Educational Bulletins and Publications
MSU Extension publications are available online at shop.msu.edu https://shop.msu.edu/
Home, Lawn and Garden
Toll Free Statewide Lawn and Garden Hotline: 1-888-678-3464 (1-888-MSUE-4MI) Prompt #1
The Hotline is staffed by MSU Extension Consumer Horticulture Educators and Master Gardener volunteers, the Hotline is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Pesticide Applicator Program: Certification, Training, Exams and Manuals
Certification and Training
- MSU Extension Pesticide Training & Certification
- Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD)
Questions contact Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD) at 1-800-292-3939
Manuals for Certification Training
- Training manuals for pesticide applicator certification may be ordered online at the National Pesticide Safety Education Center
Home Owner Soil Test Kit
- Homeowners soil test kit that can be purchased online – Bulletin E-3154.
Visit Home Lawn and Garden Soil Test Mailer for additional information.
Commercial Soil Testing
- Soil instructions for commercial testing are available online Commercial Soil Test Instructions
- 2019 Plat Books are available through the Genesee County MSU Extension. Cost is $31.80 includes tax. Contact the Genesee County MSU Extension office for information.