Michigan State University Extension’s agriculture and agri-business management educational emphasis is on farm business issues, farm labor management, farm markets, and food, agriculture, natural resources, and bioeconomy business development and expansion.
December 10, 2013 | Rob Sirrine | Program offers incentives for farmers to undertake conservation activities.
December 9, 2013 | Gerald May | USDA-NRCS and MSU Extension demonstrate the functionality of tall warm season grasses as vegetative buffers when planted next to livestock facilities.
December 5, 2013 | Mallory Fournier | Establishing an integrated pest management program with diligent scouting is crucial for any farm.
December 2, 2013 | George Silva | The Integrated Crop and Pest Management Update for Agribusiness featuring MSU experts, pest management recommendations and pesticide certification credits is scheduled for December 13.
November 27, 2013 | Jerry Lindquist | The delayed harvest of grain crops in Michigan this year has put farm equipment operators and motorists at risk as they attempt to share the roadways in the month with the shortest daylight period of the year.
November 27, 2013 | Stan Moore | Employers can improve an employee’s ability to move from information to innovation by making sure to exercise this critical step.
November 27, 2013 | Jerry Lindquist | The bale grazing concept of devising ways to feed and care for livestock with less labor input continues to grow in popularity and expand in creativity.
November 27, 2013 | Curtis Talley Jr. | Knowing what should be included in cropland leases will help both lessee and lessor.
November 27, 2013 | Phil Durst | Farming is not done alone. Thanksgiving is an opportunity and a reminder to say thanks to those who have helped you throughout the year.
November 25, 2013 | Phil Tocco | Water conveyance systems for food safety purposes must be assessed regularly and the same way every time. Creating a standard operating procedure that explains how the assessment will be performed is a good method of standardization.
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Date: Jan 9, 2014
Location: Franklin Inn, 1070 E. Huron Ave., Bad Axe, MI 48413
Date: Jan 10, 2014
Location: AgroLiquid Headquarters, 3055 W. M-21, St. Johns, MI 48879
Date: Jan 14, 2014
Location: Cassopolis, MI
- Air Emissions and Animal Agriculture
- Drought Resources
- Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture
- Farm Information Resource Management (FIRM)
- Farm Management Tools
- Farm Soil Sampling
- Growing Michigan Agriculture Proceedings
- Helpful resources from MSU Extension educators
- Land Application Records and Sampling (E2824)
- Odor Management Plans