Published on April 13, 2020
This webinar was created for private applicators looking to review the core manual before taking the verbal test with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD).
Published on April 9, 2020
MSU agricultural meteorologist Jeff Andresen presents weather forecasts focusing on farmer’s interests to the MSU Extension Field Crop Virtual Breakfast.
Published on March 30, 2020
Knowing the signs and symptoms of stress in agriculture is critical. The webinar will also describe warning signs of suicide and available resources to help support someone in need.
Published on March 23, 2020
Michigan agriculture is one year into the redevelopment of our state’s hemp industry. Much has been accomplished, but the rules of the game continue to evolve.
Published on March 9, 2020
Results of 2019 nutrient management research will be shared with a focus on strategies to improve use efficiency of fertilizer inputs.
Published on March 2, 2020
An update on the current status and 2019 research results with tar spot in corn will be shared. Insect pests such as corn earworm that made an appearance in parts of Michigan in 2019 will also be addressed.
Published on February 24, 2020
The 2019 field season is one that many of us would like to forget. High numbers of weed escapes and several unmanaged prevented plant acres will lead to greater weed management challenges as we head into the 2020 field season.
Published on February 17, 2020
We'll look at the price outlook for both the 2019-20 and 2020-21 crop marketing years for corn, wheat and soybeans to consider pricing strategies. We'll also consider the price outlook may mean for the PLC/ARC program which must be made by March 15.
Published on February 10, 2020
Looking back at the lessons learned from 2019, this session will focus on agronomic and financial strategies farms can use to become more resilient moving forward. How to better prepare for or manage against the risks that years like 2019 bring with them.