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Sep 13, 2021 - Michigan Craft Beverage Council Now Accepting 2022 Research Grant Proposals
Proposals must be received no later than 3 p.m. on Monday, October 25
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Craft Beverage Council (MCBC) announced today it is accepting 2022 research grant proposals with a maximum grant award of $4...
Jun 30, 2021 - Raise a Commemorative Glass to Michigan Beer Month!
(LANSING, Mich.) — As part of this year’s “Michigan Beer Month” celebration, the Michigan Brewers Guild has announced that a one-of-a-kind commemorative pint gl...
Jun 23, 2021 - The 2021 ‘Discover Michigan Farm Fun’ Directory Features Engaging Activities for all Ages on Farms across the State
The Michigan Agritourism Association just released its 2021 edition of Michigan’s Agricultural Tourism Directory, a popular guide for finding fun, hands-on acti...
Jun 18, 2021 - Michigan Brewers Guild Announces Return of Beer Festivals
Tickets for Three August / September Festivals Go On Sale June 24
(LANSING, Mich.) — The Michigan Brewers Guild is excited to announce three upcoming beer festival dates after more than a year hiatus. Tickets for all three eve...
May 12, 2021 - Michigan Wine Collaborative Announces May is ‘Michigan Wine Month’
The Michigan Wine Collaborative (MWC) is thankful to Governor Gretchen Whitmer for the opportunity to officially announce May 2021 as Michigan Wine Month. The ...
Apr 29, 2021 - Michigan Brewers Guild Releases Annual Magazine
(LANSING, Mich) – The Michigan Brewers Guild has just released the 2021 edition of its annual publication, Michigan. The Great Beer State, with 75,000 copies of...
Apr 29, 2021 - 2021 Michigan Wine Country Magazine Released for Michigan Wine Month
Just in time for Michigan Wine Month (May), the 2021 edition of Michigan Wine Country magazine is now available. Now in its 31st year of publication, Michigan W...
Mar 30, 2021 - Michigan Craft Beverage Council Announces 2020 Grape and Hop Inventory Results
LANSING, Mich. – The results of the 2020 Michigan Grape and Hop Inventory are promising for Michigan’s craft beverage industry. There are 3,375 wine grape acres...
Mar 17, 2021 - Saluting the Women of St. Julian Winery
(PAW PAW, Mich)—Women have always been a strong part of the story of St. Julian Winery, starting with Avelia – the wife of founder Mariano Meconi and mother of ...
Feb 5, 2021 - Michigan Craft Beverage Council Announces Recipients of 2021 Research Grants
Grants support Michigan’s craft beer, hard cider, spirits, and wine industries
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Craft Beverage Council (MCBC) has announced that nine projects will receive funding through its 2021 research grant program. MCBC...
Dec 30, 2020 - Michigan Brewers Guild Cancels 2021 Winter Beer Festival
(LANSING, Mich) — In the interest of health and safety in the continued wake of COVID-19, the Michigan Brewers Guild has made the sad decision to cancel its upc...