Commodity Groups Granted Waiver of Indirect Costs

Animal Agriculture

  • American Lamb Board
    Megan Wortman, Executive Director
    6300 E. Yale Ave., Suite 110
    Denver, CO 80222
    303-759-3001 ext. 2
    1-866-327-5262
    303-759-5832

  • Michigan Aquatic Assn Fish/Aquaculture
    Dan Vogler, President
    1681 South 7 1/2 Rd
    Harrietta, MI 49638
    231-389-2514

  • Michigan Beef Industry Commission
    George Quakenbush, Exec Dir
    2145 University Park Dr, Suite 300 Okemos, MI 48864
    517-347-0911

  • Michigan Cattlemen's Assn
    George Quakenbush, Exec Dir
    2145 University Park Dr, Suite 300 Okemos, MI 48864
    517-347-0911

  • Michigan Environmental Council Organizations/Societies
    Dave Dempsey
    119 Pere Marquette Dr., Suite 2A Lansing, MI 48912
    517-487-9539

  • Michigan Farm Bureau Organizations/Societies
    Carl Bednarski
    7373 W. Saginaw Hwy Lansing, MI 48917
    517-323-7000

  • Michigan Hay & Grazing Council
    Howard Straub, Jr. President
    3800 Essex Center Rd St. Johns, MI 48879
    989-224-3112

  • Michigan Pork Producers Assn
    Mary Kelpinski, Exec VP
    3515 West Road, Suite B East Lansing, MI 48823
    517-853-3782

  • Michigan Special Fed Veal Committee
    Kathleen Hawkins, Exec Dir
    2145 University Park Dr, Suite 300 Okemos, MI 48864
    517-347-0911
  • National Cattlemen's Beef Assn
    5420 South Quebec Greenwood Village, CO 80111

  • National Pork Producers Assn
    PO Box 10383 Des Moines, IA 50306

  • National Swine Registry Pork
    1769 US Hwy 52 West West LaFayette, IN 47906
    765-463-3594

  • U.S. Egg and Poultry Assn
    1520 Cooledge Rd Tucker, GA 30084

Plant Agriculture

  • Hop Growers of Michigan
    Jeff Steinman, Chair
    269-267-7637

  • Michigan Apple Committee
    Diane Smith, Executive Director
    13750 Sedona Pkwy Lansing, MI 48906
    517-669-8353

  • State Board of Pomesters
    Mike Wittenback, President
    13497 Heffron Rd Belding, MI 48809
    616-794-0048

  • Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board
    Jamie Clover Adams, Executive Director
    PO Box 550 12800 Escanaba Dr, Suite A DeWitt, MI 48820
    517-669-4250

  • Michigan Agri-Business Assn

    Chuck Lippstreu, President
    2500 Kerry St., Ste 102
    Lansing, MI  48912
    517-336-0223

  • Michigan Bean Commission
    Joe Cramer, Executive Director
    South Main, Suite D Frankenmuth, MI 48734
    jcramer@michiganbean.com

  • Michigan Beekeepers Assn
    Sheldon Schitek, President
    Zachary Huang, MSU
    president@mba-bees.org 
    517-353-8136

  • National Honey Board
    390 Lashley St. Longmont, CO 80501
    303-776-2337

  • Michigan Blueberry Commission
    Nancy Nyquist, Executive Director
    7373 W. Saginaw Hwy Lansing, MI 48917
    517-323-7000

  • Michigan Blueberry Growers Assn
    Kirk McCreary, General Mgr
    County Rd 215 Grand Junction, MI 49056
    269-434-6791

  • North American Bramble Growers Assn
    Jim Burda, President
    20093 M-60 East Three Rivers, MI 49093
    616-279-5093

  • Michigan Carrot Committee
    Jamie Clover Adams, Executive Director
    12800 Escanaba Dr., Suite A DeWitt, MI 48820
    517-669-4250

