Click here for: The Agricultural Marketing and Bargaining Board was abolished and the legislative authority transferred to the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD), effective July 15, 2007.
Click here for: The Pesticide Advisory Committee (PAC) was formed to consult and advise the Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture on issues concerning the use of pesticides in the state of Michigan. The Committee is established under the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Act 451, Part 83,
Click here for: The Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council is a 10-member Council established by the Legislature to promote Michigan's wine and wine grape-growing industries. New wineries are starting up in Michigan every year, wine grape acreage continues to grow, sales of Michigan wines are increasing, and the reputation of Michigan as a world-class wine region is gaining more national and international attention.
Click here for: Created by Executive Order 2005-13 and funded in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the Michigan Food Policy Council (MFPC) brings diverse food-related stakeholders together to recommend programs and policies to the Governor that improve Michigan?s food future.