Michigan State University Extension’s focus on horses, ponies, donkeys and mules provides educational resources and activities for both youth and adult equine owners.
November 17, 2011 | Doo-Hong Min | One of the most important factors affecting successful forage establishment begins with purchasing high quality forage seed.
November 17, 2011 | Dale R. Mutch | If you have ideas on enhancing sustainable agriculture on farms, you still have time to submit an individual, partner or group NCR-SARE Farmer Rancher Grant.
November 4, 2011 | Tom Guthrie | Plan to make appropriate adjustments for shelter and protection from winter weather for your horse.
November 4, 2011 | Tom Guthrie | Sacrifice lots can be used as an equine management tool to provide an area for exercise while protecting pasture areas.
November 1, 2011 | Joanne Davidhizar, Kendra Wills, Colleen Matts, Jekeia Murphy | Michigan State University assists communities, agricultural producers and school personnel in increasing Michigan foods in the menus of local schools.
October 26, 2011 | Phil Kaatz | Weigh these factors to determine the right answer for the final cut of your alfalfa fields.
October 25, 2011 | Stan Moore | MSU Extension Agricultural Employer Checklist helps agricultural employers stay current.
October 11, 2011 | Phil Durst | Exit interviews with departing employees can provide valuable information to farm managers to help sharpen management, correct mistakes and retain employees
October 6, 2011 | Mary Dunckel | Over 1,000 people experienced life on a modern dairy farm in Pickford, Michigan.
October 5, 2011 | Roberta Osborne | GAAMPs for Manure require yearly manure sampling and testing, records of manure applications and recent soil tests. Fall is a good time to review your records.
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Date: Sep 16, 2014
Location: Online Webinar
Date: Oct 25, 2014 - Oct 26, 2014
Location: W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI, 49060
Date: Nov 21, 2014 - Nov 23, 2014
Location: Kettunen Center, 14901 4-H Drive, Tustin, MI, 49688
- Air Emissions and Animal Agriculture
- Animal Heat Stress Management Resources
- Behavioral Considerations When Housing Horses (E3161)
- Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture
- Equine Feed and Welfare Resources
- Farm Information Resource Management (FIRM)
- Growing Michigan Agriculture Proceedings
- Hay and Pasture for Michigan Horses (E2305)
- Health Considerations When Housing Horses (E3162)
- Michigan CNMP DLL Template
- Michigan Equine News
- MSU Environmental Quality for Agriculture
- MSU Horse Teaching & Research Center
- MSU’s Animal Welfare and Behavior Group
- Odor Management Plans