Published on April 24, 2015
Glyphosate and other herbicide-resistant weeds continue to spread across Michigan.
Published on March 30, 2015
Photoperiodism is the term given to a plant’s ability to respond to changing daylength. Knowing how your crop responds to daylength should influence how you apply fertilizer, especially nitrogen.
Published on February 26, 2015
Variety trials on agronomic crops of interest in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula provided useful information.
Published on January 8, 2015
The field crop management update will help farmers and crop consultants learn about new pests and changes to 2015 MSU Extension insect, weed, disease and fertilizer recommendations.
Published on January 7, 2015
Free webinars on field crop production and pest management in 2015 will offer participants condensed highlights from winter MSU Extension programs.
Published on December 12, 2014
Farm producers are invited to participate in a live or online commodity market update on Dec. 16, 2014, in Sandusky, Michigan.
Published on December 1, 2014
The importance of eating whole grains for overall health and recommended daily servings.
Published on October 30, 2014
Maintaining a minimum amount of crop residue on the soil surface guards against erosion and builds healthy soil.
Published on October 10, 2014
2014 Farm Bill safety net programs have several compliance dates now being announced by the USDA FSA that farm landowners and tenant operators need to know.
Published on August 27, 2014
The MSU Nutrient Management Plot Tour on Sept. 10 will highlight applied agronomic research designed to address issues facing the Michigan field crops industry, including price volatility, climate change, soil health and environmental sustainability.