Land Grant Goods Welcomes New Partner BRITE Bites™ for Holiday Giving

Published On: November 14, 2018

EAST LANSING, Mich. – New this holiday season, Land Grant Goods (LGG), a Michigan State University student-run business, will feature BRITE bites™ probiotic snacks in its holiday gift packs.

BRITE bites are the perfect complement to the LGG gift pack lineup by providing consumers a healthy snack made from organic ingredients and compostable packaging. Founder, Bri Makaric, is a Michigan State University student who wanted to combine her passion for health and wellness to make the world a healthier place, one bite at a time.

MSU undergraduate students produce and source raw honey and herbal tea locally from Bailey Urban Farm and MSU’s Student Organic Farm. The LGG holiday gift boxes traditionally include a variety of herbal tea blends, raw honey and/or a signature mug. Only one holiday gift box will include BRITE bites, but there will be an option for customization. This is the program’s second holiday season selling the products online.

Holiday gift pack prices range from $10-50 and can be purchased online at On-campus delivery is available. Additional LGG products can be purchased online or found on MSU’s campus at Sparty’s Market, Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, and the MSU Surplus Store and Recycling Center.

Faculty, staff and the MSU community can support student success by purchasing LGG products. Proceeds support continued undergraduate education in entrepreneurship.

Land Grant Goods (LGG) is a value-added agriculture business founded and managed by students at Michigan State University. LGG gives students the opportunity to assess the current food system and produce products that are locally sourced, ethically created, environmentally conscious and economically viable. LGG strives to be a leader and model in the realm of sustainable business by supporting the local community and helping to generate the next generation of food activists. For more information, visit

BRITE bites™ are probiotic snacks that are hand-rolled in East Lansing, MI. BRITE bites come in three different flavors of bites, all made with high-quality superfoods. Superfoods are nutrient-dense foods that have many health benefits. The organizations believes it is important to focus on quality, and is proud to offer bites in 100 percent compostable packaging. For more information, visit