• Feb 1

    2023 Southwest Michigan Horticultural Days

    February 1, 2023 – February 2, 2023 Wednesday, February 1, 8 am - 4:30 pm and Thursday, February 2, 8 am - 3pm Lake Michigan College Mendel Center, 1100 Yore Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI 49022

    This two-day event features a variety of educational sessions on Marketing, Tree Fruit, Grapes, Vegetables and Blueberries.

  • Feb 7

    USDA Value-Added Producer Grant Virtual Workshop Feb 7

    February 7, 2023 6:00PM – 8:00PM Webinar

    Learn from USDA staff if this grant program is the right tool for your farming operation and how local partners can assist with your application.

  • Feb 27

    MI Ag Ideas to Grow With

    February 27, 2023 – March 10, 2023 Online Using Zoom

    Unique virtual experience encompassing all aspects of the Agricutural industry.

  • Mar 2

    Growing for Schools: Crop Production and Planning

    March 2, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Interested in growing your crops directly for the school market. Join this session to learn more about considerations within crop production and planning that will help set you up for success.

  • Mar 3

    Pricing for Schools: Understanding Costs, Margins, Limitations and Opportunties

    March 3, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Are you interested in growing your crops for the school market? Join this session to learn more about costs, margins, limitations and opportunities to help set you up for success.

  • Mar 6

    Cultivate Michigan Marketplaces 2023

    March 6, 2023 – March 23, 2023 Each event will be held from 4-6pm

    These networking events are an opportunity for local and regional food suppliers and institutional food service buyers to connect around local food!

  • Mar 9

    Growing for Schools: Product Development and Processing Partnerships

    March 9, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Are you interested in growing your crops for the school market? Join this session to learn more about product development and processing partnerships in order to help set you up for success.

  • Mar 10

    Growing for ECE: Insights into the growing Early Care and Education Market

    March 10, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Are you interested in growing your crops for the Early Care and Education Market? Join this session to gain valuable insights into growing for these particular markets.