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April 17, 2014 | Mark Seamon | Crop residue removal decisions should be field specific.
April 16, 2014 | Curtis Talley Jr. | Landowners and mineral owners in Michigan are receiving offers to sell rather than lease their mineral rights. Part 1 defined “mineral property” and “partnering together” with the buyer.
April 16, 2014 | Curtis Talley Jr. | Landowners and mineral owners in Michigan are receiving offers to sell rather than lease their mineral rights. There are many things to consider both short term and long term when evaluating the sale of mineral rights.
April 15, 2014 | Dennis Stein | Staying current on commodity markets requires regular updates on changes which is the focus of a webcast scheduled for April 29, 2014.
April 11, 2014 | Lina Rodriguez Salamanca | With the temperatures we experienced during winter, what was the fate of plant pathogens? Follow these integrated pest management (IPM) tactics to limit plant diseases.
April 11, 2014 | Bruce MacKellar | While spring has been late in arriving, growers in Southwest Michigan are thankful for the return of a week of daytime high temperatures above the freezing mark.
April 10, 2014 | Fred Springborn | After a long winter, spring work has yet to begin in West Central Michigan.
April 10, 2014 | Dan Rossman | The long, cold winter is now behind us. A period of warm, dry weather is needed before field work will begin.
April 10, 2014 | Stan Moore | Employers who look to employee handbooks as policy manuals meant to keep them out of trouble are missing other opportunities.
April 9, 2014 | Mike Staton | A new study on soybean planting depth may have producers reconsidering shallow planting depths.
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Date: Apr 22, 2014
Date: Apr 24, 2014
Location: Washtenaw Intermediate School district, 1819 South Wagner Road Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Date: Apr 29, 2014
- 2012 Weed Control Guide for Field Crops (E0434)
- 2012 Weed Control Guide for Vegetable Crops (E0433)
- Advanced Soil Organic Matter Management (E3137)
- Breakfast on the Farm
- Crop Production in the U.P.
- Enviroweather Weather Data and Pest Modeling
- Farm Information Resource Management (FIRM)
- Farm Soil Sampling
- Fertilizer Recommendation Program
- Field Crops Team
- Forage Information Systems
- Growing Michigan Agriculture Proceedings
- Integrated Pest Management Resources
- Michigan State University Bioeconomy Network
- Michigan State University Extension Bioenergy
- Mid-Michigan Variety Trials
- MSU Diagnostics Lab
- Restricted Use Pesticide (RUP) test locations
- Soil and Plant Nutrient Lab
- TARE Variety Trials
- Weather - Drought
- Weed Management in Wheat (E2602)