• Feb 28

    Grain Processing and its Effects on Rumen Health in Beef Cattle

    February 28, 2024 6:00PM – 7:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Learn more about the different grain processing options, primarily for corn, including how that affects grain and overall diet digestibility and the rumen environment. Discuss various scenarios and their appropriateness for different cattle types.

  • Feb 29

    Preserving MI Harvest-Pressure Canning

    February 29, 2024 1-2 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. ET Zoom Webinar

    Discover how to safely preserve low acid foods at home using your pressure canner.

  • Feb 29

    Artisan Cheese Workshop

    February 29, 2024 – March 2, 2024 Michigan State University Dairy Plant, 474 S. Shaw Lane, E. Lansing, MI 48824

    This 3-day workshop will teach participants the basics of cheesemaking and participants will make 3 different cheeses. No prior experience is necessary. The course is designed for those who plan to/are produce cheese commercially.

  • Feb 29

    The World Under Our Feet: Biological Soil Health in Vegetable Production

    February 29, 2024 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Organic matter plays a critical role in soil health. Learn about how the interactions between organic and plant matter influences soil biological health and in turn successful crop production. RUP and CCA Credits offered.

  • Feb 29

    Online February Self-Care Series: Forgiving and Letting Go

    February 29, 2024 12:00PM – 1:00PM

    The February Self-Care Series is for anyone who wants to learn skills to reduce stress and to increase enjoyment in their life, no matter the season. There’s no better month to celebrate self-love than February!

  • Feb 29

    Mitigating Herd Diseases through Surface Water Management

    February 29, 2024 6:00PM – 7:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Climate change readiness is a growing concern. This presentation will discuss moving water away from farm facilities to mitigate disease and environmental contamination.

  • Feb 29

    Pasture Poultry

    February 29, 2024 7:00PM – 8:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    The presentation will focus on small-scale broiler chicken and turkey production on pastures using chicken tractors. Pasture management, manure management, and mortality disposal will be key areas of discussion.

  • Feb 29

    Building Strong Adolescents Webinar Series February-March 2024

    February 29, 2024 – March 28, 2024 7:00pm-9:00pm EST online

    Building Strong Adolescents is a FREE online course for parents of adolescents ages 9-16 to learn strategies for helping teens develop the assets they need to be successful.

  • Mar 1

    Michigan Beekeepers Association & MSU Extension Spring Conference

    March 1, 2024 – March 2, 2024 219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824

    The Michigan Beekeepers Association Spring Conference is a great place to learn about beekeeping and honey bee health!

  • Mar 1

    Becoming an Insect Investigator

    March 1, 2024 10:00AM – 11:00AM

    You can sleuth out what’s eating your vegetables by gathering evidence at the “scene of the crime,” using the same evidence-based approach. It’s not only fun, it also will help you protect your vegetables from future issues. RUP and CCA Credits offered.