The Anatomy of a Soil Test Report
Published on March 10, 2023
A summary of a soil test report to help you best understand and analyze the results to make effective farm management and soil fertility decisions.
A Field Guide To Soil Sampling
Published on October 13, 2022
Soil sampling is a foundational step to make effective farm management and soil fertility decisions. This step-by-step field guide is a summary of best practices and recommendations for composite soil sampling to help you do just that.
Providing Timely and Relevant Information for Field Crop Producers in Challenging Times
Published on October 11, 2022
Michigan State University Extension works to improve farm personnel well-being and income, expand agriculture-related businesses and increase employment opportunities, making agriculture one of the strongest industries within Michigan.
Field Crops Team Point of Contact
Published on August 15, 2022
Point of contact for MSU Extension Field Crops educators across the state.
Grain Label Claims
Published on July 15, 2022
Whole grains must include the entire grain seed - bran, germ, and endosperm. When whole grains are cracked, crushed, rolled, extruded, and/or cooked, they still contain naturally occurring nutrients found in the original intact grain.
Michigan Soil Health Progress Report
Published on October 12, 2021
The Michigan Soil Health Progress Report was developed to assist farmers, agribusiness, and agency professionals to assess the health of the soil using biological and physical indicators in the field.
Crop Budget Estimator (All Crops)
Published on August 4, 2021
Crop budget estimator tool that allows budgeting development for any crop intended to be raised.
2021 Small Grains for Brewing and Distilling Field Day Summary
Published on July 23, 2021
Summary of the June 25, 2021, Michigan State University Extension Small Grains for Brewing and Distilling Field Day at the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station.
Crop Budget Estimator Tool for Grains (Detailed)
Published on March 29, 2021
This is the detailed version of the Crop Budget Estimator Tool. This tool allows more in-depth analysis and budget construction.
Crop Budget Estimator Tool for Grains (Simple)
Published on February 22, 2021
This is the simple version of the Crop Budget Estimator Tool. This tool allows users to develop a quick crop budget using reasonably estimated figures.