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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)
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.
July 16, 2015 | There hasn’t been any late blight confirmed in Michigan potatoes this year. Monitor fields when weather conditions are favorable for disease development.
June 25, 2015 | Knee-high corn may be hard to achieve by the 4th of July.
June 18, 2015 | Crop conditions are improving with increased temperatures.
June 4, 2015 | Planting nears completion across northeast Michigan.
May 21, 2015 | Planting is well ahead of schedule, but cool weather has been hard to shake.
May 14, 2015 | Field work continues between past and predicted showers.