Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019
6 - 8 p.m.

Allen Market Place
1629 E. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48912

Are you interested in starting a commercial food business based on your favorite recipes, or as a value-added agriculture product? Perhaps you would like to go beyond the limits of the Michigan Cottage Food Law and become licensed. This session will focus on basic food processing, licensing and other legal requirements, marketing, business planning, and related topics. The class will be taught by MSU Product Center Innovation Counselor, Diane Longanbach.  

Cost: $20 per person

(Parking in back; enter through the north doors of the complex.)

Cancellation Fee: Cancellations received after Oct. 18, 2019 will be assessed a $10 cancellation fee.

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Registration for Starting A Commercial Food Business - LansingAllenComm is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 18, 2019.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For more information about the program contact Diane Longanbach at longbach@msu.edu or 517-526-7895.