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Houston Chronicle: Gambling on the Gobble - Brenham Turkey Farmer Bet on his Birds in a Risky COVID Season

But what havoc, Michael Marchand wondered in spring 2020, would the new coronavirus wreak? His restaurant customers were closed. And as outbreaks shut meat-packing plants in other parts of the country, he wondered whether the processors he depended on would be available, come fall.

Essential Personnel - Six US Farmers Talk COVID-19

Farm Girl has a meaningful conversation with six farmers - including Michael Marchand - about how they are dealing with COVID-19.

Pastured Poultry Talk: Hurricane Preparedness with Mike Marchand

Michael Marchand joins the show from the coastal plain of southeast Texas to talk about preparing your pastured poultry farm for the wind, water, and disruption of a hurricane.

Whitehurst Heritage Farms wins Local Hero Award (Farm Category)

Whitehurst Heritage Farms wins a Local Hero Award from Edible Houston in the FARM category!  

Edible Houston: Five Houston Places to Find Good Chicken, Local Style

Local chicken is the odd duck out in Houston. Here's where you can find some! 

Edible Houston: Do the Chicken Dance

Houston Chef Richard Knight is a guest contributor for Edible Houston in this informative article about the chickens at Whitehurst Farms.

Houston Chronicle: Houston-Based Food Show Aims for the Big Time

A new reality series being shopped to food-television outlets hopes to change that. “Show Us Your Goods” is being produced by videographer and documentarian Anna Boyter of Bear Hands Media, based in Houston, and features products from farms like ours.

Farmer Michael's TEDx SugarLand Talk - Improving Your Farm to Table Food Intelligence

Improve your farm-to-table food intelligence with Michael Marchand's Ted Talk

TOFGA - Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association: After the Storm

What happens after a storm? Time goes by, people go on with their day-to-day lives and the media moves on to the next breaking news story. The same thing happens after the loss of a loved one or any tragic event in life. So how do you keep moving forward?

Pastured Poultry Talk: Mike Marchand Shares Perspective on Growing His Farm From Scratch

Mike Marchand of Whitehurst Farms joins the show to talk about his rapidly growing career as a pastured poultry farmer in the Houston, Texas area.

Community Impact: Couple Raises Pastured Chickens in Cypress

From Community Impact Newspaper: "It's a completely different type of farming that we do," Michael said. "It's very laborious and physically a lot of work, but it's the best thing for getting healthy birds and great products."
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