Asparagus is one of Michigan’s dominant vegetable crops that stands alone as the only vegetable grown as a perennial crop in the state. Michigan ranks second in the nation for asparagus production.Newsletter Sign-up
Michigan State University Extension’s 2018 winter meetings offer updates on pest and crop management, as well necessary information on new regulations.
Attend sessions on pollinator conservation, climate change, H2A worker program, direct marketing and wine grape canopy management and winemaking practices.
Growers needing a few more credits in 2017 have until Dec. 31 to complete the online Desire to Learn IPM course.
Register and attend one of three Worker Protection Standards (WPS) and Respirator Fit-Testing meetings in January 2018 throughout Michigan.
The Beginning Farmer Webinar Series provides an information boost to new farm businesses. A new series will begin Jan. 17, 2018.