  • Michigan Celery Promotion Coop
    Duane Frens, General Mgr
    PO Box 306 5009 40th Ave Hudsonville, MI 49426
    616-669-1250

  • Cherry Central Co-op, Inc
    1771 US-31
    Traverse City, MI 49685
    231-946-1860

  • Cherry Marketing Institute, Inc.
    Julie Gordon, President
    12800 Escanaba Dr., Suite A DeWitt, MI 48820
    517-669-4264

  • Michigan Assn of Timberman
    Michelle Sears, Executive Admin
    7350 south M-123 Newberry, MI 49868
    906-293-3236

  • Michigan Christmas Tree Assn
    Amy Start, Executive Director
    PO Box 377 Howell, MI 48844
    517-285-9686

  • Michigan Forest Association
    2310 Science Parkway, Suite 303
    Okemos, MI 48864
    517-816-7879
    info@michiganforests.org

  • Michigan Forest Resource Alliance
    Eva Rice, Exec Dir
    PO Box 388 1359 W. US-2 Crystal Falls, MI 49920
    906-875-6305

  • Corn Marketing Program of Michigan
    Jim Zook, Executive Director
    13750 Sedona Pkwy Lansing, MI 48906
    517-668-2676

  • Michigan Cranberry Council
    Mike DeGrandChamp, President
    1791 Hillandale Rd Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    269-637-3915

  • Michigan Grape Society
    Ed Kerlikowske, President
    8191 US-31 Berrien Springs, MI 49103
    269-471-7486

  • Michigan Wine Collaborative
    David Miller, President
    PO Box 4243 Traverse City, MI 49685
    269-998-7967

  • National Grape Cooperative, Inc.
    Brent Roggie, Gen Mgr
    2 South Portage St. Westfield, NY 14787
    716-326-5200

  • Michigan Hay & Grazing Council
    Howard Straub, Jr., President
    3800 Essex Center Road St. Johns, MI 48879 

  • Michigan Herb Associates
    5044 N. Williamston Road
    Williamston, MI 48895

  • Michigan Maple Syrup Assn
    Jean Maday, President
    570 E. Main Street Box
    245 Potterville, MI 48876
    517-645-7305

  • Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers
    Jack Schemerhorn, General Mgr
    8937 Krum Ave Galesburg, MI 49053
    616-342-0106

  • Metro Detroit Flower Growers Assn
    Jerry Tuinier, President
    57707 Ten Mile Rd South Lyon, MI 48178
    jerry@postgardens.com 

  • Michigan Floral Assn
    Rod Crittenden, Exec VP
    1152 Haslett Rd Haslett, MI
    517-575-0110

  • Michigan Mint Growers Association
    Doug Irrer
    St. Johns, MI  48879
    989-227-5500

  • Michigan Nursery & Landscape Assn
    Amy Upton, Exec Dir
    2149 Commons Parkway, Okemos, MI 48864
    517-381-0437

  • Michigan Plant Growers Co-Op Inc
    Duane Frens, General Mgr
    PO Box 123 5009 40th Avenue Hudsonville, MI 49426
    616-669-1250

  • Midwest Nut Producers Council
    Bruce Smith
    932 Forest East Lansing, MI 48823
    517-332-8431

  • Michigan Onion Committee
    Greg Bird, Executive Director
    6835 S Krepps Rd
    St John’s, MI 48879
    Mobile: 517-392-0719
    Office: 517-663-6725

  • Michigan Organic Food & Farm Alliance
    P.O. Box 26102
    Lansing, MI  48909-6102
    248-262-6826
    moffaorganic@gmail.com

  • Michigan Ag Stewardship Assn
    Russ LaRowe, Executive Director
    605 N. Birch St Kalkaska, MI 49646
    231-258-3305

  • Michigan Crop Improvement Assn
    Jim Palmer, Manager
    PO Box 21008 Lansing, MI 48909
    517-332-3546

  • MDARD Horticulture Fund
    Andria McCubbin-Green 
    PO Box 30017 Lansing, MI 48909
    800-292-3939

