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  • Fawn with chronic wasting disease

    What is chronic wasting disease?

    Published on May 19, 2020

    Chronic wasting disease has been detected in many Michigan counties. Know the facts so that you can help slow the spread.

  • Good strawberry bloom on the left, frost damaged bloom on the right

    East Michigan fruit update – May 19, 2020

    Published on May 19, 2020

    The region experienced another major freeze event resulting in additional damage to flower buds in most tree fruits. Substantial rains brought two heavy apple scab infection periods and very wet soils. There are many black blossoms in strawberry fields.

  • Garden

    4-H gardening around Michigan

    Published on May 19, 2020

    Michigan’s gardening season is upon us and 4-H kids around the state have been busy getting ready for gardening too.