Launched Sites

Total number of Launched Sites: 545

  1. 4-H Money Smarts - /4-h-money-smarts/

    Title: 4-H Show Your Money Smarts Contest
    Summary: Learn about credit and put your knowledge to the test. Compete with other youth across the state of Michigan to earn prizes in this online challenge during the entire month of April.

  2. 4-H Spartan Coding Camp - /4-h-spartan-coding-camp/

    Title: 4-H Spartan Coding Camp
    Summary: A 5-day residential camp that brings high-school aged youth to the campus of MSU to develop valuable coding skills through hands-on learning.

  3. 4-H Advisory Group Support - /4_h_advisory_group_support/

    Title: 4-H Advisory Group Support
    Summary: Training and technical assistance for community and county 4-H advisory groups to help them provide high-quality and effective youth development programming consistent with Michigan 4-H policies and practices.

  4. 4-H Animal Evaluation - /4_h_animal_evaluation/

    Title: 4-H Animal Evaluation
    Summary: 4-H animal evaluation allows young people to explore animal science by learning to evaluate livestock project animals such as beef cattle, sheep and swine.

  5. 4-H Animal & Vet Science Camp - /4_h_animal_veterinary_science_camp/

    Title: 4-H Animal & Veterinary Science Camp
    Summary: At 4-H Animal & Vet Science Camp, youth ages 13-17 explore the fields of animal and veterinary science and engage in interactive, hands-on learning. Attend for your chance to practice veterinary medicine, research zoonotic conditions and discover careers!

  6. 4-H Beef Production & Management - /4_h_beef_production_managment/

    Title: 4-H Beef Production & Management
    Summary: 4-H livestock projects, including beef, provide great opportunities for youth to learn about animal and veterinary science, as well as animal production practices while gaining valuable life skills such as responsibility and record-keeping.

  7. 4-H Biological Science - /4_h_biological_science/

    Title: 4-H Biological Science
    Summary: Youth explore the broad scope of biological science through real-life scenarios and educational opportunities about life and living processes. Topics vary widely from aquatic science to veterinary science.

  8. 4-H Capitol Experience - /4_h_capitol_experience/

    Title: 4-H Capitol Experience
    Summary: 4-H Capitol Experience is an annual four-day conference that helps prepare youth for active citizenship by focusing on civic engagement and public policy.

  9. 4-H Citizenship & Tribal Citizenship Academies - /4_h_citizenship_and_tribal_citizenship_academies/

    Title: 4-H Citizenship & Tribal Citizenship Academies
    Summary: High school-aged youth take a hands-on approach to learning about democracy at the local level by seeing firsthand how local, county and tribal governments work.

  10. 4-H Exploration Days - /4_h_exploration_days/

    Title: 4-H Exploration Days
    Summary: This signature MSU precollege program brings youth ages 11-19 to the campus of Michigan State University to live like a college student for three days and build critical life skills for the transition to college and adulthood.

  11. 4-H Forestry Fun Camp - /4_h_forestry_fun_camp/

    Title: 4-H Forestry Fun Camp
    Summary: A fun, interactive multi-day camp where youth learn to look at trees through a different lens. Hands-on activities help youth learn about forestry and forest management while exploring careers and earning digital badges.

  12. 4-H Great Lakes & Natural Resources Camp - /4_h_great_lakes_natural_resources_camp/

    Title: 4-H Great Lakes & Natural Resources Camp
    Summary: Campers explore dunes, hike forest trails, wade through wetlands, fish, snorkel and sail on Lake Huron while educators and scientists teach them about the Great Lakes ecosystem.

  13. 4-H Health & Food Science Camp - /4_h_health_food_science_camp/

    Title: 4-H Healthy U at MSU Camp
    Summary: Gain knowledge about nutrition, physical fitness and personal safety while having the opportunity to visit and explore MSU!

  14. 4-H Interstate Exchanges - /4_h_interstate_exchanges/

    Title: 4-H Interstate Exchanges
    Summary: Visit another state to experience the lives of other 4-H members or host a 4-H'er in your own home. Through interstate exchanges, youth learn about communities and cultures different from their own and develop an appreciation for diversity.

  15. 4-H Renewable Energy Camp - /4_h_renewable_energy_camp/

    Title: 4-H Renewable Energy Camp
    Summary: Youth ages 13-15 explore how Michigan’s abundant natural resources and growing agriculture industry are changing the face of energy. This five day exploration camp allows youth to explore ideas, research and careers in the field of energy.

  16. 4-H Scholarships & Recognition Program - /4_h_scholarships_and_recognition_program/

    Title: 4-H Scholarships & Recognition Program
    Summary: The 4-H Scholarship and Recognition Program provides both youth participants and 4-H volunteers with recognition and rewards for their work in 4-H.

  17. 4-H Sheep Production & Management - /4_h_sheep_production_management/

    Title: 4-H Sheep Production & Management
    Summary: 4-H livestock projects, including sheep, provide great opportunities for youth to learn about animal and veterinary science, as well as animal production practices while gaining valuable life skills such as responsibility and record-keeping.

  18. 4-H State Shooting Sports Tournament - /4_h_state_shooting_sports_tournament/

    Title: 4-H State Shooting Sports Tournament
    Summary: This annual event provides Michigan 4-H shooting sports members with the opportunity to test their skills and earn recognition with other 4-H members from all over the state.

  19. 4-H Swine Production & Management - /4_h_swine_production_management/

    Title: 4-H Swine Production & Management
    Summary: 4-H livestock projects, including swine, provide great opportunities for youth to learn about animal and veterinary science, as well as animal production practices while gaining valuable life skills such as responsibility and record-keeping.

  20. 4-H Tech Wizards - /4_h_tech_wizards/

    Title: 4-H Tech Wizards
    Summary: With the guidance and support of caring, committed adult mentors, youth explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics through fun, hands-on projects in the 4-H Tech Wizards program.

  21. Michigan 4-H
    4-H - /4h/

    Title: 4-H
    Summary: Michigan 4-H is growing current and future leaders. The largest youth development organization in Michigan, 4-H provides more than 200,000 young people with experiential learning opportunities to explore new interests and discover their passion

  22. 4-H Goat Production & Management - /4h_goats/

    Title: 4-H Goat Production & Management
    Summary: 4-H youth explore veterinary and animal science by learning to feed, train and care for dairy, meat and hair goat projects.

  23. 4-H Military Family Programs - /4h_military_families/

    Title: 4-H Military Family Programs
    Summary: 4-H provides predictable programming, helpful resources and a safe and nurturing environment for military kids who face frequent moves and experience the difficulties surrounding lengthy deployments.

  24. 4-H Poultry Production & Management - /4h_poultry/

    Title: 4-H Poultry Production & Management
    Summary: Youth explore veterinary and animal science by learning to feed, train and care for bird projects, including chickens, turkeys, ducks and others.

  25. 4-H Volunteer Training Workshops - /4h_volunteer_training/

    Title: 4-H Volunteer Training Workshops
    Summary: 4-H volunteers are a valuable part of the 4-H program. To help them make a difference in the lives of the youth they serve, volunteers are invited to take part in workshops and trainings offered by knowledgeable MSU Extension staff.

  26. Michigan 4-H Youth Conservation Council - /4h_youth_conservation_council/

    Title: Michigan 4-H Youth Conservation Council
    Summary: The Michigan 4-H Youth Conservation Council offers leadership and confidence-building, acquisition of important life skills, a chance to explore solutions to environmental issues, and much more! M4HYCC is for children ages 13 to 19.

  27. 4-H STEAM Corps - /4hsteamcorps/

    Title: 4-H STEAM Corps
    Summary: 4-H STEAM Corps is an AmeriCorps*State program that places members in counties across the state to provide science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) programming to local youth.

  28. ABCs of Bullying Prevention - /abcs_of_bullying_prevention/

    Title: ABCs of Bullying Prevention
    Summary: This workshop for adults explores the types of bullying affecting their communities; bullying, bias and harassment through the lens of differences; and strategies and resources for addressing these complex issues at multiple levels.

  29. About - /about/

    Title: About
    Summary: In the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, students use science, technology, engineering, mathematics, business and creative design to tackle some of the world’s biggest problems related to food, health and the environment.

  30. Academics - /academics/

    Title: Academics
    Summary: The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources provides students an academically challenging environment where they put their knowledge into practice on campus, in Michigan and around the globe.

  31. Advantages of Domestic Species As Dual Purpose Models - /adsbm/

    Title: Advantages of Domestic Species As Dual Purpose Models
    Summary: To highlight the advantages of domestic species as novel comparative animal models

  32. Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics - /afre/

    Title: Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
    Summary: Ranked first among all agricultural and applied economics departments in the world by RePEc

  33. Aging - /aging/

    Title: Aging
    Summary: Individuals over the age of 65 have an average of two or more chronic conditions. MSU Extension aims to educate Michigan residents on lifestyle choices so as they age, they have a stronger health and are able to manage any health conditions that may arise.

