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June 18 Cultivate Michigan Farm Tour: Food Safety and Season Extension

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Cultivate Michigan Farm Tour: Food Safety and Season Extension

9:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Bellaire, Ellsworth, Petoskey, MI


The Michigan Farm to Institution Network (MFIN) and MSU Extension are offering a Cultivate Michigan Farm Tour focusing on food safety and season extension on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Learn about on-farm food safety and the steps growers take to keep food safe from the field to distribution at Friske Orchards in Ellsworth and Bear Creek Organic Farm in Petoskey. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited to 56 individuals, so register early!

This tour is an optional pre-conference opportunity of the 2019 Michigan Department of Education and the School Nutrition Association of Michigan Nutrition Conference at Shanty Creek in Bellaire, MI. More information and registration are available at the conference website. To register for this tour, please follow the "register now" button on the 2019 MDE-SNAM Nutrition Conference webpage and add "Pre-Conference: MSU Center for Regional Food Systems Tour" to your ticket selection. The tour cost is $35.


Colleen Matts

Farm to Institution Specialist | Core Partner, National Farm to School Network

Center for Regional Food Systems | Michigan State University

480 Wilson Rd | Rm 302B Natural Resources Building | East Lansing, MI 48824

(p) 517.432.0310 |

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