Green Media Advisory: Senator to attend agriculture tour through Frankenmuth, Reese, Bay City and Pinconning Friday

WHAT:

Agriculture tour through Frankenmuth, Reese, Bay City and Pinconning.

WHO:

Senate Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Chair Sen. Mike Green, R-Mayville; House Agriculture Committee Chair Rep. Kevin Daley, R-Lum; Reps. Ken Kurtz, R-Coldwater; Rep. Ken Horn, R-Frankenmuth; Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City; Marcia Hovey-Wright, D-Muskegon; Nancy Jenkins, R-Clayton; Ben Glardon, R-Owosso, Charles Brunner, D-Bay City; Joel Johnson, R-Clare; Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac.

WHEN:

Friday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

WHERE:

·         9 a.m. – Star of the West Milling Co., 121 E Tuscola, Frankenmuth;
·         10:45 a.m. – ADM dry bean processing facilities, 2455 Vassar Road, Reese;
·         Noon – MSU Research Farm, 3775 S. Reese Road, Frankenmuth;
·         1:30 p.m. – Michigan Sugar, 2600 S. Euclid Ave., Bay City; and
·         2:45 p.m. – Mr. Chips, 2628 N. Huron Rd., Pinconning.

WHY:

To highlight the importance of agriculture, ag-processing and agri-business to Michigan’s economy.