Resource Library

  • Helping Farmers & Agricultural Professionals Manage Stress

    Published on July 20, 2020

    Through MSU Extension’s farm stress programming, farmers, their families and agricultural professionals alike learned stress management techniques, about resources to get through tough times, ways to communicate with farmers under stress and more.

  • Assessing Farm Stress

    Published on July 2, 2020

    The MSU Extension Field Crops Virtual Breakfast weekly discussion for July 2, 2020, focuses on assessing farm stress, presented by Eric Karbowski, MSU Extension behavior health educator.

  • Farmers Helping Farmers with Farm Stress

    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.

  • Income Statement Worksheet

    Published on August 23, 2019

    Use this worksheet to convert Schedule F tax information to an accrual adjusted income statement.

  • FINPACK Balance Sheet

    Published on August 23, 2019

    List current-, intermediate- and long-term farm assets as well as liabilities.

  • Emergency Hay and Silage Forage Crops

    Published on July 12, 2019

    Forage shortages can be good news for growers who are able to harvest because prices may be strong, but are bad news for those unable to harvest.

  • Delayed Planting Resources

    Published on June 24, 2019

    Wet weather and flooding resulted in severely delayed planting and a need to adjust farm management practices. MSU Extension's statewide network of agricultural educators work with farmers and provide informative articles to assist in decision making.

  • Understanding Credit and Debt

    Published on June 19, 2019

    Helping farm families in financial distress understand the fundamentals of credit and debit, including credit scores and how to manage debt.