Published on February 4, 2020
Series 2 Episode 2: MSU Extension Educators Monica Jean and Sarah Fronzack, sits down with Tim Boring, MABA, and Tom Zimnicki, Michigan Environmental Council, to discuss private industry impacts on farming sustainability standards.
April 9, 2022 10:00AM – 11:00AM Zoom
Join us for this interactive virtual and hybrid series on home vegetable gardening. All levels of experience are welcome at this series.
August 8, 2022 – August 12, 2022 9:00-4:00 28115 Meadowbrook Rd Novi, MI
Dive into the world of the pond to investigate the animals, bugs, and plants that call it home. This week is perfect for the camper who is interested in fishing, canoeing, and pond dipping for macroinvertebrates. Ages 6-12
August 22, 2022 – August 26, 2022 9:00-4:00 28115 Meadowbrook Rd. Novi, MI
Grow, harvest, and cook with MSU Tollgate farmers as we build our sense of food community and complete our week long Chopped Food Challenge. Ages 6-12.
March 16, 2022 6:00PM – 7:00PM 6-7pm Online
What is industrialization? How does the system of mass production of the things we use affect us directly and indirectly? Come see how you are impacted and consider your relationship in this system.
Published on February 17, 2021
MI Ag Ideas to Grow With 2021 - Sustainability Session: Feeling stuck on improving your soil health? This session will discuss the value of soil health and how it enhances ecosystem services and resilience to changing weather. Learn about ways evaluate, improve and move forward your soil health.
Can Economic and Environmental Benefits Associated with Agricultural Intensification Be Sustained at High population Densities? A Farm Level Empirical Analysis
Published on November 1, 2018
Daniel Kyalo Willy, Milu Muyanga, and Thomas Jayne (2019). Can economic and environmental benefits associated with agricultural intensification be sustained at high population densities? A farm level empirical analysis. Land Use Policy, Issue 81
MI Ag Ideas to Grow With Virtual Conference Will Share Vital Agricultural Information with Farmers and Homeowners
Published on January 6, 2021
Unique virtual experience combining Ag Action Day, Branch County Farmers Day and Southwest Michigan Horticulture Days.
Published on August 5, 2019
MSU scholars apply a new, more holistic way to examine global agricultural trade to better understand what’s going on when a country as enormous as China develops a big appetite for soybeans.
Published on February 10, 2021
Animal science professor strives to advance sustainable agriculture techniques in Michigan
Irrigation and drainage education February 18, as part of MI Ag Ideas to Grow With virtual conference.
Published on February 2, 2021
Six irrigation and drainage sessions will occur on February 18 as part of the MI Ag Ideas to Grow With virtual conference.
Published on February 3, 2020
Michigan State University is working with the beef industry and stakeholders to help ensure that producers are equipped to face the future of alternative proteins and other food trends.
Published on July 23, 2018
The public is invited to get to know local research at the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station’s annual Undergraduate Summer Symposium on August 1.
Published on July 1, 2020
Precision agriculture expert Bruno Basso studies the sustainability of row crop production and delivers data to agricultural producers using innovative technologies.
Published on July 15, 2021
Lauren Sawyer shares her observations and experiences as the summer 2021 intern at the MSU-Detroit Partnership for Food, Learning, and Innovation (DPFLI), reflecting on the opportunities she has had to learn about agriculture and the city of Detroit.
MI Ag Ideas to Grow With Virtual Conference Will Feature Topics to Improve Agricultural Sustainability
Published on January 19, 2021
Soil health, cover crops and other topics to improve agricultural sustainability in Southwest MI and around the state to be featured during this virtual event.