Resources

  • Zoonotic Disease

    Published on October 10, 2014
    Learn about germs that can spread between humans and animals, and how to reduce everyone’s risk of catching them

  • Pork Quarterly - September 2014

    Published on September 8, 2014
    In this issue: Day-to-Day Management of GGroup-Housed Gestating Sows, Measuring Manure Depth in the PED Era, Sign up for the Latest News for Agriculture

  • Pork Quarterly - June 2014

    Published on June 9, 2014
    In this issue: DDGS, Housing, and Breeding Herd Performance, A Transporter’s Perspective, The Effect of Stockpeople on Pigs, Group Sow Housing – More Space or Less Sows, Sign up for the Latest News for Agriculture

  • Pork Quarterly - December 2013

    Published on December 12, 2013
    In this issue: Identification of the Sick or Compromised Pig, Group Sow Housing – Decisions to Consider, Will attended farrowings help increase your bottom-line, Reducing the Risks Associated with Winter Manure Application

  • Pork Quarterly - September 2013

    Published on September 17, 2013
    In this issue: Inclusion of Additional Alternative Feedstuffs in Swine Diets Show no Improvement in Carcass Fat Quality of Pigs

  • Pork Quarterly - June 2013

    Published on June 4, 2013
    In this issue: Reduced nighttime temperatures in pig nurseries, Considering Housing Gestating Sows in Groups, Transitioning Quality Pigs from the Sow to the Nursery Phase, Swine Influenza Virus

  • 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.

  • Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture

    Published on November 26, 2012
    Michigan State University Extension has released a series of white papers on Emerging Issues in Animal Agriculture written by Extension educators and specialists.

  • Pork Quarterly - July 2012

    Published on July 9, 2012
    In this issue: Wound Score Comparison among Gestating Sows, What is Manure Worth? Priceless, West Michigan PRRS ARC Project, Gilt Reproductive Management Improves Sows Lifetime Productivity, Sign up for the Latest News for Agriculture