• Feb 28

    Forage Production 101

    February 28, 2023 9:00AM – 10:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    The basics of good forage production covered in this presentation will be good for beginner and intermediate forage growers looking for guidance concerning forage types and the associated markets, fertility, and seed selection.

  • Feb 28

    Designing cropping systems for healthier soils, improved biodiversity, and more profit

    February 28, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Learn how designing and evaluating cropping systems and practices can lead to improved production and profit while also generating positive environmental and sustainability outcomes.

  • Feb 28

    A Game of 20 Questions…Diagnosing Herbicide Injury in Field Crops

    February 28, 2023 11:00AM – 12:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Solving the mystery behind herbicide injury requires a combination of observation and fact finding. Learn specific sources of herbicide injury based on real cases from the MSU Plant & Pest Diagnostics over the past several years.

  • Mar 1

    Turning Your Hobby Into a Business

    March 1, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Do you want to turn your hobby into business? This transition involves several considerations, including organizational structures, record keeping, and more. Join Jon LaPorte to learn some helpful tips on successfully turning your hobby into a business.

  • Mar 1

    Building the Right Succession Plan for Your Farm

    March 1, 2023 11:00AM – 12:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Succession planning can be very daunting. Learn how to customize a plan utilizing tools and techniques available for successfully transferring the farm to the next generation.

  • Mar 2

    Growing for Schools: Crop Production and Planning

    March 2, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Interested in growing your crops directly for the school market. Join this session to learn more about considerations within crop production and planning that will help set you up for success.

  • Mar 3

    Pricing for Schools: Understanding Costs, Margins, Limitations and Opportunties

    March 3, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Are you interested in growing your crops for the school market? Join this session to learn more about costs, margins, limitations and opportunities to help set you up for success.

  • Mar 3

    2023 Michigan 4-H Dairy Conference

    March 3, 2023 – March 5, 2023 Ralph A. MacMullen Center 104 Conservation Dr. Roscommon, MI 48653

    Join 4-H youth and volunteers from around the state to take a deeper dive into dairy cattle nutrition during the Michigan 4-H Dairy Conference March 3-5, 2023.

  • Mar 4

    4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification Workshop

    March 4, 2023 8:00AM – 5:30PM Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center, Conservation Dr, Roscommon, MI 48653

    Interested in leading shooting sports with a 4-H club? Become a Certified Instructor at this one-day, hybrid workshop!

  • Mar 6

    Food Safety Q&A: Sharpen Your Knife Skills

    March 6, 2023 1:00PM – 1:30PM

    Join MSU Extension food safety educators as they dive into food safety topics each week and answer your questions.