Marrone Bio Innovations, Partner Organizations To Host Great Lakes Restoration Initative Info Fair

Celebrate Completion of Major Reearch Milestone, Learn More about Great Lakes Restoration Projects and the Importance of Preserving and Restoring Natural Resources

PETOSKEY, MI – July 28, 2017 – Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASCAQ:MBII) is partnering with several organizations to host a Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Info Fair on Wednesday, August 2, at North Central Michigan College in Petoskey, Michigan. The public is invited to attend the event and learn more about the various organizations that work to restore habitat for native species of plants, fish and animals in the Great Lakes and other invaluable water resources.

WHEN:            Wednesday, August 2

TIME:              1-4 p.m. (snacks and beverages will be provided)

WHERE:         North Central Michigan College (
                        Student Center Cafeteria/Conference Center
                        Petoskey, Michigan
                        Conference rooms 3 & 4 (follow the signs)
WHY:              To learn more about the organizations working to protect & restore the Great Lakes and other valuable water resources

About the Information Fair
Scheduled speakers at the event will include:

  • Peter Olson, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Student Success, North Central Michigan College
  • The Honorable Larry Romanelli, Ogema (Chairman), Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
  • The Honorable Regina Gasco Bentley, Chairman, Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians
  • Jon W. Allan, Director of the Office of the Great Lakes with Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
  • Seth Herbst, Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator, Michigan Department of Natural Resources
  • Erika Jensen, Program Manager, Great Lakes Commission
  • Matt Clautcherty, Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council
  • Cindy Kolar, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Pamela Marrone, Founder and CEO of Marrone Bio Innovations

In addition to the speakers, attendees can also visit information tables to learn more about the various organizations working to preserve the Great Lakes and and other natural resources. Some of the organizations participating in the Information Fair event:

  • S. Geological Survey
  • Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council
  • State of Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Department of Natural Resources and Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Loyola University Chicago Institute of Environmental Sustainability
  • Marrone Bio Innovations

A key highlight of the upcoming event will be the display of the barge that was used to make the Zequanox applications for the Round Lake Restoration Project. Representatives from the U.S. Gological Survey will be on hand to explain how the application process works and why this barge is used for the applications.  The barge will be displayed in the Parking Lot 5 parking area, right outside of the building where the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Info Fair will be held.

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About Marrone Bio Innovations
Smart. Natural. Solutions.
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) strives to lead the movement to a more sustainable world through the discovery, development and promotion of biological products for pest management and plant health. MBI’s effective and environmentally responsible pest management solutions help customers operate more sustainably while uniquely improving plant health and increasing crop yields. MBI currently has six commercially available products (Regalia®, Grandevo®, Venerate®, Majestene®, Haven™ and Zequanox®) as well as eight product candidates in various stages of the company’s rapid development pipeline. MBI also distributes Bio-tam 2.0® for Isagro USA in the western U.S. and Jet-Ag® for Jet Harvest in most regions of the U.S.

Marrone Bio Innovations is dedicated to pioneering smart biopesticide solutions that support a better tomorrow for both farmers and consumers around the globe.  For more information, please visit

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For more information about this event contact:
Sally Behringer
(785) 218-9759

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