Traverse City Record-Eagle

May 11, 2013

Farm Focus in Brief: 05/11/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Scholarships offered

GRAND JUNCTION — The Michigan Frozen Food Packers Association will present up to three scholarships on June 19 at the Amway Grand in Grand Rapids.

While preference is given to students who have a relationship with an MFFPA member, priority is placed on food science majors who live in Michigan and are in the upper 50 percent of their class.

Deadline to apply is May 27. For complete details, call 269-434-6791 or email

Free webinar

EAST LANSING —The North Central Regional Center for Rural Development at Michigan State University is offering a webinar, “Maximizing Bioenergy Production During Wastewater Treatment,” at 12:30 p.m. May 22.

It’s part of a free series designed for business owners, entrepreneurs and other interested professionals in agriculture and related industries. To register, visit