Free Wine Education Opportunities at Lake Michigan College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Candice Elders Phone: 269-927-8875 Mobile: (269) 426-0320 E-mail: celders@lakemichigancollege.edu   Lake Michigan College Announces One Year of Free Tuition Lake Michigan College is offering free tuition to students for the 2021-2022 academic year. The plan, announced during Tuesday’s Board of Trustees meeting, covers full tuition and fees up to 30 credit…

MWC Press Kit Brief

  The Michigan Wine Collaborative (MWC) is made up of a wide variety of wine professionals and enthusiasts from all sectors of the wine industry. Our members include wineries, growers, suppliers & vendors, researchers & educators, government officials, retailers, hospitality, media, and more. We are big into the idea that MI wine is for everyone…

Tanks for Sale!

For Sale! 2 tanks: Punch-down fermenter with seed removal. Bought through prospero: https://prosperoequipment.com/product/fermenter-pip/ Each holds about 1650 gallons, ferments roughly 6 tons of must. Punch down unit never used because our tank room doesn’t have tall enough ceilings. Height without punchdown unit is 13.5 feet. With punchdown unit is 18.5 feet. Diameter is 6 feet.…

Spray Program Workshops for Midwest Vineyards

Workshop on building better spray programs for vineyards in the Midwest From: Timothy Miles, Michigan State University, Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences, and other members of the FRAME team. Attend this virtual workshop on March 2 or 4, 2021, to learn more about writing or recommending fungicide spray programs. Powdery mildew on grapes a…

MIOSHA Ambassador Visit

NSF is teaming up with the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) to provide free education and one-on-one guidance to help Michigan businesses minimize COVID-19 risks. The Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA)…

Michigan Beverage Collection Announced!

“Some 500 independent craft breweries and wineries can now shop for better value on health insurance for their employees through the new Michigan Beverage Collective (MBC). The MBC is an Association Health Plan that pools Michigan’s growing community of craft beverage makers and distributors into one buying group. It gets rates similar to large corporations on coverage from…

2021 Orchard & Vineyard Show

  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…