Michigan Peach Sponsors

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Business Members of the Michigan Peach Sponsors

Moser Fruit Tree Sales, Inc.
5329 Defield Rd, Coloma, MI 49038
800-386-5600, 269-468-4356, fax 269-468-6510,
email: mattmoser@forfruittrees.com
web site http: www.forfruittrees.com

Full line of fruit tree nursery stock from the best nurseries in America. We are located in Coloma, Michigan in the Southwest corner of the state. Approximately 100 miles from the Chicago area, 160 miles from the Detroit area, and 150 miles from the Indianapolis area.

Dow AgroSciences
Leslie Abbott
69260 28th Street
Lawton, MI 49065

Crop protection products

Adams County Nursery, Inc.
P.O. Box 108
Aspers, PA 17304
717-677-8105, fax: 717-677-4124, e-mail: acn@cvn.net
web site: www.acnursery.com

Greg Orchards & Produce
Wholesale fruit - peaches in 25# cartons, minimum quantity is 1 carton
4949 N Branch Rd, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
269-944-1413, fax 269-944-5754
email gregorchards@qtm.net

Fresh peach/apple packer & shipper. Also: blueberries, pears, prunes, apricots, cider in season.

I-94 to exit 39. Left at stop sign. Go south at exit on Friday Rd to 3 way stop. Turn right. We are about 2 miles on right in Millburg.

International Plant Management, Inc.
Fruit variety management services
55826 60th Ave, Lawrence, MI 49064
269-806-7498, fax 269-674-3758
email wanda@intplant.com
web site: intplant.com

Culby Landscape Supplies
1010 Blue Creek Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

The Fruit Growers News
P.O. Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345
616-887-9008, fax 616-887-2666, e-mail: editor@fruitgrowersnews.com
web site: www.fruitgrowersnews.com

Monthly publication covering the nation's fruit industry

GreenStone Farm Credit Services
8302 Edgewood Road
Berrien Springs, MI 49103
269-471-9329, fax 269-471-9749, toll free: 800-968-1367
269-491-1182 (cell for Tyson Lemon), e-mail: melissa.rogers@greenstonefcs.com
web site: GreenStonefcs.com

Financial products and services. One of America's largest rural lenders. Headquartered in East Lansing, Michigan, Greenstone is the country's largest association in the Farm Credit System. We are a $5.7 billion organization with 21,000 members with 37 branches throughout Michigan and northeast Wisconsin.

Gowen Company
Rick Cater
15872 Stanton Rd.
West Olive, MI 49460
web site: www.gowanco.com

Producer of crop protection products including Imidan, Savey, Lorsban 75 WG, Nexter, Aza Direct

Van Well Nursery
P.O. Box 1339, Wenatchee, WA 98807
509-886-8189, fax 509-886-0291
e-mail vanwell@vanwell.net

Fruit tree nursery

Summit Tree Sales, Inc.
55826 60th Avenue, Lawrence, MI 49064
800-424-2765, fax 269-674-3758, e-mail summit@cybersol.com
web site: summittreesales.com

We sell for nearly all the major fruit tree nurseries around the country. Also small fruits. Services are free.

Stark Bro's Nurseries & Orchards Co.
P.O. Box 398
Louisiana, MO 63353
800-435-8733, fax: 573-754-3701, email: wholesale@starkbros.com
web site: www.starkbroswholesale.com

Hwy 54 W. -- located in historic Louisiana, MO -- on Mississippi River

Nursery--home orchard mailorder

Wilbur Ellis
925 S. M-140
Watervliet, MI 49098
293-944-1401, fax 269-944-3135

Retail Ag chemical, fertilizer, seed, and crop consulting

On M-140 6 miles south of Watervliet between Napier and Territorial Avenues

Watervliet Fruit Exchange
7821 Red Arrow Hwy, P.O. Box 146
Watervliet, MI 49098
269-463-3187, fax 269-463-3244, e-mail: wfex@sbcglobal.net

Co-op, Retail and wholesale peaches, plums, apples, pears. Coming soon other fruits and vegetables, juices. We carry a full line of agricultural supplies, fertilizers. Full line of home garden supplies, bulk seed, grass seed, fruit packaging supplies

From Exit 41 I-94 go north to 1st stoplight, make left turn and go 3/4 mi to business on right.

Non-profit affiliates

National Peach Council
22 Triplett Court, Dillsburg, Pa 17019

National organization representing interest of U.S. peach and nectarine growers. NPS actively lobbies Congress for concerns such as legislation concerning farm labor, crop insurance, agrichemicals, and the USDA for purchases of peaches for school lunch programs. Members receive Peach Times, a newsletter with news of national interest to peach and nectarine growers.

Michigan Farm Bureau, P.O. Box 30960, 7373 West Saginaw Highway, Lansing, Michigan 48909-8460.

Michigan branch of the national Farm Bureau organization, a multi-faceted group representing the agricultural industry in a wide array of projects. Their newletter is the "Michigan Farm News".