Additional Resources for Michigan Food and Agriculture Business Development

MDARD supports food and agriculture businesses and programs throughout the state and below is a list of additional available resources to help you grow and prosper. (If you have a link to submit for this list, please contact JagminJ@michigan.gov.)

Michigan Agriculture Industry Links

Food Industry Links

  • Cottage Food Checklist - Resources to educate the public regarding the regulations and requirements for "cottage foods."
  • MSU Center for Regional Food Systems - Engaging the people of Michigan, the US, and the world in developing regionally integrated, sustainable food systems.
  • Michigan Good Food Fund - A $30 million public-private partnership loan fund that provides financing and business assistance to good food enterprises that benefit underserved communities across Michigan.