Michigan is home to 20 million acres of forestland, supporting more than 125,000 jobs and contributing more than $17 billion to Michigan’s economy. MSU Extension’s forestry programs help landowners become effective stewards of our forests.

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  • Ten forest myths

    Published on April 2, 2018

    Forests, forestry and the forest industry are among the most environmentally friendly of human activities, contrary to common perspectives.

  • Worried about oak wilt?

    Published on March 30, 2018

    Remember the no-prune dates of April 15 – July 15 to reduce the chance of oak wilt infection.

  • Fast Money

    Published on March 29, 2018

    How much money is that big tree worth? Most likely a lot less than you think.

  • Is that a big forsythia?

    Published on March 15, 2018

    Witch hazel is the earliest and latest blooming tree of the year.

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