Pork

Center for Regional Food Systems

Department of Community Sustainability

Beef

Clear

  • Beginning Farmer Education: What is our role?

    Published on September 23, 2021

    Learn about a new USDA Beginning Farmer Grant awarded to MSU and what role we can play in supporting beginning farmers.

  • Getting Started with Chestnuts

    Published on May 12, 2021

    A primer on the Michigan chestnut industry from MSU Extension educator Erin Lizotte.

  • "Women in Agriculture: Taking a Seat at the Table with Confidence" Online Forum

    Published on May 8, 2021

    Today marks the end of Women's History Month, and this year the Farm Business Management team at MSU Extension, in partnership with GreenStone Farm Credit Services, are offering this virtual panel discussion to reflect on women’s contributions and roles in agriculture today and into the future.

  • MSU ARC/PLC Calculator: How to maximize your ARC-IC payment

    Published on February 12, 2021

    Watch this video to learn how you can calculate different combinations of the farm bill programs for your various farms, in order to maximize your payments.

  • How to use the Farm Records Book

    Published on October 7, 2020

    Learn how to use the Farm Records Book in this short video. You may turn on Closed Captions by clicking on CC at the bottom right of the video. “Enthusiasm” music by Jay Man is licensed under CC BY 2.0

  • Transitioning the farm

    Published on October 7, 2020

    This video will give you a quick summary of the things you should do to plan for transitional changes at your farm.

  • Downloading or printing the Farm Records Book for Management

    Published on July 1, 2020

    The Farm Records Book for management is a free tool to keep track of your farm income and expenses that you may use on paper, Excel or Google Sheets. In the following video we explain how to open and download it.

  • New Farm Start-up

    Published on June 22, 2020

    This webinar will review the process of new business start-up.

  • Ley de Familias Primero en Respuesta al Coronavirus

    Published on May 12, 2020

    MSU Extension Educators have created a series of videos in Spanish addressing COVID-19 pandemic related challenges and programs available to farmers. The videos can be found at bit.ly/msucovid19, and below.

  • covid-19 y trabajo agrícola en EEUU

    Published on May 11, 2020

    MSU Extension Educators have created a series of videos in Spanish addressing COVID-19 pandemic related challenges and programs available to farmers. The videos can be found at bit.ly/msucovid19, and below.

  • Measuring Soil Health

    Published on April 8, 2020

    MSU Extension provides an opportunity for users to review soil health and how to measure it.

  • Hosting On-farm Educational Events for Your Community

    Published on April 1, 2020

    MSU Extension hosts this video about on-farm educational events that you could host for your community.

  • Pricing Products for Different Markets

    Published on March 25, 2020

    MSU Extension offers pricing products that can be made for different markets.

  • No-till Vegetable Production on Small Scale

    Published on March 18, 2020

    MSU Extension offers this video for the users to learn about no-till vegetable production on a smaller scale.

  • Farm Labor

    Published on March 11, 2020

    MSU Extension offers this opportunity for farmers to use as a resource for farm laborers.

  • Selling to Food Hubs

    Published on March 4, 2020

    MSU Extension offers this webinar for participants to use to learn and understand about selling to food hubs.

  • Small Farm Meat Chicken Production

    Published on February 27, 2020

    Getting started with understanding the production of small farm meat chicken.

  • Agroforestry: Silvo-pasture Options

    Published on February 26, 2020

    MSU Extension offers participants the opportunity to learn and understand various options of silvo-pasture options.

  • Safe Use of Animal-based Soil Amendments

    Published on February 19, 2020

    MSU Extension offers the option for participants to learn and understand the safest use of animal-based soil amendments.

  • Community Supported Agriculture in Michigan

    Published on February 13, 2020

    MSU Extension provides participants the opportunity to learn and understand community supported agriculture.