Date & Time
Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join us for a session to learn about MAEAP and get your questions answered by MAEAP verifiers, technicians and a panel of growers who have achieved MAEAP verification.   Hear from the panel members on what it took to get verified and how going through MAEAP has helped the farm. 

Moderator: Emily Reinart, Agriculture Ecology Specialist, Michigan Farm Bureau, Lansing, MI
12:00 pm    MAEAP – More than just a Sign
                •    Dan Busby - Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

12:15 pm    Panel of Growers and MAEAP Technicians  
                •    Symon Cronk - MAEAP 
Freemont, MI
                •    Dan Owens - Bankson Lake Farm, LLC 
                •    Lane Stotler - West Central Horticultural Research, Inc. & Peterson Farms
                •    Barb Roth - Railside Orchards and Red Barn Market
                •    Jack King - King Orchards

12:45 pm    Q & A for panel members

12:55 pm    Closing remarks

Emily Reinart - Michigan Farm Bureau
Dan Busby - MDARD - MAEAP
Symon Cronk - Newaygo Conservation District
Jack King -
Dan Owens -
Jamie Delgado - Railside Orchards
Lane Stotler -