  34. Agricultural Literacy - /agricultural_literacy/

    Title: Agricultural Literacy
    Summary: With less than 2 percent of the U.S. population providing food for the remaining 98 percent, there is a huge opportunity to provide information and education about agriculture and food production.

  35. Michigan State University Extension Agriculture
    Agriculture - /agriculture/

    Title: Agriculture
    Summary: 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.

  36. Agrifood Safety - /agrifood_safety/

    Title: Agrifood Safety
    Summary: We are here to provide resources and assistance to fresh produce growers on Good Agricultural Practices and the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule.

  37. Agronomy Lab - /agronomy/

    Title: Agronomy
    Summary: The Agronomy Lab @ MSU research is focused on management practices such as planting density, precision planting, tillage systems, and plant disease interactions in:

  38. Alcona County - /alcona/

    Title: Alcona County
    Summary: Alcona County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  39. Alger County - /alger/

    Title: Alger County
    Summary: Alger County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  40. Allegan County - /allegan/

    Title: Allegan County
    Summary: Allegan County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  41. Almenar's Research Group - /almenar/

    Title: Almenar's Research Group
    Summary: Social Media Links

  42. Alpena County - /alpena/

    Title: Alpena County
    Summary: Alpena County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  43. people putting together blank puzzle
    RELAX: Alternatives to Anger - /alternatives_to_anger/

    Title: RELAX: Alternatives to Anger
    Summary: Alternatives to Anger helps teens, adults, parents and caregivers understand and manage anger and stress, and develop the communication and problem solving skills needed for healthy relationships.

  44. Alumni & Friends - /alumni/

    Title: Alumni & Friends
    Summary: Alumni and friends of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources are vital to helping us maintain and enhance the quality of our programs, attract top-notch faculty and remain on the leading edge of research.

  45. 3D simulation of community in development stages.
    American Citizen Planner - /americancitizenplanner/

    Title: American Citizen Planner
    Summary: American Citizen Planner teaches local officials, organizations, and the general public about public land use and development regulation in communities.

  46. Animal Agriculture - /animal-agriculture/

    Title: Animal Agriculture
    Summary: MSU Extension serves the animal agriculture industry by engaging in research, education and outreach that enhances the quality of life for constituents throughout the state.

  47. Animal Science - /animal_science/

    Title: 4-H Animal Science
    Summary: 4-H livestock projects provide great opportunities for youth to learn about animal and veterinary science, as well as animal production practices while gaining valuable life skills such as responsibility and record-keeping.

  48. Annie's Project - /annies_project/

    Title: Annie's Project
    Summary: Annie’s Project is designed to empower farmwomen to manage information systems used in critical decision making processes and to build local networks throughout the state.

  49. ANR Communications and Marketing - /anrcom/

    Title: ANR Communications & Marketing
    Summary: ANR Communications & Marketing is the communications and marketing team for the MSU College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, MSU Extension and MSU AgBioResearch.

  50. ANR Week - /anrweek/

    Title: ANR Week
    Summary: With more than 50 programs and annual association meetings, ANR Week has developed into a late winter gathering of minds deeply concerned and involved in the today’s world of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

  51. Department of Animal Science - /ans/

    Title: Department of Animal Science
    Summary: Creating, advancing and extending knowledge benefiting humans, animals, food production agriculture, sustainable systems management, the environment, and our stakeholders.

  52. Antrim County - /antrim/

    Title: Antrim County
    Summary: Antrim County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  53. Apples - /apples/

    Title: Apples
    Summary: With more than 900 million pounds of apples produced per year, apples are Michigan's largest fruit crop. MSU Extension offers a variety of programming to assist farmers in orchard management and tree growth.

  54. Arenac County - /arenac/

    Title: Arenac County
    Summary: Arenac County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  55. Arts - /arts/

    Title: 4-H Arts
    Summary: Art activities, including music, dance, art, writing, theater, sewing, knitting, crafts, photography, videography, wood-working and more, allow young people to express their creative side while gaining valuable life skills and confidence in themselves.

  56. Athletic Fields - /athletic_fields/

    Title: Athletic Fields
    Summary: Welcome to Michigan State University’s website featuring our news, recommendations and resources for maintaining athletic fields.

  57. Avian Influenza - /avian_influenza/

    Title: Avian Influenza
    Summary: Avian influenza is a disease caused by a virus that infects wild birds such as geese, ducks, swans and shorebirds, and domestic poultry, including turkeys, chickens, ducks, and geese.

  58. Baraga County - /baraga/

    Title: Baraga County
    Summary: Baraga County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  59. Barry County - /barry/

    Title: Barry County
    Summary: Barry County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  60. Bay County - /bay/

    Title: Bay County
    Summary: Bay County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  61. Be SAFE - /be_safe/

    Title: Be SAFE
    Summary: Be SAFE news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  62. Dry Bean Breeding and Genetics - /beanbreeding/

    Title: Bean Breeding and Genetics
    Summary: To develop improved dry bean varieties in several commercial classes to serve the bean growers, bean seed producers, and bean industry of Michigan

  63. Become a 4-H Volunteer - /becoming_a_4_h_volunteer/

    Title: Become a 4-H Volunteer
    Summary: Volunteer with Michigan 4-H and help grow true leaders in your community by empowering young people with skills to lead for a lifetime. Join us as we grow kids in your community!.

  64. Beef - /beef/

    Title: Beef
    Summary: 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.

  65. Beef Cattle Ultrasound Program - /beef_cattle_ultrasound_program/

    Title: Beef Cattle Ultrasound Program
    Summary: MSU Extension has invested in ultrasound scanning technology in central Michigan. Breeders can scan yearling bulls and heifers for carcass traits and have this information included in National Cattle Evaluation ultrasound EPDs.

  66. Beef Quality Assurance - /beef_quality_assurance/

    Title: Beef Quality Assurance
    Summary: Programs in this area help ensure that food reaching consumers is of utmost quality. Producers and processors learn how their practices affect the final products, and learn tools and techniques to improve overall quality and safety of beef products.

  67. International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare - /beefwelfare2020/

    Title: 7th International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare
    Summary: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center 219 S Harrison Rd East Lansing, MI 48824

  68. Beginning Farmer Webinar Series - /beginning_farmer_webinar_series/

    Title: Beginning Farmer Webinar Series
    Summary: MSU Extension's educational series covers basic, startup information for beginning farmers interested in engaging in new agricultural enterprises. Participants are mostly current or future growers who represent small farms.

  69. Benzie County - /benzie/

    Title: Benzie County
    Summary: Benzie County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  70. Berrien County - /berrien/

    Title: Berrien County
    Summary: Berrien County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  71. Berries - /berries/

    Title: Berries
    Summary: MSU Extension focuses on the growth of the berry category and offers information and resources provided by educators, to inform researchers of possible diseases and updates.

  72. Borlaug Higher Education for Agricultural Research and Development - /bheard/

    Title: Borlaug Higher Education for Agricultural Research and Development
    Summary: BHEARD's main task is to support the long-term training of agricultural researchers at the master’s and doctoral levels, thereby linking scientific and higher education communities in Feed the Future priority countries and the United States.

  73. Bioeconomy - /bioeconomy/

    Title: Bioeconomy
    Summary: MSU Extension’s bioenergy and bioproducts team assesses the needs of Michigan stakeholders in the broad bioeconomy industry by addressing issues through research and efforts to help the citizens of Michigan reach sustainable bioenergy and bioproduct goals.

  74. Bioenergy Feedstocks - /bioenergyfeedstocks/

    Title: Bioenergy Feedstocks
    Summary: The MSU BioEnergy Cropping Systems research program is focused on bioenergy feedstock production issues pertinent to the Great Lakes Region.

  75. Hunger weakens the mind, the spirit and the soul. Biotechnology advances in agriculture continue to show promising results in seeking safe solutions to feeding our growing future generations. The Feed the Future Biotechnology Potato Partnership is committed to working with local farmers and researchers in Bangladesh and Indonesia to bring sustainable solutions to improving the lives of small holder farmers and increasing potato yields.
    Biotechnology Potato Partnership - /biotechpp/

    Title: Feed the Future Biotechnology Potato Partnership
    Summary: "Unless progress with agricultural yields remains very strong, the next century will experience sheer human misery that, on a numerical scale, will exceed the worst of everything that has come before." - Norman Borlaug.

  76. Block and Bridle - /blockandbridle/

    Title: Block and Bridle
    Summary: The B&B Club at MSU strives to provide members an opportunity to promote agriculture and forge new relationships through multiple livestock, social and community service events.

  77. Blueberries - /blueberries/

    Title: Blueberries
    Summary: Michigan blueberry growers produce about 100 million pounds of blueberries every year, making the state a leader in blueberry production.

  78. Branch County - /branch/

    Title: Branch County
    Summary: Branch County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  79. Breakfast on the Farm - /breakfast_on_the_farm/

    Title: Breakfast on the Farm
    Summary: Breakfast on the Farm gives consumers and farm neighbors a first-hand look at modern food production, and the farm families who work hard to produce safe, wholesome food.

