Our mission is to assist farmers, agriculturally‑related businesses, industries, families and individuals improve their lives and achieve their goals through an educational process that applies management, production and economic knowledge to critical issues, needs and opportunities.
We strive to integrate management skills and principals into the daily operations of farms and firms along with the programs provided by MSU Extension. To be an important part and a valued information resource providing tools vital to the continued growth of Michigan Agriculture as a leading industry in the state.
Published on April 18, 2018
Start your Thursday morning by joining field crop specialists and educators to talk about in-season production and pest management issues.
Published on April 12, 2018
A breakfast meeting on April 17 in St. Joseph County will focus on various tax laws, including the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, and how they will impact farmers in 2018. The meeting will also be available online.
Published on March 22, 2018
Land grant universities are looking to gain information on the impacts of VFD regulation through an electronic survey.
Published on March 16, 2018
Spring means deep tillage, trenching, posthole digging, tile-laying, building and other earth-moving activities on the farm. Be aware of pipeline and utility safety issues and call 811 when needed.
Published on March 14, 2018
A summary of Worker Protection Standard (WPS) training requirements and some resources to help you stay compliant.