2015 Northwest Michigan Orchard & Vineyard Show
Date: January 13, 2015 - January 14, 2015
Location: Grand Traverse Resort, 100 Grand Traverse Resort Village Boulevard, Williamsburg, MI 49690
Contact: Jackie Baase, Baase@msu.edu-231-946-1510
The registration fee is $30/person and includes admittance to concurrent orchard and vineyard sessions on Tuesday, January 13th and Wednesday, January 14th. Registration begins at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, January 13th and educational sessions end at 5 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. Tickets for a Fruit Industry Luncheon on Tuesday are available and cost $15/person.
Network with researchers and fellow growers in northwest lower Michigan at a special wine tasting and hot d'ouerve social hour on Tuesday evening. Cherry growers who pre-register with the Cherry Marketing Institute (CMI) are invited to a lunch hosted by CMI, free-of-charge, on Wednesday. The show also includes educational posters and vendor booths that attendees may visit at session breaks.
Event sponsors include the Grand Traverse Fruit Growers' Council, Cherry Marketing Institute, Michigan State Horticultural Society, Parallel 45 Vines & Wines Inc., Michigan State University Extension, and Michigan State University AgBioResearch.