  80. Breastfeeding - /breastfeeding/

    Title: Breastfeeding
    Summary: Our signature program is Breastfeeding Initiative Mother-to-Mother which connects participants with a trained peer to help them reach their breastfeeding goals. We also have other resources to support breastfeeding mothers on our website.

  81. Bailey Scholars Program - /bsp/

    Title: Bailey Scholars Program
    Summary: The Bailey Scholars Program is a unique opportunity to learn through community. It is a program of possibility and potential, where we aid you in your pursuit of your learning interests. We focus on scholarship, excellence, and community.

  82. Budgeting Your Benefits - /budgeting-your-benefits/

    Title: Budgeting Your Benefits
    Summary: Navigate your food assistance benefits and getting the most value at the store, while avoiding food waste during this program. Find a class near you or get started with our free, interactive worksheet.

  83. Bug House - /bughouse/

    Title: Bug House
    Summary: Come visit MSU’s Bug House, where you can observe and interact with live insects and arachnids!

  84. Building Early Emotional Skills in Young Children - /building_early_emotional_skills_in_young_children/

    Title: Building Early Emotional Skills in Young Children
    Summary: This eight-week workshop helps parents and caregivers of children ages 0-3 to develop the skills needed to support the social and emotional development of their child.

  85. Building Strong Adolescents - /building_strong_adolescents/

    Title: Building Strong Adolescents
    Summary: Building Strong Adolescents news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  86. Bull Breeding Soundness Exam Clinics - /bull_breeding_soundness_exam_clinics/

    Title: Bull Breeding Soundness Exam Clinics
    Summary: MSU Extension are organizing the regional Bull Breeding Soundness Exam Clinics. This educational opportunity will provide more explanation to the future of your herd, and what may need to be done to make your future as successful as possible.

  87. Bullying - /bullying/

    Title: Bullying
    Summary: Bullying extends across communities and can have serious outcomes for those involved. MSU Extension provides resources and programs to help adults work with young people to foster healthy social and emotional development.

  88. Michigan State University Extension Business
    Business - /business/

    Title: Business
    Summary: MSU Extension and the MSU Product Center—Food Ag Bio focus on assisting entrepreneurs who develop and commercialize high-value, consumer-responsive products and businesses.

  89. Business Development - /business_development/

    Title: Business Development
    Summary: MSU Extension and the MSU Product Center—Food Ag Bio focus on assisting entrepreneurs who develop and commercialize high-value, consumer-responsive products and businesses.

  90. Calhoun County - /calhoun/

    Title: Calhoun County
    Summary: Calhoun County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  91. 4-H Capacity Building for Youth Development Programs - /capacity_building_for_youth_development_programs/

    Title: 4-H Capacity Building for Youth Development Programs
    Summary: Tools and trainings for volunteer managers in youth development programs, youth development staff, and adult and teen volunteers who work with 4-H and other youth development programs.

  92. Careers & Entrepreneurship - /career_preparation/

    Title: 4-H Careers & Entrepreneurship
    Summary: 4-H provides youth with hands-on opportunities to explore future careers and entrepreneurship while enhancing their financial literacy and developing important skills for the workforce.

  93. Caregiving - /caregiving/

    Title: Caregiving
    Summary: MSU Extension offers programs about disease self-management, which provide valuable information for caregivers of those with chronic health conditions.

  94. Cass County - /cass/

    Title: Cass County
    Summary: Cass County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  95. College Curriculum Committee - /ccc/

    Title: College Curriculum Committee
    Summary: College Curriculum Committee

  96. Center for Economic Analysis - /cea/

    Title: Center for Economic Analysis
    Summary: The mission of the CEA is to provide science-based economic analysis and data to support MSU and MSU Extension researchers and project leaders, and to facilitate Michigan’s industries and government entities.

  97. Man walking in downtown Ludington.
    Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities - /cec/

    Title: Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities
    Summary: A conference about attracting business to your downtown held in a new beautiful, thriving downtown each year with conference sessions held directly in the local businesses that help communities thrive.

  98. Center for Local Government Finance and Policy - /center_for_local_government_finance_and_policy/

    Title: Center for Local Government Finance & Policy
    Summary: We help Michigan “thrive local” by working with communities using data and tools that support efficient delivery of the critical public services that safeguard the health, safety and welfare of Michigan residents.

  99. Center for Global Connections - /cgc/

    Title: Center for Global Connections in Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources
    Summary: The vision of the Center for Global Connections in Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources is to create and enhance global networks to advance the work of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

  100. Character Education - /character_education/

    Title: Character Education
    Summary: Character education is the process of learning common attitudes, beliefs and behaviors that are important for people to have as responsible citizens. Parents, teachers, 4-H volunteers and families can help youth positively develop character.

  101. Charlevoix County - /charlevoix/

    Title: Charlevoix County
    Summary: Charlevoix County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  102. Cheboygan County - /cheboygan/

    Title: Cheboygan County
    Summary: Cheboygan County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  103. Cherries - /cherries/

    Title: Cherries
    Summary: MSU Extension promotes the growth of cherry production, and offers educational opportunities to explore and learn to improve production.

  104. Chestnuts - /chestnuts/

    Title: Chestnuts
    Summary: Chestnuts are being grown throughout the state and is supported by MSU Extension. There are opportunities for educators and researchers to share and learn about the growth of chestnuts and how to maintain the population without decrease.

  105. 4-H China Project - /china_project/

    Title: 4-H China Project
    Summary: Conducted in cooperation with the People’s Republic of China, the Michigan 4-H China Project is a global education program that allows youth to explore another culture while communicating with their peers across the globe through visual letters.

  106. Chippewa County - /chippewa/

    Title: Chippewa County
    Summary: Chippewa County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  107. Christmas Trees - /christmas_trees/

    Title: Christmas Trees
    Summary: MSU Extension’s programming for Christmas tree growers utilizes field educators, campus-based specialists and researchers to provide educational programming.

  108. Chronic Wasting Disease - /chronic-wasting-disease/

    Title: Chronic Wasting Disease
    Summary: Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a contagious neurological disease that has been found in deer, elk and moose – collectively called cervids.

  109. Chronic Disease - /chronic_disease/

    Title: Chronic Disease
    Summary: MSU Extension provides high-quality and affordable education to Michigan residents related to the prevention and management of chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart conditions.

  110. Citizenship Washington Focus - /citizenship_washington_focus/

    Title: Citizenship Washington Focus
    Summary: Citizenship Washington Focus is an opportunity for 4-H youth (age 14-19) to spend an entire week in Washington, D.C., including a stop in Gettysburg.

  111. Civic Engagement - /civic_engagement/

    Title: Civic Engagement
    Summary: Through its public policy education and leadership trainings, MSU Extension informs residents about public policy issues and processes, develop leadership capacity in communities and strengthen community capacity to solve complex problems.

  112. Clare County - /clare/

    Title: Clare County
    Summary: Clare County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  113. Clarksville Research Center - /clarksville/

    Title: Clarksville Research Center
    Summary: The Clarksville Research Center hosts research on small fruits and tree fruits, as well as potatoes, chestnuts and a variety of other crops.

  114. Clean Boats Clean Waters - /clean_boats_clean_waters/

    Title: Clean Boats Clean Waters
    Summary: Providing educational leadership and development for training volunteers to support the prevention of the spread of aquatic invasive species as part of an ongoing partnership with Michigan Lake and Steam Associations, DNR & DEQ.

  115. Climate Change & Variability - /climate_change_and_variability/

    Title: Climate Change & Variability
    Summary: This program page contains scientific background and reference materials on climate change and variability. Our hope is that these resources will facilitate discussions and programs aimed at adapting to and slowing down climate change.

  116. Clinton County - /clinton/

    Title: Clinton County
    Summary: Clinton County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  117. 4-H Clothing & Textiles - /clothing_textiles/

    Title: 4-H Clothing & Textiles
    Summary: Youth explore the world of wardrobes and fashion while learning the essentials of personal appearance, the importance of body image, and how to be a smart buyer.

  118. 4-H Cloverbuds (Ages 5-8) - /cloverbuds_ages_5-8/

    Title: 4-H Cloverbuds (Ages 5-7)
    Summary: Youth ages 5-7 aren’t quite ready to participate in many of the 4-H project areas and activities that older children can, but there’s still plenty for them to do in 4-H, starting with fun!

  119. Corey Marsh Ecological Research Center - /cmerc/

    Title: Corey Marsh Ecological Research Center
    Summary: The 400-acre Corey Marsh Ecological Research Center serves as a hub for scientific research in natural resource restoration and management.

  120. Commercial Food Safety - /commercial_food_safety/

    Title: Commercial Food Safety
    Summary: Food safety is critical for food producers, processors, distributors and restaurateurs to produce safe and wholesome food. MSU Extension offers several resources, trainings and certifications related to food safety for individuals in the food industry.

  121. 4-H Communications - /communications/

    Title: 4-H Communications
    Summary: Having great communications skills can make a big difference in life and work. In 4-H activities, you will have the opportunity to gain skills and confidence in areas such as public speaking, writing, visual communication, video and media.

