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Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show

January 18 - January 19

Growers are encouraged to attend this two-day, premier educational program to discuss important issues for the Michigan fruit industry and much more.

The 2022 Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show is scheduled for Jan. 18-19 at the Grand Traverse Resort in Acme, Michigan. Registration opens at 8 a.m. on Jan. 18 and the cost for both days is $45 in advance and $50 at the door. The line is often long at the registration desk, so meeting attendees are encouraged to arrive well before the 9 a.m. start time. Both days will feature educational programs and vendor exhibits.

To pre-register, please visit: 2022 Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show

One registration (tree fruit or grape session) will give attendees access to both the tree fruit sessions and grape sessions for both days. If you are purchasing tickets on the webpage for multiple people, please put the names of all attendees in the notes section in the checkout. (The notes section can be found in the upper right of the cart screen, below the “Order Summary”).

The fruit industry luncheon and the grape luncheon will be Tuesday, Jan. 18. The Cherry Marketing Institute annual meeting and luncheon will be Wednesday, Jan. 19. Wednesday’s luncheon is free to cherry growers if they pre-register with the Cherry Marketing Institute by calling 517-669-4264 or emailing usacherries@gmail.com.

The exhibit hall will be open during the show to feature vendors of orchard and vineyard equipment and supplies, commodity organizations and other exhibitors.

Both Tuesday and Wednesday will offer a variety of topics relating to research and information on tart cherries, sweet cherries, apples and wine grapes addressing production and marketing. Cherry, apple and grape sessions will be held on both days. Tuesday’s sessions will conclude with a social hour.

The program is presented by the Grand Traverse Fruit Growers’ Council with collaboration from Michigan State University Extension and AgBioResearch, Cherry Marketing InstituteParallel 45, Michigan Wine Collaborative, and the MSU Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center.

For more information on the Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show, please call Jenn Zelinski at 231-946-1510 or email goodr100@msu.edu.


Grand Traverse Resort
100 Grand Traverse Resort Village Boulevard
Acme, MI 49690 United States
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(231) 534-6000