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MSU Extension, Presque Isle County
106 E. Huron Ave., Suite C
Rogers City, MI 49779
Specific Areas of Interest:
Sustainable agriculture, agricultural decision-making and integrated pest management
Counties of Primary Responsibility:
Northeast Lower Michigan including Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Montmorency, Oscoda, Otsego and Presque Isle (primary)
May 13, 2016 | Cool, wet weather in the forecast is likely to delay planting progress.
May 5, 2016 | Fieldwork was just beginning before spring rains moved into the region.
April 28, 2016 | Extended winter finally gives way to normal spring weather in the northeast region.
April 18, 2016 | Researchers will partner with Michigan growers to conduct extensive soil health and crop monitoring aimed at identifying practices that can jumpstart soybeans.
March 17, 2016 | MSU researchers placed cages in fields to measure yield loss from deer feeding on soybeans.
December 21, 2015 | Participants will receive field crop production and pest management highlights to prepare for the 2016 growing season.
November 17, 2015 | Pesticide applicator training and certification programs improve pesticide use practices in Michigan by ensuring certified applicators receive up-to-date information on pesticide regulation, handling and application.
November 17, 2015 | A second year of soybean research in Presque Isle County finds no significant yield response to gypsum application, contradicting 2014 results.
August 13, 2015 | Wheat harvest has wrapped up and growers turn their attention to developing corn and beans.
July 30, 2015 | Dry weather is setting up a timely wheat harvest, but other crops face moisture stress.