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When: April 12, 2018
Where: MSU Extension office, 1040 S. Winter St., Adrian, MI 49221
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.

This workshop combines the business and food safety aspects of preparing and selling cottage foods safely and successfully. Learn what foods can be legally produced, how to label and sell them.

MSU Extension will be working with the MSU Product Center for Agriculture and Natural Resources to cover the business aspects of the Cottage Food Law.

Cost of the workshop is $20.00 and includes a certificate that states participant has taken food safety training related to Michigan Cottage Foods.

This workshop will be taught by Jeannie Nichols, MSU Extension Senior Food Safety Educator and Micah Loucks, MSU Product Center Innovation Counselor.

Registration for How to Start a Successful Cottage Food Business in MI - Lenawee County is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on April 10, 2018.


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 Jeannie Nichols at or 517-439-9301 ext. 314.