Developing research for agriculture that supports Oceana, Mason & Newaygo Counties

RESEARCH STATION & FARM

BE A PART OF THE WCMHR, Inc. Board!!!

We are currently seeking nominations for the Vice Presidency seat with the WCMHR organization board. Nominated individuals must be a member of the WCMHR organization. The election will be held at the Annual Board Meeting during the first quarter of 2022. All interested participants please have your nomination form in by December 31, 2021. For more detailed information please click on the link below for the Membership Application and the Nomination Letter and Form. Any questions please email pparsons@petersonfarmsinc.com.

Board Seat Nomination Packet
WCMHR, Inc. Membership Form

COMMUNITY EVENTS

WANT TO HELP – BE A DONOR!!!

The Versiti Blood Centers and the West Michigan Research Station has teamed up to host the bimonthly Hart Community Blood Drive. One hour of your time will help save THREE lives!!! The next Blood Drive will be on December 2, 2021 between 2pm-7pm. Appointments Preferred please see details and information in the flyer below.

GRAND OPENING

The WCMHR, Inc. recently hosted the Grand Opening of the Earl & Linda Peterson Research Station on August 5, 2021. Several speakers were present at the Grand Opening ceremony including Earl Peterson of Peterson Farms Inc.

OUR VISION

Utilize all community, state, processor and educational stakeholders to build a facility that will hold a training room (120) , conference room, laboratory and fabrication facility.

Grower group collaborate with MSU extension on all assigned agriculture projects.

Training/ Meeting facility available for all community Non-Profits groups

Introduce a “Young Farmer” program back to the community and supply tools and land needed to support the program.

Partner with “MAEAP” and “Land Conservation” to ensure we explore all alternative energy possibilities and the agriculture practices are environmentally best in class.

Collaborate with the “Historical Society” to document Agriculture in the three counties.

The West Michigan Research Station has been built, and we have the Founders Club to thank for their generous donation to make the dream a reality. While the Founders Club is set, you still have the opportunity to make a generational difference in West Central Michigan agriculture. The West Central Michigan Horticultural Research, Inc. is continuing to raise funds to maintain the legacy of the West Michigan Research Station.

DONATE HERE


Contact Us

For More Information:
Patricia Parson, Administrator
231-861-6333 x 294
pparsons@petersonfarmsinc.com


Our Address

5185 N. Oceana Dr.
Hart, MI 49420


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