120 N. Washington Square, Suite 1000

Lansing, MI 48933

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120 N. Washington Square, Suite 1000

Lansing, MI 48933

Questions? Call us!

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Your support allows MGGC to have a larger representation on the important issues that matter to the future of greenhouse growers in Michigan.

MISSION

A Non-Profit Organization representing the interests of greenhouse growers at the state and national level, working to Protect and Strengthen the industry allowing it to remain profitable and sustainable.

MISSION

A Non-Profit Organization representing the interests of greenhouse growers at the state and national level, working to Protect and Strengthen the industry allowing it to remain profitable and sustainable.

BECOME A MEMBER

Your support allows MGGC to have a larger representation on the important issues that matter to the future of greenhouse growers in Michigan.

CFAP 2 Clarification Update

I have just received some good news for anyone filing for the CFAP 2. The new guidance that USDA has issued today says: “Be aware that for sales values on Greenhouse plants this will include the costs of the pots (not decorative), soil and tags which are a necessary part of the plant and shall be...

MDARD Announces 2020 Specialty Crop Block Grant Recipients

Lansing—The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development announced today the Michigan recipients of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crop Block Grant Program. The program offers federal funding to state departments of agriculture to support the specialty crop industry....

MiOSHA New Workplace Safety Orders

The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) within the Michigan Dept. of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) is one of the first state OSHA programs to promulgate rules which clarify the safety requirements employers must follow to protect their employees from COVID-19....

MDHHS Emergency Order on Gathering Limits and Face Coverings

To reduce confusion following last Friday's Supreme Court decision, the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) has issued orders that mirror executive orders that prevent and control the spread of COVID-19. This order covers the following: Masks must be worn over nose and mouth...

Greenhouse Industry eligible for CFAP 2.0 payments

The new “CFAP-2” funds are available irrespective of whether a producer applied for or received funding under the original CFAP. USDA has streamlined and refined its approach for various commodities; for nursery and floriculture, 2019 sales are the basis for calculating payment. Visit...

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

The online Grower to Grower Marketplace is a great service provided by MGGC.  I recently listed a piece of equipment, which I no longer need.  It was sold in about two weeks.  I am glad it is now in the hands of someone who will put it to use.   If you haven’t already – you should check it out! 

– Gord Berkenpas, GreenDorr Greenhouse

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