plans to add no more than six households to the grange, with a maximum of three dwellings. We partake in activities such as: garden cooperative, animal husbandry, permaculture, cheese-making, mead and beer brewing, etc. We like to think of ourselves as a tribe, where labor and resources between autonomous households are shared as makes sense. Currently, the garden cooperative is managed as a registered non-profit, and farming activities (only eggs thus far) as a corporation.
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Former/Other Names: Harmony Collective
This page last updated:1/22/2013
Visitor Process: Please contact Mulberry Hill via registered email if a visit is desired.
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community does not provide land or housing and is therefore not subject to fair housing laws.
Our community does not discriminate in regards to housing based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or being the victim of domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Partial income sharing
(Households make a contribution towards commonly held resources.)
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
Land and Buildings
17 acres (6.9 hectares)
Land Owned By:
Individual community member(s)
Number of Residences:
(June 2011 will see an additional dwelling)
Percentage of Food Grown:
Share Community Meals:
Nearly all dinners
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
(current members are all omnivores, but more importantly localvores)
Common Spiritual Practices:
:: Public schooled
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