Resources

  • Crop Insurance Product Decisions

    Published on March 6, 2014
    Crop insurance decisions for Michigan producers growing field crops in 2014, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Sampling Soils for Fertilizer and Lime Recommendations and Frequency of Soil Sampling (E0498)

    Published on November 14, 2013
    The frequency for soil sampling may vary from 1-4 years, depending on crops grown, crop rotation, soil texture and the approach used for sampling. Soil sampling farm fields is an investment that leads to profitable use of lime and nutrient inputs.

  • Farm Management Tools

    Published on July 31, 2013
    Learn more about how MSU Extension helps farm families manage their farm financial records and to make decisions using the Telfarm system.

  • Dairy Employment Survey Results

    Published on June 3, 2013
    This presentation summarizes the results of MSU Extension's Dairy Employment Survey Results.

  • Farm Information Resource Management (FIRM)

    Published on March 27, 2013
    Improve your life and achieve your goals through an educational process that applies management, production and economic knowledge to critical issues, needs, and opportunities.

  • Crop Insurance Decisions of Cherry Growers

    Published on March 26, 2013
    Risk management choices and crop insurance issues for tart cherry and sweet cherry growers, as presented by Roy Black, Professor of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics. (pdf)

  • USDA ACRE Program Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 4, 2013
    Producer decisions related to the Average Crop Revenue Election crop insurance program, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Market Outlook to Support Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 4, 2013
    Corn and soybean market outlook and its implications for crop insurance decisions, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Crop Insurance Decisions

    Published on March 3, 2013
    Crop insurance decisions for Michigan producers growing field crops, as presented by Roger Betz, MSU Extension farm business management educator. (pdf)

  • Basic farm business records: Part 1 & 2

    Published on March 24, 2014
    Learn more about the importance of business records and how to keep proper records.