Lifting up Women-owned Businesses in Michigan from Taste the Local Difference

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we want to put the spotlight on a few of our female local food business owners. We were able to connect with Jody Haden of Grocer’s Daughter Chocolate in Empire, Amy Polk of Applecore General Store in Cedarville, and Nicole Shubert of Shubert Family Homestead in Ossineke. Get to know them and their insights on owning a business!

Describe your business in one sentence. 

Jody Hayden (JH) : We’re a clean ingredient chocolate shop made for chocolate lovers (and we love to use local ingredients in our recipes)!

Amy Polk (AP) : Applecore is a celebration of Michigan-made products and art work, with a mission to give opportunities and exposure to as many local and state makers as possible.

Nicole Shubert (NS) : Shubert Family Homestead LLC is a Certified Naturally Grown (produce certified) farm, nursery and DairyDOO retailer.

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