40 Under 40, Class of 2023

Chad Reenders


Blue Mitten Winery LLC

Job Title

Blueberry Farmer


Chad Reenders has been farming blueberries since 2006 with his family. He’s a fourth-generation farmer. Recently, he started his own blueberry farm and also farms with his brother-in-law on 120 acres. Reenders is the president of the Michigan Blueberry Advisory Committee, representing farmers when it comes to issues big and small. He’s been dedicated to protecting their blueberry farms and farmers. Agriculture is the backbone of this great country!

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