Beginning Farmer Webinar Series

Date: January 26, 2015 - April 29, 2015
Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
Location: Webinar
Contact: 906-387-2530, isleibj@anr.msu.edu.

Beginning producers and others with basic information needs are invited to participate in a series of twenty online programs addressing crop and livestock production, pest management and marketing on weekday evenings Jan. 26 through April 30, 2015.  Participants will learn the basic principles of a variety of production and marketing systems, and have an opportunity to ask questions of MSU agriculture experts. The live webinar presentations will begin at 7 p.m. EST and run until 9 p.m. EST. A $10 fee is charged for each webinar in the series, or $100 for the full series (50% savings!). A high-speed internet connection is required, and connection information will be emailed after registration. 

 

  • Jan. 26, 2015
    • Getting Started with Small Grain Production - Jim Isleib, MSU Extension
  • Feb. 2, 2015

    • Getting Started with Cover Crops in Organic Vegetable Crop Rotations - Jeremy Moghtader and Denae Friedheim, MSU
  • Feb. 4, 2015

    • Getting started with Integrated Pest Management - Erin Lizotte, MSU Extension
  • Feb 11, 2015

    • Getting Started with Manure Storage, Handling and Mortality Management on Small Farms - Shelby Burlew, MSU Extension
  • Feb 13, 2015

    • Getting Started with Beekeeping for Pollination and Honey - Ben Phillips, MSU Extension
  • Feb. 18, 2015

    • Getting Started with Value-Added Agriculture - Brenda Reau, MSU Extension
  • Feb. 23, 2015

    • Getting Started with Farm Food Safety - Phil Tocco, Mariel Borgman and Michelle Walk, MSU Extension
  • March 2, 2015

    • Getting Started with Sheep and Goat Management - Mike Metzger, MSU Extension
  • March 9, 2015

    • Getting Started with USDA Organic Certification - Vicki Morrone, MSU
  • March 11, 2015

    • Getting Started with Hops Production - Rob Sirrine and Erin Lizotte, MSU Extension
  • March 16, 2015

    • Getting Started with Season Extension - Collin Thompson, MSU
  • March 18, 2015

    • Getting Started with Marketing- Ron Goldy, MSU Extension
  • March 23, 2015

    • Getting Started with Small Fruit Production - Bob Tritten, MSU Extension
  • March 25, 2015

    • Getting Started with Beef Cow-Calf Production - Frank Wardynski, Kable Thurlow and Kevin Gould, MSU Extension
  • March 30, 2015

    • Getting Started with Direct Marketing - Julia Darnton, Beth Clawson and Michelle Walk, MSU Extension
  • April 1, 2015

    • Getting Started with Managing Soil, Irrigation and Fertilization Interactions - Ron Goldy, MSU Extension
  • April 6, 2015

    • Getting Started with Cover Crops in Field Crop Rotations - Paul Gross, MSU Extension
  • April 20, 2015

    • Getting Started with Poultry Production - Darrin Karcher, MSU
  • April 27, 2015

    • Getting Started with Small Farm Equipment - Fred Springborn, MSU Extension
  • April 29, 2015

    • Getting Started with Beef Feedlot Management - Frank Wardynski, Kable Thurlow and Kevin Gould, MSU Extension

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