Resources

  • Perennial Wheat

    Published on February 3, 2014
    This Michigan State Universtiy Extension bulletin explains the perennial wheat's progress as well as the developmental challenges and other experiences in the field.

  • Michigan Radio: Farm Bill Extension Causes Trouble for Organic Farmers

    Published on November 12, 2013
    Vicki Morrone, Lee Arboreal, and Tomm Becker provide insight on the impact of changes in the federal Farm Bill on Michigan's organic farmers.

  • Perennial Wheat Shows Potential as a Versatile Crop

    Published on September 6, 2013
    In this article, Vicki Morrone explains the potential benefits and current MSU research on perennial wheat, a hybrid of winter wheat and perennial grasses.

  • 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.

  • Growing Michigan Agriculture Proceedings

    Published on January 24, 2013
    Proceedings from the Growing Michigan Agriculture Conference, held Jan. 24, 2013 at the Lansing Center in Lansing, Mich.

  • Weather - Drought

    Published on July 2, 2012
    The MSU Extension Weather – Drought resource page provides timely information to agricultural producers as weather conditions impact their operation.

  • Advanced Soil Organic Matter Management (E3137)

    Published on April 2, 2012
    Soil organic matter (SOM) is the foundation for productive soil. This bulletin will help farmers learn to build SOM to promote healthy crops, provide resources for microbes and other soil organisms and regulate the supply of water, air and nutrients.

  • Flaming as a Method of Weed Control in Organic Farming Systems (E3038)

    Published on April 2, 2012
    Using fire to control weeds in organic farming systems shows promise for reducing weed populations without herbicides.

  • Building Soil for Organic and Sustainable Farms (E3144)

    Published on April 2, 2012
    This bulletin offers practical approaches to improve soil using organic and ecologically based management. Information is provided on how to manage these processes and build your soil for a sustainable farm.

  • Michigan State University Organic Pest Management

    Published on March 20, 2012
    The Michigan State University Organic Pest Management Laboratory is run by Dr. Matt Grieshop and conducts research, teaching and extension in a variety of Michigan and Great Lakes agricultural commodities.