Join the MCFA

MCFA logo colorCentennial Farm families are eligible for membership in the Michigan Centennial Farm Association, an affinity group of farmers who have obtained Centennial and/or Sesquicentennial farm status.

The Michigan Centennial Farm Association partners with the Historical Society of Michigan to offer a  joint MCFA-HSM membership. This new partnership offers exciting benefits that only Centennial Farm owners who are Association members receive. HSM assists with a number of critical functions for the MCFA and also extends its membership benefits to our members. Your membership dues will help continue both organizations’ commitment to honoring our state’s agricultural heritage.

As a Joint MCFA-HSM member, your benefits will include, but are not limited to:

  • New MCFA Newsletter, the newly designed newsletter now put together by HSM staff on our behalf, is published semiannually, and keeps members up to date on current MCFA news, events, awards, and much more.
  • MCFA Meeting, an annual meeting, in which centennial farm owners celebrate Michigan’s rich agricultural heritage by sharing stories and memories with other owners from around the state.
  • The Chronicle, a quarterly membership magazine published by HSM, features a centennial farm spotlight and lists recently certified Centennial Farms. The magazine also contains stories of Michigan’s past, statewide news on historical happenings, a calendar of events, and more!
  • Conference Discounts, HSM members receive discounts to all HSM conferences held throughout the state. Each conference covers a wide range of topics relating to Michigan history, including agriculture, automobile, and military history.
  • Much more, including regular email updates if desired, updated news on Centennial Farms, a revamped MCFA website that will include more information, and other enhancements available to our members.

Two joint membership levels are available to choose from; each includes the benefits listed above:

  • MCFA-HSM Joint…………..……………………..$35
    • Includes membership to HSM and MCFA
  • Enhanced MCFA-HSM Joint…………………..$50
    • Includes membership to HSM and MCFA
    • Adds a subscription to Michigan History, a 64-page award-winning magazine

Printable MCFA-HSM Joint Membership Form

If you have questions about the membership or either organization, please contact the Historical Society of Michigan at (800) 692-1828 or