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The 2014 Breakfast on the Farm programs will soon be completed, and it is time for interested farm families to apply to host a 2015 event.
Posted on August 29, 2014 10:14am by Nancy Thelen
A single brown marmorated stink bug adult and two nymphs were caught near Stevensville, Michigan during the week of Aug. 22-29, 2014.
Posted on August 29, 2014 9:48am by Julianna Wilson
To attain profitable wheat yields, it is important to achieve uniform wheat stands that can adequately develop before winter dormancy.
Posted on August 28, 2014 10:41pm by Martin Nagelkirk
Low cost land and a laidback lifestyle may seem appealing, but the basics of successful farming in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula are the same as everywhere else: careful planning, efficient use of resources, adaptability, commitment and good luck.
Posted on August 28, 2014 1:20pm by Jim Isleib
Southwest Michigan Hispanic Grower Cooperation improving profitability through farmer educational knowledge
Posted on August 27, 2014 10:30am by Mark Thomas
In an effort to connect consumers to Michigan farmers, Michigan State University Extension teamed up with Neiman’s Family Market to provide shoppers with a glimpse of a few farmers behind the food.
Posted on August 27, 2014 9:56am by Mary Dunckel
The MSU Nutrient Management Plot Tour on Sept. 10 will highlight applied agronomic research designed to address issues facing the Michigan field crops industry, including price volatility, climate change, soil health and environmental sustainability.
Posted on August 27, 2014 9:17am by George Silva
To fill the demand for local ingredients by our booming craft beer industry, both quality barley and quality malt must be produced.
Posted on August 26, 2014 12:06pm by Ashley McFarland
An update on corn rootworm and soybean aphid populations, as well information on when and if to spray for soybean aphids this late in the season.
Posted on August 25, 2014 3:11pm by Christina DiFonzo
Take this brief survey on identifying obstacles to economically and environmentally sustainable hop production.
Posted on August 25, 2014 12:53pm by Erin Lizotte