Save the Date for the Virtual Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show on January 19-21, 2021
A new format and free registration will be offered at the 2021 Show!
Grape educational sessions will be held from 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM on January 19 and 20. P45 will hold its annual meeting in conjunction with the sessions on January 20th. Stay tuned for an update as to specific session topics.
Additionally, the Michigan Winegrape Collaborative will host their annual meeting on Jan 21 – tentatively scheduled from 10:00 – 12:00 PM. A full program agenda will be released in the coming weeks
Registration and Credits
Stay tuned for registration details.
Registration will be required and free of charge.
All registrations will be due by 11:59 PM on Jan 18th. The first 250 participants that register will receive a goodie bag containing promotional materials and swag from Orchard and Vineyard show sponsors.Please note that all participants that wish to attend the meetings must register in advance to receive an email invitation containing the Zoom link.Even if growers cannot participate on the day of the show, the links to the presentations will be available for a limited time after the event only to those that register in advance. Participants will be eligible to receive MDARD pesticide recertification credits and Certified Crop Advisor credits.
Are you new to Zoom?
If you are new to Zoom, it is best to download the app and practice connecting before the day of the show. Zoom can be downloaded and installed on a computer by visiting https://zoom.us/
download, on an iPhone from the Apple App Store, or on an Android from Google Play. The Zoom Support website also has a wealth of information including “how to” guides, a test meeting room, and frequently asked questions that you may want to explore.
The program is co-sponsored by the Grand Traverse Fruit Growers’ Council, Michigan State University Extension and AgBioResearch, C
herry Marketing Institute, Parallel 45 and the MSU Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center
The MWC Annual Meeting will take place on January 20th. Stay tuned for details.