  122. Michigan State University Extension Community
    Community - /community/

    Title: Community
    Summary: Successful and thriving communities combine knowledgeable and engaged legislators, businesses, community groups and residents. By connecting these groups with the most trusted tools, MSU Extension helps enhance the quality of life in Michigan.

  123. Community Behavioral Health - /community_behavioral_health/

    Title: Community Behavioral Health
    Summary: Michigan communities face ongoing mental health and substance use challenges. In an effort to help support Michigan residents in this area, MSU Extension offers educational programs and facilitates critical partnerships with community groups.

  124. Community Food Systems - /community_food_systems/

    Title: Community Food Systems
    Summary: MSU Extension supports the development of community food systems in Michigan by providing resources and programs to develop local food policy councils, farm-to-institutional purchasing, food hubs and farmers markets.

  125. Community Gardening - /community_gardening/

    Title: Community Gardening
    Summary: Michigan is a great place for growing fruits, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants in a community setting. MSU Extension offers many programs for school and community gardeners to help them create beautiful spaces and grow delicious produce.

  126. Community Service & Service Learning - /community_service_learning/

    Title: 4-H Community Service & Service Learning
    Summary: Michigan 4-H offers an opportunity for youth to learn about community service and service learning. Service Learning focuses on learning and Community Service focuses more on serving.

  127. 4-H Companion Animals - /companion_animals/

    Title: 4-H Companion Animals
    Summary: 4-H youth explore veterinary and animal science by engaging in projects with their pet and learning to feed, train and care for the animal.

  128. Conflict, Collaboration & Consensus in Natural Resource Issues - /conflict_collaboration_consensus_in_natural_resource_issues/

    Title: Conflict, Collaboration & Consensus in Natural Resource Issues
    Summary: Conflict, Collaboration & Consensus in Natural Resource Issues news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  129. Conflict Resolution - /conflict_resolution/

    Title: Conflict Resolution
    Summary: MSU Extension offers hands-on educational opportunities that help people build the skills needed to manage a range of potential conflict situations—from one-one-one interactions to large public meetings with a possible wide array of conflicting viewpoints.

  130. Communicating Through Conflict - /conflict_smoothies/

    Title: Communicating Through Conflict
    Summary: Communicating through Conflict workshops include relevant framework and discussion that provide participants with tools and techniques to manage conflict situations more effectively.

  131. Conservation Stewards Program - /conservation_stewards_program/

    Title: Conservation Stewards Program
    Summary: A volunteer leader training program designed for those interested in science-based ecosystem management principles and sharing this knowledge with others to help restore and conserve ecosystems throughout Michigan communities.

  132. Cooking for Crowds - /cooking_for_crowds/

    Title: Cooking for Crowds
    Summary: Cooking for Crowds is a workshop for nonprofit groups that prepare food for fundraisers. Participants will learn how to prevent unsafe conditions that may cause foodborne illness when planning, purchasing, storing, preparing and serving food.

  133. Cooking Matters - /cooking_matters/

    Title: Cooking Matters
    Summary: Cooking Matters is a nutrition program where participants will learn how to eat healthy, cook and grocery shop on a limited budget. This program is offered in the community for adults, families, and childcare providers, and in schools for teens.

  134. Corn - /corn/

    Title: Corn
    Summary: As one of the top produced agricultural commodities in Michigan, corn is integral to the state's economy. MSU Extension provides educational opportunities and resources for farmers searching for answers to improve yields, manage pests and increase profits.

  135. Cottage Food Law - /cottage_food_law/

    Title: Cottage Food Law
    Summary: This one to two hour workshop covers the food safety aspect of preparing cottage foods for sale. Participants receive a manual and a certificate of completion.

  136. Cover Crops - /cover_crops/

    Title: Cover Crops
    Summary: Cover crops news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  137. Center for Packaging Innovation and Sustainability - /cpis/

    Title: Center for Packaging Innovation & Sustainability
    Summary: The Center for Packaging Innovation and Sustainability is the vision and commitment that is the foundation of Michigan State University's efforts in packaging innovation and sustainability.

  138. Crawford County - /crawford/

    Title: Crawford County
    Summary: Crawford County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  139. Creating Safe Environments - /creating-safe-environments/

    Title: Creating Safe Environments for Youth
    Summary: Tools and resources for parents, caregivers, volunteers and staff interested in creating safe environments that promote positive youth development.

  140. Center for Research on Ingredient Safety - /cris/

    Title: Center for Research on Ingredient Safety
    Summary: The Center for Research on Ingredient Safety at Michigan State University (CRIS) is one of the few organizations in the world willing to tackle the hard questions about ingredient safety in our everyday products.

  141. Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability - /csis/

    Title: Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability
    Summary: The Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability at Michigan State University integrates ecology with socioeconomics, demography and other disciplines for ecological sustainability from local, national to global scales.

  142. Department of Community Sustainability - /csus/

    Title: Department of Community Sustainability
    Summary: The Department of Community Sustainability engages with colleagues, students, stakeholders and communities to address social choices within specific environmental, economic and cultural contexts that advance or conflict with sustainability goals.

  143. Cucumbers - /cucumbers/

    Title: Pickling Cucumbers
    Summary: MSU Extension supports the vital processed pickle industry through education and outreach that supports Michigan cucumber growers and helps strengthen the industry.

  144. Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments Webinar Series - /current_issues_affecting_michigan_local_governments_webinar_series/

    Title: Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments Webinar Series
    Summary: A free bi-monthly webinar series covering issues affecting local governments in Michigan.

  145. Dairy - /dairy/

    Title: Dairy
    Summary: MSU Extension provides easy-to-access information, specialized dairy programs, ranging from online resources to educational seminars, to dairy educators located throughout the state.

  146. 4-H Dairy Cattle Production & Management - /dairy_cattle/

    Title: 4-H Dairy Cattle Production & Management
    Summary: 4-H livestock projects, including dairy, provide great opportunities for youth to learn about animal and veterinary science, as well as animal production practices while gaining valuable life skills such as responsibility and record-keeping.

  147. Dairy Lipids Nutrition Program and Laboratory - /dairynutrition/

    Title: Dairy Lipids Nutrition Program and Laboratory
    Summary: The Michigan State University Dairy Lipids Nutrition Program and Laboratory is devoted to conducting research and outreach on dairy nutrition, both as it relates to the dairy (bovine) animal and humans.

  148. Dairy Store - /dairystore/

    Title: Dairy Store
    Summary: The MSU Dairy Store produces signature ice cream flavors and cheeses for Spartans, their families and visitors to Michigan State University's campus.

  149. Delta County - /delta/

    Title: Delta County
    Summary: Delta County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  150. Demmer Shooting Sports, Education and Training Center - /demmercenter/

    Title: Demmer Center
    Summary: The Demmer Center: Shooting sports, Education, and Training Center

  151. Demo - /demo/

    Title: Website Demo
    Summary: This website is a demonstration of the capabilities of the website system. It is not an informational website, and contains no real content.

  152. Detroit Partnership for Food, Learning and Innovation - /detroitpartnership/

    Title: MSU Detroit Partnership for Food, Learning and Innovation
    Summary: Forming partnerships, addressing challenges and opening up opportunities unique to Michigan's urban environments.

  153. Diabetes - /diabetes/

    Title: Diabetes
    Summary: MSU Extension provides the knowledge and skills needed to improve the health behaviors of those who have diabetes and those who are at risk of developing diabetes as well as their caregivers.

  154. Dickinson County - /dickinson/

    Title: Dickinson County
    Summary: Dickinson County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  155. Mother talking to daughter
    Difficult Conversations - /difficult_conversations/

    Title: Managing Difficult Conversations & Situations
    Summary: A collection of programs, helpful news articles and external resources to support individuals, families and communities faced with difficult conversations on sensitive issues.

  156. Dining With Diabetes - /dining_with_diabetes/

    Title: Dining With Diabetes
    Summary: Dining With Diabetes is five-session series conducted by MSU Extension and community health partners. Participants have the opportunity to taste foods prepared from diabetes-friendly recipes.

  157. Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - /diversity/

    Title: Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
    Summary: The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion creates and maintains an accessible, inclusive and supportive community for all who learn, work and teach in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, MSU Extension and AgBioResearch.

  158. Drought Resources - /drought_resources/

    Title: Drought Resources
    Summary: The MSU Extension drought resources page provides timely information to agricultural producers as weather conditions impact their operation.

  159. Dry Beans - /dry-beans/

    Title: Dry Beans
    Summary: Known worldwide for high quality and consistency, Michigan dry beans are an important commodity. MSU Extension provides expert research and educational opportunities to assist growers in producing a highly valuable, marketable crop.

  160. Dunbar Forest - /dunbar/

    Title: Dunbar Forest
    Summary: The 5,760-acre Dunbar Forest is the largest and second-oldest MSU off-campus facility. The forest hosts long-term genetics and silvicultural studies that have helped advance the science of forest management in Michigan and the Great Lakes region.

