• 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 2

    The Michigan Manure Hauler Certification Program Value Proposition

    March 2, 2023 6:00PM – 7:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    This presentation will explain what the certification program is and why farmers will want to hire manure applicators who are certified through the Michigan Manure Hauler Certification Program.

  • 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.

  • Mar 6

    Grazing Sheep and Cattle in Solar Projects

    March 6, 2023 2:00PM – 3:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Learn more about the principals of solar grazing and managed grazing from a solar developer and sheep producer perspective in this informative presentation on dual-use solar projects.

  • Mar 7

    Chronic Disease PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) Online Workshop Series - March 7 - April 18

    March 7, 2023 – April 18, 2023 1-3 pm EST Online via Zoom

    PATH is designed to benefit adults with chronic or long-term health conditions including arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, emphysema, asthma, bronchitis, and depression. Family members, friends, and caregivers are also encouraged to attend the workshop.

  • Mar 7

    What Every Michigan Citizen Should Know about Solar Projects

    March 7, 2023 2:00PM – 3:00PM Virtual Via Zoom

    Utility scale solar projects can require a large land base often using cropland. Many communities are facing the decision of whether to allow these projects. Examine the pluses and minuses of solar projects with a non-biased, research-based approach.

  • Mar 8

    Gaining & Demonstrating Farm Management Experience - Tips for New Farm Managers

    March 8, 2023 10:00AM – 11:00AM Virtual Via Zoom

    Management experience helps provide support in establishing your farm. There's oftentimes obstacles with gaining and demonstrating enough management experience. Jon LaPorte will share tips on how to gain and demonstrate your farm management experience.