The Milk Messenger is the official publication of the Michigan Milk Producers Association, published regularly since June 1919.

The Milk Messenger covers association and industry issues as well as human-interest stories each month through editorials, news stories and features geared toward MMPA members.

The circulation of approximately 3,000 includes all MMPA members, milk handlers, milk haulers, university extension personnel, educators, agribusiness personnel and others interested in dairy marketing.

The Michigan Milk Messenger sells space for display ads, classified ads and member “freeliner” ads.

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Digital Requirements

Advertisements may be submitted in digital format, via e-mail to under the following conditions:

  • The ad is a press quality PDF submitted by the closing date..
  • If full page ads are intended to bleed, include .125’’ beyond image area. See Full Page-Bleed page size in specifications above.


Advertisements must be submitted to before the issue’s closing date to be included. The closing date is the 20th of the month prior to publication. For example, an ad in the January/February issue must be submitted by December 20.