  161. Early Childhood Development - /early_childhood_development/

    Title: Early Childhood Development
    Summary: MSU Extension is focusing their early childhood development services in three dynamic areas. We provide tools to help parents and caregivers get children ready for school and offer programs that promote social and emotional health in young children.

  162. Eat Healthy, Be Active - /eat_healthy_be_active/

    Title: Eat Healthy, Be Active
    Summary: Learn the skills you need to make healthy eating and regular physical activity a part of your lifestyle. Eat Healthy, Be Active is a six-week nutrition and physical activity program for adults.

  163. Eat Smart, Live Strong - /eat_smart_live_strong/

    Title: Eat Smart, Live Strong
    Summary: Eat Smart, Live Strong news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  164. Eaton County - /eaton/

    Title: Eaton County
    Summary: Eaton County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  165. Economic Development - /economic_development/

    Title: Economic Development
    Summary: MSU Extension educators help counties work together in developing strong economic blueprints that strengthen relationships, build trust and capacity and strengthen “social capital.”

  166. Economic Impact Analysis of Local and Regional Food Systems - /economic_impact_analysis_of_local_and_regional_food_systems/

    Title: Economic Impact Analysis of Local and Regional Food Systems
    Summary: Economists and local food system researchers convened to assess existing practices and recommend future strategies for economic analyses of local and regional food systems.

  167. Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) - /efnep/

    Title: Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
    Summary: Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  168. Elton R Smith Chair - /eltonrsmithchair/

    Title: Elton R. Smith Chair
    Summary: Elton R. Smith Chair

  169. Emmet County - /emmet/

    Title: Emmet County
    Summary: Emmet County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  170. Energy - /energy/

    Title: Energy
    Summary: MSU Extension programs help landowners negotiate effective oil and natural gas leases and understand the benefits and impacts of development.

  171. Department of Entomology - /ent/

    Title: Department of Entomology
    Summary: Interested in studying with MSU Department of Entomology? Explore our degree programs.

  172. 4-H Entomology - /entomology/

    Title: 4-H Entomology
    Summary: If rare beetles or other insects are of interest, Michigan 4-H has a program for youth to become involved in. Whether observing, photographing or collecting insects there is plenty to explore when it comes to entomology.

  173. Entrepreneurship - /entrepreneurship/

    Title: Entrepreneurship
    Summary: Fostering entrepreneurship and community support are key strategies for creating jobs and transforming the state’s economy and global presence. MSU Extension addresses entrepreneurship from both a community and individual perspective.

  174. Environmental & Outdoor Education - /environmental_outdoor_education/

    Title: 4-H Environmental & Outdoor Education
    Summary: Michigan 4-H environmental and outdoor education teaches youth about science and ecology, interrelationships and impacts, health, and positive outdoor experiences. As a result, youth learn to appreciate and respect the connection between people and nature.

  175. Equine Herpes Virus - /equine_herpes_virus/

    Title: Equine Herpes Virus
    Summary: Equine Herpes Virus two different forms of disease that include: Respiratory (rhinopneumonitis) which affects mostly young horses, abortions in pregnant mares and neurologic (equine herpesvirus myeloencephalopathy).

  176. Epsilon Sigma Phi - /esp/

    Title: Epsilon Sigma Phi
    Summary: Epsilon Sigma Phi (ESP) is dedicated to fostering standards of excellence in the Extension System and developing the Extension profession and professional.

  177. ANR Event Services - /eventservices/

    Title: ANR Event Services
    Summary: Event management, consulting and online registration resources for the MSU College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, AgBioResearch and MSU Extension.

  178. Explore Extension - /exploreextension/

    Title: Explore Extension
    Summary: Welcome to Michigan State University Extension. We have educational programs for you and your family in your community and online. Get started with our brief survey to narrow down our programs to fit your interests.

  179. Extension Health Research - /extension_health_research/

    Title: Extension Health Research
    Summary: A partnership between MSU College of Human Medicine and MSU Extension serving as a national model of how Cooperative Extension can collaborate with medical schools and faculty to increase health research and strengthen primary care delivery to patients.

  180. Eyes on the Forest - /eyes_on_the_forest/

    Title: Eyes on the Forest
    Summary: Linking research, outreach and communication activities to create a network of volunteer “citizen scientists” who select and monitor healthy trees, across the state, and help identify future outbreaks of invasive pests.

  181. Facilitation - /facilitation/

    Title: Facilitation
    Summary: A facilitator is someone who helps a group of people understand common objectives and assists in planning and achieving objectives without taking a position in the discussion. Facilitators can help those groups come to a consensus on their best ideas.

  182. Facilitative Leadership - /facilitative_leadership/

    Title: Facilitative Leadership
    Summary: The three-day Facilitative Leadership workshop helps build the capacity of groups or organizations to use the collective talents of its members to coordinate actions, strengthen relationships, and enable the group to meet its goals.

  183. Faculty & Staff - /facultystaff/

    Title: Faculty & Staff
    Summary: Resources for faculty and staff in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

  184. Fair and Exhibition Animal Health - /fair-and-exhibition-animal-health/

    Title: Fair and Exhibition Animal Health
    Summary: This website serves as a primary information hub to assist in the planning for, responding to and recovery after a variety of animal health situations that may occur at a local fair or exhibition.

  185. Michigan State University Extension Family
    Family - /family/

    Title: Family
    Summary: Keeping Michigan families strong and successful—financially, emotionally and physically—is a big part of measuring MSU Extension’s success. Programs devoted to keeping families safe include those dealing with bullying and violence prevention.

  186. Farm Bill - /farm_bill/

    Title: Farm Bill
    Summary: The 2014 Farm Bill affects Michigan farms in many ways. MSU Extension works with other sources around the country to provide information to farmers for navigating Farm Bill as it becomes available.

  187. Farm & Farmers Markets - /farm_farmers_markets/

    Title: Farm & Farmers Markets
    Summary: MSU Extension assists farms and farmers markets’ efforts by bringing together partners, identifying successful market models, establishing rules and regulations, identifying and training managers and helping recruit vendors.

  188. Farm Management - /farm_management/

    Title: Farm Business Management
    Summary: 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.

  189. Michigan Farm to School - /farm_to_school/

    Title: Michigan Farm to School
    Summary: Sharing ideas, tools and resources to support a range of efforts to serve local foods in schools and early care and education settings.

  190. MSU Farrier School - /farrierschool/

    Title: MSU Farrier School
    Summary: MSU Farrier School is accepting applications for fall 2019.

  191. FastTrac NewVenture Program - /fasttrac_newventure_program/

    Title: FastTrac NewVenture Program
    Summary: FastTrac NewVenture news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  192. MSU Forest Biomass Innovation Center - /fbic/

    Title: MSU Forest Biomass Innovation Center
    Summary: The 1,745-acre MSU Forest Biomass Innovation Center in Escanaba is leading a number of initiatives to broaden MSU's impact in the forestry and wildlife sectors

  193. Forest Carbon and Climate Program - /fccp/

    Title: Forest Carbon and Climate Program
    Summary: Educating future leaders in forest carbon science, policy, and management

  194. Field Crop Pathology - /fcp/

    Title: Field Crop Pathology
    Summary: TODO: ADD SUMMARY

  195. Fall Extension Conference - /fec/

    Title: Fall Extension Conference
    Summary: Join us in Traverse City, Michigan!

  196. Field Crops - /field_crops/

    Title: Field Crops
    Summary: MSU Extension provides research-based field crop production recommendations and resources. Assistance is accessible through educational programs, fact sheets, bulletins, articles, websites and individual contacts.

  197. Field Crops Entomology Program - /fieldcropsent/

    Title: Field Crops Entomology Program
    Summary: Field Crop Entomology Program at MSU provides extension information and research on insects in corn, soybean, dry bean, wheat, sugarbeet, forages, hemp, and other field crops in Michigan.

  198. Signing contract.
    Financing Farming in the U.S. - /financing_farming_in_the_us/

    Title: Financing Farming in the U.S.
    Summary: A national team of community-based lenders and farm business advisors.

  199. Fire Blight Symposium - /fireblightsymposium/

    Title: Second International Symposium on Fire Blight of Rosaceous Plants
    Summary: The Second International Symposium on Fire Blight of Rosaceous Plants

  200. Fiscal Management - /fiscal_management/

    Title: Fiscal Management
    Summary: MSU Extension works to provide training to local elected leaders in Michigan’s 1,858 townships, villages, cities and counties; 608 school districts, 456 special purpose authorities, 14 multi-county regions, and 12 federally recognized tribal nations.

  201. Fisheries & Wildlife - /fisheries_wildlife/

    Title: Fisheries & Wildlife
    Summary: MSU Extension works with fisheries and wildlife agencies and stakeholders to protect and enhance populations and habitats.

  202. Urban Food Systems in Flint, Michigan: Identifying Leverage Points - /flintfood/

    Title: Urban Food Systems in Flint, Michigan: Identifying Leverage Points
    Summary: The Community Foundation of Greater Flint is partnering with Michigan State University to engage in a community-based research project to better understand the food system in Flint, Michigan.

  203. Flooding - /flooding/

    Title: Severe Weather & Flooding
    Summary: A collection of educational articles and resources to help families and communities deal with severe weather, power outages, localized flooding, food safety and related issues.

  204. Floriculture - /floriculture/

    Title: Floriculture & Greenhouse Crop Production
    Summary: 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.

  205. 4-H Folkpatterns - /folkpatterns/

    Title: 4-H Folkpatterns
    Summary: Youth explore cultural traditions, history, traditional crafts, foods and their own heritage through 4-H folkpatterns.

  206. MSU Food - /food/

    Title: Food@MSU
    Summary: Some of life’s most meaningful conversations happen around the dinner table. You're invited to pull up a chair as we talk about food and the different ways it impacts us.

  207. Food Processing - /food-processing/

    Title: Food Processing
    Summary: Improving our ability to process fruits and vegetables is important to the economy. To do this, it's necessary to invest in cultivating an educated, informed and well-trained workforce.

  208. Food Safety Regulations and Courses - /food-safety-regulations-and-courses/

    Title: Food Safety Regulations and Courses
    Summary: Food Safety Modernization required courses, FDA certification requirements and other certificate training to meet food, preventative control, processing and packaging can be completed and certified through these programs.

  209. Food Security - /food-security/

    Title: Food Security
    Summary: Food Security

  210. Food and Community Connections - /food_and_community_connections/

    Title: Food and Community Connections
    Summary: A national outreach effort to cultivate environments and infrastructures for the development of equitable good food systems and healthy communities.

  211. Food Budgeting - /food_budgeting/

    Title: Food Budgeting
    Summary: MSU Extension’s programming promotes healthy lifestyles and empowers Michigan residents to take control of their health. Participants learn how to build nutritious diets on a budget, reduce foodborne diseases and become leaders in the food industry.

  212. Michigan State University Extension Food & Health
    Food & Health - /food_health/

    Title: Food & Health
    Summary: MSU Extension’s programming promotes healthy lifestyles and empowers Michigan residents to take control of their health. Participants learn how to build nutritious diets on a budget, reduce foodborne diseases and become leaders in the food industry.

  213. Food Innovation Districts - /food_innovation_districts/

    Title: Food Innovation Districts
    Summary: A planning and economic strategy toolkit to address regional food system infrastructure needs and support the clustering of markets, food business incubators, and facilities for common storage and distribution.

  214. Food Policy - /food_policy/

    Title: Food Policy
    Summary: MSU Extension works with partners to identify and sustain emerging and existing local food councils. Food policy councils are innovative collaborations between residents and government that serve residents who have been unrepresented in food decisions.

  215. Food Preservation - /food_preservation/

    Title: Food Preservation
    Summary: Participants will learn how to provide safe, high-quality products using the latest research on food preservation. The food preservation methods covered include freezing, boiling water bath canning, pressure canning and dehydrating.

  216. Food Safety Training for Food Service Workers - /food_safety_training_for_food_service_workers/

    Title: Food Safety Training for Food Service Workers
    Summary: Food Safety Training for Food Service Workers news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  217. foodpreservation - /foodpreservation/

    Title: Home Food Preservation
    Summary: This low-cost online course is designed to increase knowledge and confidence in water bath and pressure canning, freezing, pickling and dehydrating techniques.

  218. Center for Regional Food Systems - /foodsystems/

    Title: Center for Regional Food Systems
    Summary: Engaging the people of Michigan, the United States and the world in developing regionally integrated, sustainable food systems.

  219. Department of Forestry - /for/

    Title: Department of Forestry
    Summary: Who will sustain vibrant forest ecosystems? SPARTANS WILL.

  220. Forages - /forages/

    Title: Forages
    Summary: MSU Extension is a supporter of growing forages and provides an educational opportunity for farmers and interested individuals to find information and resource materials regarding the growth of forages.

  221. Foreclosure Education and Counseling - /foreclosure_education_counseling/

    Title: Foreclosure Education & Counseling
    Summary: This program is available to all homeowners who need assistance with the foreclosure process. Become educated on how to make important decisions for your family and household.

  222. Forestry - /forestry/

    Title: Forestry
    Summary: Michigan is home to 20 million acres of forestland, supporting more than 125,000 jobs and contributing more than $17 billion to Michigan’s economy. MSU Extension’s forestry programs help landowners become effective stewards of our forests.

  223. Food Processing and Innovation Center - /fpic/

    Title: Food Processing and Innovation Center
    Summary: Commercial processing Space with Food Processing Equipment and Facilities to create new innovative products for the marketplace

  224. Fred Russ Forest - /fredruss/

    Title: Fred Russ Forest
    Summary: The 939-acre Fred Russ Forest allows researchers to conduct long-term research on Christmas tree seed production and other projects aimed at preserving the diversity and abundance of Michigan forests.

  225. From the Farm - /fromthefarm/

    Title: From the Farm
    Summary: Anna Herzberger. PhD candidate. Fourth-generation farmer. She digs deeply into the farmlands of central Illinois and northeastern China to understand what brings them together, and what stands between them.

  226. Fruit and Nuts - /fruit/

    Title: Fruit & Nuts
    Summary: MSU Extension provides educational programs and publications based on applied research for Michigan fruit crops including apples, pears, blueberries, chestnuts, brambles, plums, cherries, grapes, peaches and strawberries.

  227. Food Security Group - /fsg/

    Title: Food Security Group
    Summary: The Food Security Group at Michigan State University believes that good food and nutrition policy, informed by solid empirical evidence that is generated jointly with local partners, can transform economies and lives in low income countries.

  228. Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition - /fshn/

    Title: Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition
    Summary: Our students, faculty and staff help solve issues in food production, food safety, health applications and disease prevention.

  229. Food Security Policy - /fsp/

    Title: Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy
    Summary: Working towards a sustainable and inclusive agrifood system through evidence building, improving policy processes, and influencing policy change at country, regional and global levels

  230. Department of Fisheries and Wildlife - /fw/

    Title: Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
    Summary: Preserving Our Past…. Creating Our Future

  231. Genesee County - /genesee/

    Title: Genesee County
    Summary: Genesee County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  232. Gladwin County - /gladwin/

    Title: Gladwin County
    Summary: Gladwin County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  233. Great Lakes Leadership Academy - /glla/

    Title: Great Lakes Leadership Academy
    Summary: For leaders who are committed to strengthening their skills and empowering their communities. Broaden your knowledge and your professional network. Understand the role and influence of government and special interests on the issues that matter to you.

  234. International - /global/

    Title: International Programs
    Summary: CANR international programs support global engagement of faculty and students throughout the world in areas of food, agriculture and natural resources.

  235. Global & Cultural Education - /global_cultural_education/

    Title: 4-H Global & Cultural Education
    Summary: 4-H offers a variety of opportunities for kids and adults to learn more about our global community and develop an appreciation for diverse perspectives and cultures.

  236. Gogebic County - /gogebic/

    Title: Gogebic County
    Summary: Gogebic County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  237. Golf Courses - /golf_courses/

    Title: Golf Courses
    Summary: Welcome to Michigan State University’s website featuring our news, recommendations and resources for maintaining golf courses.

  238. Good Agricultural Practices - /good_agricultural_practices/

    Title: Good Agricultural Practices
    Summary: Classes and presentations on Good Agricultural Practices prepare farmers to sell their produce in retail markets and ensure the safety of their produce for sale.

  239. Government - /government/

    Title: Government
    Summary: Through education of newly elected and incumbent officials, MSU Extension helps ground Michigan’s 1,858 municipalities and 12 federally recognized tribal nations with trusted information that helps in sound governance.

  240. Grand Traverse County - /grand_traverse/

    Title: Grand Traverse County
    Summary: Grand_Traverse County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  241. Grapes - /grapes/

    Title: Grapes
    Summary: Grapes have multiple uses, such as flavor, ingredient or snack. MSU Extension offers education material to keep you up to date with the observations and/ or events that may include grapes or other fruit.

  242. Gratiot County - /gratiot/

    Title: Gratiot County
    Summary: Gratiot County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  243. Grazing Systems - /grazing_systems/

    Title: Grazing Systems
    Summary: MSU Extension educators work with producers to develop pasture-based local beef production systems and host public field days and seasonal programs.

  244. Great Lakes Education Program - /great_lakes_education_program/

    Title: Great Lakes Education Program
    Summary: Fourth-grade students are introduced to the unique features of the Great Lakes through a combination of classroom learning and hands-on experience. As a result, students understand their role in protecting vital freshwater resources.

  245. Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference - /great_lakes_hop_and_barley_conference/

    Title: Great Lakes Hop & Barley Conference
    Summary: This conference was established to help support growers and brewers, and the ingredients that are supplied to the growing craft beverage industry.

  246. Cattle Feeding Short Course - /great_lakes_professional_cattle_feeding_marketing_short_course/

    Title: Cattle Feeding Short Course
    Summary: Cattle Feeding Short Course is an educational opportunity for producers of beef products, to become aware of nutritional and management practices for improving cattle feeding operations.

  247. Grow it Cook it Eat it - /grow_it_cook_it_eat_it/

    Title: Grow It Cook It Eat It
    Summary: Grow it, cook it, eat it is an informative, fun-filled series of four workshops designed to guide you from garden to table.

  248. Growing Lavender - /growinglavender/

    Title: Growing Lavender
    Summary: This is a self-paced online course that provides a comprehensive introduction to lavender production for beginning growers

  249. Healthy Harvest - /healthy_harvest/

    Title: Healthy Harvest
    Summary: Healthy Harvest is supported by MSU Extension to provide educational opportunities about how to and the benefits of growing your own vegetables. The Healthy Harvest Program partners with MSU Extension's HNI and Master Gardener programs.

  250. Healthy Relationships - /healthy_relationships/

    Title: Healthy Relationships
    Summary: MSU Extension works to promote healthy relationships between youth, parents, families, caregivers and the community through social, mental, psychological and spiritual aspects of an individual’s life.

  251. Healthy Youth - /healthy_youth/

    Title: 4-H Healthy Youth
    Summary: Michigan 4-H Youth Development supports and empowers individuals, families and volunteers to help young people make proactive decisions about healthy lifestyles by offering resources and tools around nutrition, fitness and health in young people.

  252. Mower near hemp plants.
    Hemp Production - /hemp/

    Title: Hemp Production
    Summary: Information about hemp production in Michigan.

  253. Hidden Lake Gardens - /hiddenlakegardens/

    Title: Hidden Lake Gardens
    Summary: Our mission is to instill an appreciation of plants, gardens, landscapes and the natural environment by displaying collections of plants that are of botanical and arboricultural value to students, professionals, and the public.

  254. Hillsdale County - /hillsdale/

    Title: Hillsdale County
    Summary: Hillsdale County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  255. Holistic Insect Systematics Laboratory - /hisl/

    Title: Holistic Insect Systematics Laboratory
    Summary: Our goal is to use multiple sources of data to improve insect systemics, taxonomy and phylogenetics.

  256. Hoffmann Lab - /hoffmann/

    Title: Hoffmann Lab
    Summary: Did you ever wonder how light at night and seasonal change in day length change your neuronal network and impact your health and physiology?

  257. Hollender Lab - /hollenderlab/

    Title: Hollender Lab
    Summary: Welcome to the Hollender Lab

  258. Gardening in Michigan - /home_gardening/

    Title: Gardening in Michigan
    Summary: Michigan is a great place to grow fruit, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. MSU Extension offers many resources including the popular Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program and the Smart Gardening initiative.

  259. Hops - /hops/

    Title: Hops
    Summary: Find everything you need to know about growing hops in the Great Lakes Region whether you are a farmer, brewer or a backyard enthusiast.

  260. Horses - /horses/

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

  261. 4-H Horses & Ponies - /horses_ponies/

    Title: 4-H Horses & Ponies
    Summary: Youth explore veterinary and animal science by engaging in horse projects that develop life skills. Activities include showing, riding, educational contests, leadership opportunities, career exploration and judging; many do not require horse ownership.

  262. Houghton County - /houghton/

    Title: Houghton County
    Summary: Houghton County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  263. Department of Horticulture - /hrt/

    Title: Department of Horticulture
    Summary: Who will develop the science, technology and business to cultivate plants for human and environmental health? SPARTANS WILL

  264. Huron County - /huron/

    Title: Huron County
    Summary: Huron County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  265. Institute of Agricultural Technology - /iat/

    Title: Institute of Agricultural Technology
    Summary: Founded in 1894, the Institute of Agricultural Technology delivers innovative, educational programs that develop career-ready graduates through intensive, practical learning and skill enhancement in agricultural, environmental, and applied technologies. 

  266. Institute for Food Laws and Regulations - /iflr/

    Title: Institute for Food Laws and Regulations
    Summary: There's no time like the present for lifelong learning.

  267. Inclusive 4-H - /inclusive_4h/

    Title: Inclusive 4-H
    Summary: Blending different backgrounds together is a unique aspect of Michigan 4-H. Differences including people of diverse backgrounds, heritages, and physical and mental abilities are welcome, and encouraged, to join 4-H as a participant or volunteer.

  268. Ingham County - /ingham/

    Title: Ingham County
    Summary: Ingham County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  269. 4-H International Exchange Programs - /international_exchange_programs/

    Title: 4-H International Exchange Programs
    Summary: Michigan 4-H offers youth and their families an opportunity to think globally, grow in their cultural awareness, and gain knowledge about the world through international exchange programs that include both hosting and travelling abroad.

  270. Introduction to Lakes Online - /introduction_to_lakes_online/

    Title: Introduction to Lakes Online
    Summary: A six-week online course specially designed for those interested in learning about inland lakes in which participants learn and explore topics including lake ecology, watersheds, natural shorelines, water law, aquatic plants, and citizen involvement.

  271. Invasive Species - /invasive_species/

    Title: Invasive Species
    Summary: Invasive plant and animal species pose an enormous threat to Michigan’s biodiversity and economic well-being. MSU Extension provides educational resources to identify, assess and control invasive species throughout the state.

  272. Ionia County - /ionia/

    Title: Ionia County
    Summary: Ionia County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  273. Iosco County - /iosco/

    Title: Iosco County
    Summary: Iosco County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  274. Integrated Pest Management - /ipm/

    Title: Integrated Pest Management
    Summary: The IPM Program collaborates with faculty and Extension educators to develop diverse information serving growers of many crops, the landscape/turf “green” industry, and those looking for home and garden pest solutions.

  275. Iron County - /iron/

    Title: Iron County
    Summary: Iron County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  276. Irrigation - /irrigation/

    Title: Irrigation
    Summary: Irrigation plays a big part in agriculture. Learn all the in's and out's of agricultural irrigation, and find resources to meet your needs.

  277. Isabella County - /isabella/

    Title: Isabella County
    Summary: Isabella County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  278. Jackson County - /jackson/

    Title: Jackson County
    Summary: Jackson County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  279. Children eating food.
    Jump Into Foods & Fitness (JIFF) - /jump_into_foods_and_fitness_jiff/

    Title: Jump Into Foods & Fitness (JIFF)
    Summary: Jump Into Foods and Fitness (JIFF) is a research-based curriculum that features eight “Kangaroo Jumps” or sessions that help kids ages 8 to 11 (grades 3 to 5) learn the importance of nutrition, increased physical activity and food safety.

  280. 4-H Junior Citizen Planner - /junior_citizen_planner/

    Title: 4-H Junior Citizen Planner
    Summary: Youth learn about making effective land-use decisions in their communities while addressing important subjects such as social studies, civics, geography, environmental science, land-use planning and land-use technology.

  281. Kalamazoo County - /kalamazoo/

    Title: Kalamazoo County
    Summary: Kalamazoo County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  282. Kalkaska County - /kalkaska/

    Title: Kalkaska County
    Summary: Kalkaska County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  283. W.K. Kellogg Biological Station - /kbs/

    Title: W.K. Kellogg Biological Station
    Summary: World-renowned for its contributions to ecology, evolution and sustainable agriculture, the 3,014-acre W.K. Kellogg Biological Station is MSU's largest off-campus research and education complex.

  284. W. K. Kellogg Chair - /kelloggchair/

    Title: W. K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food & Community Ethics
    Summary: Paul B. Thompson holds the W.K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food & Community Ethics at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.

  285. W.K. Kellogg Experimental Forest - /kelloggforest/

    Title: W.K. Kellogg Experimental Forest
    Summary: Established on abandoned agricultural land, the 716-acre Kellogg Experimental Forest is known worldwide for research on tree breeding and genetics, planting techniques, and plantation establishment and management.

  286. Kent County - /kent/

    Title: Kent County
    Summary: Kent County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  287. Keweenaw County - /keweenaw/

    Title: Keweenaw County
    Summary: Keweenaw County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  288. Lake County - /lake/

    Title: Lake County
    Summary: Lake County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  289. Lake City Research Center - /lakecity/

    Title: Lake City Research Center
    Summary: The Lake City Research Center includes 810 acres of managed land and 180 beef cows in a geographic area suitable for forage-based livestock enterprises, potato production and bioenergy crop production.

  290. Lakes, Streams & Watersheds - /lakes_streams_watersheds/

    Title: Lakes, Streams & Watersheds
    Summary: MSU Extension teams with local, state, regional and federal agencies and stakeholder organizations to protect and promote the sustainable use of the state’s distinctive aquatic resources.

  291. Land Use Education Services - /land_use_education_services/

    Title: Land Use Education Services
    Summary: MSU Extension Land Use Educators offer a broad variety of training courses and presentations on topics related to local planning and zoning tools and techniques, land use and environmental issues, local government, leadership development and more.

  292. Landis Lab - /landislab/

    Title: Landis Lab
    Summary: The Landis lab focuses on the ecology, conservation and management of insects in landscapes containing both natural and managed ecosystems.

