National Hay Association

"Not for Self, but for All"

124th NHA Annual Convention

  • 25 Sep 2019
  • 28 Sep 2019
  • Grand Traverse Resort and Spa-Acme, Michigan


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Registration for this event is on a per company basis. There are extra charges for a few events. Online registration starts June 1, 2019.

If you have questions, please call Sue at the NHA Office 615-854-5574 or email her at

The 124th National Hay Association Convention will be held at the beautiful Grand Traverse Resort & Spa (GTRS) in Acme, Michigan on September 25-28, 2019.  

President Bob McDowell and Bernadette have a convention planned that will allow for old friends to reacquaint and new friends to be welcomed! You can bid on silent auction items, relax and catch up in the Hospitality Room, or take a stroll through the Gallery of Shops!

  • Don't miss the Welcome Reception on Wednesday evening featuring a few priceless auction items!
  • On Thursday, come along on the all-day trip to Mackinac Island or play a round of golf onsite at The Wolverine Golf Course
  • Thursday afternoon, a meeting for all Associate Members will be held.   
  • Start the day Friday at the Continental Breakfast and Trade Show and then stop in for the Board meeting and presentation by renowned Agriculture and Business Speaker, Damian Mason.  
  • A Ladies Lunch will be served at noon for young and old!  
  • Breakfast and the Trade Show will be open again on Saturday morning. Business will be finalized by the NHA Board and several speakers will be introduced, including Dr. Rocky Lemus from Mississippi State.  
  • And you won't want to miss the Saturday evening 2019 Annual NHA Banquet and special program!

Click here for a complete agenda of events!

Regarded as a premier Michigan vacation destination, the GTRS has been ranked among the nation's finest resorts with accolades from Golf Digest, USA Today, Forbes, TripAdvisor, and others.

Here is what waits for you at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa:

  • 900 acres of Northern Michigan landscape
  • 7,000-square-foot Spa Grand Traverse
  • Nearly 600 guest rooms and condominiums
  • Five restaurants and lounges, including Aerie Restaurant & Lounge on the 16th floor
  • Gallery of Shops
  • Three championship golf courses including The Bear by Jack Nicklaus, The Wolverine by Gary Player, and Spruce Run by William Newcomb
  • Four indoor/outdoor pools and several indoor/outdoor hot tubs
  • Indoor Water Playground
  • 100,000-square-foot Health Club with five indoor tennis courts
  • Nearby Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel
  • Easy to reach destination

To Make Hotel Reservations, Click HERE 

Or call 1-800-236-1577 and tell them you are with the NHA

Questions?  Call Sue at 615-854-5574 or send an email to


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Green, OH 44232

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