All sessions and workshops offered in the education programs of the Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable and Farm Market EXPO and the Michigan Greenhouse Growers EXPO will be open to all attendees ( (except for the greenhouse workshop on Thursday which requires an additional fee). A multitude of topics will be covered in presentations by university researchers and extension specialists from Michigan State University and many other universities and research stations across the United States and Canada. There will also be presentations by growers, farm marketers and others involved with fruit, vegetable and greenhouse production and marketing. Click Here to download a copy of the Conference Brochure (4.3 Mb).
Speakers in each education session have been asked to submit a brief summary of their presentation. Copies of the presentation summaries will be compiled by session and distributed during each session. The summaries will also be posted on the EXPO's website (click here) after the EXPO.
Educational posters will be available for viewing in the Grand Gallery of DeVos Place outside the meeting rooms.
Education Credits for Michigan Pesticide Applicators and Certified Crop Advisors
Many of the education sessions will offer a re-certification points for
Michigan Private and Certified Pesticide Applicators and continuing education
units for Certified Crop Advisors. Instructions and necessary MDA
or MCCAP forms will be issued at each eligible session. The conference
program you receive at the EXPO will indicate the specific sessions
in which education credits will be available. Available credit information
will be included in the listing of education sessions
on the website in mid-November.
Education programs supported by: