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Cabin conversations
MSU Extension educators Isabel Branstrom and Abigail Harper are the hosts of the weekly Cabin Fever Conversations.

Cabin Fever Conversations

Join MSU Extension and friends for conversations that help get your mind outside and into the garden.

Watch past Cabin Fever Conversations at the new Cabin Fever Conversations site!


Backyard Fruit 101: Introduction to Growing Your Own Fruits

The Backyard Fruit 101 Webinar series is an online class for introductory and beginning fruit gardeners. Six one-hour online classes will take place on Tuesdays beginning April 20 and going through May 25. View more information and register online.


Smart Gardening for Vegetables 101 Online Course

Would you like to learn how to grow vegetables? Join us for an online introductory course on Smart Gardening with Vegetables. View more information and register online.

Degree day models and their relevance for gardeners

This one hour webinar describes how degree day models can be used for improved pest management in the garden and provides an introduction to MSU Enviroweather.

Bumble bees of Michigan 

Learn more about bumble bee species in Michigan, why some are in decline, and how to help their populations in the following 1 hour webinar.


Bumble bees of the Great Lakes with David Lowenstein