  • Michigan Environmental Council
    Conan Smith, CEO
    602 W Ionia St.
    Lansing, MI 48933
    517-487-9539

  • Michigan Wheat Program
    Jody Pollock-Newsom, Executive Director
    517-625-9432

  • Michigan Farm Bureau
    7373 W. Saginaw Hwy Lansing, MI 48917
    517-323-7000

  • Michigan Food & Beverage Assn
    Ed Deeb, President
    27700 Hoover Rd, Suite 100 Warren, MI 48093

  • Michigan Food Processors Assn
    K. Terry Morrison, Exec Dir
    4747 S. Elm Valley Rd Suttons Bay, MI 49682
    231-271-5752

  • Michigan Integrated Food & Farming Systems

    Jen Silveri, Co-Executive Director of Programs
    517-709-8271

  • Michigan State Horticultural Society
    Ben Smith, Exec Sec
    63806 90th Avenue Hartford, MI 49057
    269-424-3990

  • Michigan State Miller's Assn
    Patrick Doyle, President Mennel Milling Company
    301 N. Main St Dowagiac, MI 49047

  • Michigan Peach Sponsor
    Don Baiers, President
    PO Box 1035 Coloma, MI 490383

  • Michigan Pear Research Committee
    3140 S. Pere Marquette Hwy Ludington, MI 49431

  • Pickle & Pepper Committee for MSU Pickles
    Mary Hausbeck, MSU
    517-355-4576

  • Pickle Packers International, Inc.

    Brian Bursie, Executive Vice President
    1101 17th St NW STE 700, Washington, DC 20036
    202-331-2456

  • Michigan Potato Industry Commission

    Kelly Turner, Executive Director
    3515 West Rd. Suite A.
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    517-253-7370

  • Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee
    Mark Seamon, Exec Dir
    PO Box 287 140 W. Tuscola St Frankenmuth, MI 48734
    877-769-6424

  • North American Strawberry Growers Association
    Tom Stevenson
    Stevenson Strawberry Farm
    62 Berry Road
    Wayne, ME 04284
    207-689-5993

  • Sugarbeet Advancement
    Daniel Bublitz
    Plant and Soil Sciences Building
    1066 Bogue St. Room 286
    East Lansing, MI 48824
    517-353-0120

  • Beet Sugar Development Foundation
    Greg Dean, President
    800 Grant St, #300 Denver, CO 80203
    303-832-4460

  • Michigan Sugar Company
    Mark Flegenheimer
    PO Box 107 Caro, MI 48723
    989-673-2138

  • Michigan Tree Fruit Commission
    Mary Weinzweig, MSU Contact
    517-884-3877
  • Michigan Turfgrass Foundation

    Doug Johanningsmeier
    PO Box 27156
    Lansing, MI  48909
    517-321-1660

  • Michigan Vegetable Council
    Greg Bird, Exec Dir
    PO Box 277 1045 Strasburg Rd Erie, MI 48133
    734-848-8899

  • Western Michigan Greenhouse Assn
    Scott Klooster, President
    5895 East L. Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI  49048
    269-381-5003

  • Michigan Wine Collaborative
    David Miller, President
    PO Box 4243
    Traverse City, MI  49685
    269-561-2396 ext. 17

  • MI Celery Growers Research Council
    Mary Hausbeck
    612 Wilson Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824
    517-355-4576

  • MI Nut Growers Association
    Dennis Strahle
    12833 W. Clark Rd, Eagle, MI  48822
    517-204-8600

  • Chestnut Growers, Inc
    Corey Allen, President
    Benona Chestnuts, Owner
    Midwest Chestnut Producers Council, President
    Chestnut Growers Inc., Board Member and Operations Manager
    800-667-6704

  • MI Craft Beverage Council
    c/o MDARD
    Janelle Jagmin
    PO Box 30017, Lansing, MI 48909
    517-284-5742