March is agriculture month. We honor and celebrate Michigan’s farmers, the diversity of products grown and processed in our state, and the partnerships that keep our food and agriculture industry thriving.

Michigan has 300+ commodities = 2nd most diverse ag industry state

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2%
of the U.S. population is involved in agriculture

17%
of state’s employment

The average U.S. farm feeds 166 people

Food & ag contributes $104.7 billion to Michigan’s economy


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Events

  • Mar 4

    Michigan State Rabbit Breeders Association, Inc., Annual Convention and Show

    March 4, 2022 – March 6, 2022 MSU Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education, 4301 Farm Ln, Lansing, MI 48910

    The Michigan State Rabbit Breeders Association (MSRBA) will host its annual Convention Quad Show Weekend March 4-6.

  • Mar 7

    Better Process Control School - March 2022

    March 7, 2022 – March 17, 2022 Online via zoom

    The Better Process Control School offers a course on food safety. At the end of the course, participants will have successfully completed their certification to handle low-acid and/or acidified foods.

  • Mar 8

    Project FISH Fishing Instructor Workshop

    March 8, 2022 – March 9, 2022 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day Rm. 152 Natural Resources, 480 Wilson Road, East Lansing, MI 48824

    This is a 2 day workshop with hands on education to prepare you for starting/maintaining a youth community fishing program.

  • Mar 11

    ANR Awards Program

    March 11, 2022 11:00AM – 12:15PM Online via Zoom

    Join us in celebrating our outstanding CANR alumni, faculty, supporters and those who have made outstanding contributions to Michigan agriculture and natural resources.

  • Mar 15

    Give Green Day

    March 15, 2022 12:00AM – 11:59PM

    Spartans will come together to give to the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources.