May 22, 2014
Fruit Crop Guesstimate set for June 25

The 59th Annual Fruit Crop Guesstimate is scheduled for June 25 at the Hilton Grand Rapids Airport Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

The Guesstimate will start at 2:30 p.m. and a reception will follow at 5 p.m. Sponsored by the Michigan Frozen Food Packers Association (MFFPA), the Guesstimate will estimate the size of the upcoming peach, blueberry, sweet and tart cherry and apple crops.

Registration for the 2014 Guesstimate is $75 per person, due June 18. Send check and registration information to MFFPA, c/o True Blue Farms, P.O. Box 195, Grand Junction, MI 49056. Net proceeds will benefit the MFFPA Scholarship Fund.

The Hilton Grand Rapids Airport Hotel is located at 4747 28th St. SE in Grand Rapids. Call the hotel at 616-957-0100 to make a reservation, and tell them you are with MFFPA to get the special rate. Room rates are $124 per night, plus tax. The cutoff date for reservations is June 3.

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