FARM BANKRUPTCIES: Farm bankruptcies declined nationally last year, but many farmers are still struggling financially, even if they received federal payments. Farmers from Shiawassee and Ingham counties, and experts from GreenStone Farm Credit Services based in East Lansing, Michigan Farm Bureau and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. For news, business and agriculture sections. By Elaine Mallon. FOR GRAND RAPIDS BUSINESS, MICHIGAN FARM NEWS, MONTMORENCY, ALCONA, GREENVILLE, TRAVERSE CITY, IONIA, CLARE, BLISSFIELD, HILLSDALE, COLDWATER, HOLLAND CRAWFORD COUNTY, FOWLERVILLE, CORP! MANISTEE, BENZIE COUNTY, CORP!, STURGIS, THREE RIVERS, LUDINGTON, CHEBOYGAN, HERALD REVIEW AND ALL POINTS.