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  • Agriculture

    MSU Extension works to increase farmers’ success while protecting the environment, ensuring food safety, reaching new markets and advancing agriculture through applied research. Agriculture is now one of the fastest growing sectors of the Michigan economy.


  • Mar 14

    Field Crops Webinar Series 2022: March 14, 2022

    March 14, 2022 7:00PM – 8:00PM Webinar

    Field crop producers, consultants and agribusiness professionals are invited to participate in a series of eight online programs addressing field crop production and pest management.

  • Mar 7

    Field Crops Webinar Series 2022: March 7, 2022

    March 7, 2022 7:00PM – 8:00PM Webinar

    Field crop producers, consultants and agribusiness professionals are invited to participate in a series of eight online programs addressing field crop production and pest management.

  • Feb 2

    Southwest Michigan Horticultural Days

    February 2, 2022 – February 3, 2022 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday; 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday Lake Michigan College's Mendel Center, 2755 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022

    Attend educational sessions for fruit and vegetable growers. This year’s special session is on marketing.

  • Landscaping

    Whether you are a professional landscaper or homeowner, MSU Extension is your connection to the most trusted information on designing, installing and caring for the environments where we live and work.

  • Organic Agriculture

    Through educational programs and research, MSU Extension helps farmers build sustainable organic farms through strong integrated pest management and enhancing soil health.

  • Poultry

    MSU Extension’s focus on poultry production brings together cross-discipline educators and researchers who work with both commercial poultry producers, small flock owners and youth.

  • Farm Safety

    Farming is one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States. MSU Extension offers resources for farmers who want to reduce risk and harm on their agricultural operations.

  • Vegetables

    MSU Extension supports the vegetable industry with research and education on economic disease, insect and weed control, reduced input cultural practices, plant nutrition, irrigation, new technology and crop introduction.

  • Nursery

    This collection of programs, videos and field demonstrations highlight and help growers understand best management practices for nurseries and Christmas tree plantations.

  • Turf

    MSU Extension’s focus on turfgrass management brings together faculty, specialists, and educators who work with both professional turfgrass managers and homeowners in managing turfgrass in an environmentally responsible manner.

  • Beginning Farmer

    MSU Extension's educational offerings cover basic, startup information for beginning farmers interested in engaging in new agricultural enterprises.

  • Animal Agriculture

    MSU Extension and MSU AgBioResearch serve the animal agriculture industry by engaging in research, education and outreach that enhances the quality of life for constituents throughout the state.

  • Horses

    MSU Extension’s focus on horses, ponies, donkeys and mules provides educational resources and activities for both youth and adult equine owners.

  • Beef

    MSU Extension serves the Michigan beef industry by engaging in research, education and outreach that enhances the quality of life for constituents throughout the state.

  • Managing Farm Stress

    Taking care of crops and animals is hard on farmers and agribusiness professionals. Caring for your own health and wellness in this high-stress profession is often overlooked but is just as critical as caring for your farm business.

  • Floriculture & Greenhouse Crop Production

    MSU Extension’s floriculture educational and applied research programs help improve greenhouse crop production and business management by providing trusted information on new production techniques and management strategies.

  • Farm Management

    MSU Extension assists farmers, businesses, industries, families and individuals improve lives and achieve their goals through an educational process that applies management, production and economic knowledge to critical issues..

  • Planting Wheat: Building High Yield Potential

    Published on September 2, 2021

    The MSU Extension Field Crops Virtual Breakfast on Sept. 2, 2021, focuses on planting wheat and building high yield potential, presented by Dennis Pennington, MSU Extension wheat specialist.

  • Small Vegetable Farm Systems Webinar

    Published on February 1, 2017

    Getting started with small vegetable farm systems.

  • Irrigation on Small Farms

    Published on April 28, 2016

    Getting started with irrigation on small farms.