See how membership in the Michigan Maple Syrup Association can benefit your interest in all things maple!

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

Annual Membership Meeting*

  • Provides updates on the industry, educational opportunities, access to vendors, supplies, and resources for your maple business

Fall Tour*

  • Provides an opportunity to see other member operations

Newsletter

  • Published three times per year

  • Includes informational updates on MMSA and national maple events

  • Provides research findings of interest to the industry and educational materials regarding the production and marketing of Michigan maple products

  • Resources for maple equipment and supplies

Industry Affiliations

  • International Maple Syrup Institute (IMSI) which promotes and markets the industry and includes both U.S. and Canadian producers and processors

  • North American Maple Syrup Council (NAMSC) which is comprised of 16 member states and provinces that promote and support maple research

Marketing Collateral for promotion of products and education about maple sugaring*

  • Brochures:

    • It’s Spring in Michigan: Welcome to Maple - tri-fold brochure on the history and how-to of sugaring in Michigan

    • Some Observations and Facts About Michigan Maple Syrup Production - simple card of quick facts and maple jargon (includes a few recipes)

    • Michigan Maple Syrup: the sweetness of Michigan is our first attempt at a brochure to help members advertise their products in a joint project (it lists 22 members who “bought” advertising space to jointly fund the project)

    • Michigan Maple Syrup Recipes - 16 page booklet of recipes from the kitchens of Michigan’s leading maple producers (tried and true recipes your customers will love!)

  • Other Promotional Items:

    • Maple Syrup For Sale Sign, features the IMSI Pure Maple Syrup Logo

    • Maple Syrup License Plate, features the IMSI logo

  • To order: click here for the MMSA Sale Items Form

Inclusion in MMSA website Membership Directory Listing with option for Premium Listing opportunity

In addition to all the benefits noted above - MMSA membership connects you to 200 other sugar-makers sharing both friendship and knowledge of the industry, provides access to educational and research centers, as well as industry regulatory offices.

*Fees for registration and purchase of marketing materials are not included in your membership dues.



Producer
50.00

A person, family, company or organization who produces, packs or prepares, for profit, any maple product.

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Hobbyist
30.00

A person, family, or organization who produces maple syrup for use by family and friends, sells a small amount or simply has an interest in maple.

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MMSA Premium Directory Listing
50.00

Includes basic directory listing (name, address, phone, email) along with:

  • Interactive map of places to buy maple syrup

  • Website Link

  • Social Media link - (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)

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PRINT AND MAIL IN FORMS: Memberships and/or Directory Listing


Checks payable to MMSA

Mail payment to:
Arnie Hammel
725 E Ward St
Shephed, MI 48883