  293. Land Policy Institute - /landpolicy/

    Title: Land Policy
    Summary: Resources addressing public and private land use challenges in Michigan, the Midwest and beyond

  294. Landscaping - /landscaping/

    Title: Landscaping
    Summary: 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.

  295. Lapeer County - /lapeer/

    Title: Lapeer County
    Summary: Lapeer County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  296. Michigan State University Extension Lawn & Garden
    Lawn & Garden - /lawn_garden/

    Title: Lawn & Garden
    Summary: Whether you’re looking to save money, love fresh flavor or working with nature, Michigan is a great place for growing fruit, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. MSU Extension offers resources including the popular Extension Master Gardener program.

  297. Fight Lead Exposure - /lead/

    Title: Fight Lead Exposure
    Summary: Here you can find a range of resources and information that can help you and your family understand the issue of lead exposure as well as programs that focus on healthy eating and early childhood education.

  298. Leadership - /leadership/

    Title: Leadership
    Summary: MSU Extension strengthens the leadership skills of individuals and organizations so they can participate fully in our democracy. MSU Extension offers several classroom-based leadership development training programs and educational resources.

  299. Leadership, Citizenship & Service - /leadership_citizenship/

    Title: 4-H Leadership, Citizenship & Service
    Summary: Discover the many ways to get involved in your community and act locally through activities and events that develop leadership and citizenship skills. Youth gain the knowledge, skills and practical application needed to learn job skills and have fun.

  300. Learn - /learning/

    Title: Learn about MSU Extension
    Summary: For more than 100 years, MSU Extension has helped grow Michigan’s economy by equipping people with the information that they need to raise healthy and safe families, build their communities and empower our children to dream of a successful future.

  301. Leelanau County - /leelanau/

    Title: Leelanau County
    Summary: Leelanau County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  302. Legume Innovation Lab - /legumelab/

    Title: Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Legume Systems Research
    Summary: The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Legume Systems Research fosters dynamic, profitable and environmentally sustainable approaches that contribute to resilience, productivity and better nutrition and economic opportunities.

  303. Lenawee County - /lenawee/

    Title: Lenawee County
    Summary: Lenawee County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  304. Life Skills - /life_skills/

    Title: 4-H Life Skills
    Summary: The goal of Michigan 4-H Youth Development is that every youth possess the necessary life skills to be successful. Life skills are a basic foundation that prepare youth for success in life.

  305. Livable Communities - /livable_communities/

    Title: Livable Communities
    Summary: MSU Extension fosters livable communities through programming that reflects a sense of place, which is the visual, emotional, memorable and satisfaction of any community. Extension aligns communities with 21st-century global awareness and standards.

  306. Livingston County - /livingston/

    Title: Livingston County
    Summary: Livingston County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  307. Land Management Office - /lmo/

    Title: Land Management Office
    Summary: Managing University properties and facilities. Over 25,000 acres.

  308. Michigan Local Food Council Network - /local_food_council_network/

    Title: Michigan Local Food Council Network
    Summary: Convening and engaging food councils through peer-to-peer learning to build individual and collective capacity, address food and food policy issues, and engage communities.

  309. Local Governments & Local Food Systems - /local_governments_and_local_food_systems/

    Title: Local Governments and Local Food Systems
    Summary: Building capacity for local government engagement in food system development through research and outreach programming.

  310. Luce County - /luce/

    Title: Luce County
    Summary: Luce County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  311. Michigan Alliance for Animal Agriculture - /maaa/

    Title: Michigan Alliance for Animal Agriculture
    Summary: The Michigan Alliance for Animal Agriculture is a partnership between the state's animal agriculture industries and MSU focused on advancing the Michigan animal agriculture economy.

  312. Mackinac County - /mackinac/

    Title: Mackinac County
    Summary: Mackinac County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  313. Macomb County - /macomb/

    Title: Macomb County
    Summary: Macomb County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  314. Making Healthy Choices - /making_healthy_choices/

    Title: Making Healthy Choices
    Summary: Making Healthy Choices news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  315. Malting Barley - /malting_barley/

    Title: Malting Barley
    Summary: MSU Extension provides research-based production recommendations and resources to support the growing malting barley industry and to ensure high-quality Michigan barley can be processed locally.

  316. Managing Animal Mortalities - /managing_animal_mortalities/

    Title: Managing Animal Mortalities
    Summary: Animal deaths are unavoidable on the farm and farmers need a plan and methods for managing both “routine” (normal and natural) mortality and “mass carcass” (catastrophic or disaster) management plans.

  317. Managing Farm Stress - /managing_farm_stress/

    Title: Managing Farm Stress
    Summary: 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.

  318. Managing Relationships - /managing_relationships/

    Title: Managing Relationships
    Summary: MSU Extension helps create healthy relationships between youth, parents, family, caregivers and the community. Through successful academic grades, healthy behavior and positive interactions individuals will find solutions to negative behavior in life.

  319. Manistee County - /manistee/

    Title: Manistee County
    Summary: Manistee County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  320. Marquette County - /marquette/

    Title: Marquette County
    Summary: Marquette County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  321. Mason County - /mason/

    Title: Mason County
    Summary: Mason County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  322. Master Gardener Program - /master_gardener_volunteer_program/

    Title: Master Gardener Program
    Summary: The MSU Extension Master Gardener Program is an adult horticulture education and volunteer leader training program committed to improving science based horticulture information in communities throughout the state.

  323. MCA & MSU Bull Evaluation - /mca_msu_bull_evaluation/

    Title: MCA & MSU Bull Evaluation
    Summary: MCA & MSU Bull Evaluation is a bull appraisal program and facility that affiliates with Michigan State University. This educational opportunity provides a lot of value and information to producers.

  324. Meat Cutter Training Course - /mctc/

    Title: Meat Cutter Training Course
    Summary: Meat cutters are in high demand for industry processors and in meat departments of grocery stores. This free, hands-on certificate training has in-person and online interactive learning components on how to cut and package meat.

  325. Meat Marketing and Processing - /meat_marketing_processing/

    Title: Meat Marketing & Processing
    Summary: Meat Marketing and Processing news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  326. Meat Lab - /meatlab/

    Title: Meat Lab
    Summary: MSU Meat Lab and Retail Sales

  327. Mecosta County - /mecosta/

    Title: Mecosta County
    Summary: Mecosta County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  328. Menominee County - /menominee/

    Title: Menominee County
    Summary: Menominee County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  329. Mental Health First Aid - /mental-health-first-aid/

    Title: Mental Health First Aid
    Summary: When someone’s in distress, a quick and compassionate response is just as important for mental health as it is physical health. Mental Health First Aid teaches participants how to help people who may be experiencing a mental health problem or crisis.

  330. MI Fresh - /mi_fresh/

    Title: Michigan Fresh
    Summary: Michigan Fresh helps you find tips on growing, handling and preserving as well as healthful recipes to take advantage of the delicious Michigan-grown bounty from your backyard or your local farmer's market.

  331. Pile of vote buttons
    Michigan Ballot Proposal Forum - /michigan-ballot-proposal-forum/

    Title: Michigan Ballot Proposal Forum
    Summary: MSU Extension provides unbiased analysis on Michigan's statewide ballot proposals that voters will see on the November ballot. Voters can learn what a YES and NO vote means, its impact, and attend a forum to ask questions.

  332. Michigan Food System Workforce Assessment - /michigan-food-workforce/

    Title: Michigan Food System Workforce Assessment
    Summary: Michigan’s local and regional food sector is important to the state’s economy. Does Michigan have the workforce to sustain and grow this system?

  333. Michigan 4-H Healthy Living Challenge: 5-2-1-0 For Your Health - /michigan_4_h_healthy_living_challenge_5_2_1_0_for_your_health/

    Title: Michigan 4-H Healthy Living Challenge: 5-2-1-0 For Your Health
    Summary: As one of the four main pillars of 4-H, Michigan 4-H encourages youth across the state to join them in focusing on healthy living. Participate in the 5-2-1-0 Challenge to help jumpstart your healthy living!

  334. Michigan ArtShare - /michigan_artshare/

    Title: Michigan ArtShare
    Summary: ArtShare believes in Michigan’s creative talent and works to promote ways to keep artists working throughout Michigan.

  335. Michigan Citizen Planner - /michigan_citizen_planner/

    Title: MSU Extension Citizen Planner Program
    Summary: Land use education and training to locally appointed and elected planning officials throughout Michigan. Teaches the fundamentals on roles, responsibilities and best practices for planning and zoning in Michigan.

  336. Michigan Equine News - /michigan_equine_news/

    Title: Michigan Equine News
    Summary: Promoting health and management awareness in the Michigan horse industry.

  337. Michigan Farm to Institution Network - /michigan_farm_to_institution_network/

    Title: Michigan Farm to Institution Network
    Summary: Seeking new approaches to institutional food purchasing. Growing Michigan institutions’ capacity to serve local food. Expanding markets for food grown, raised and processed in Michigan.

  338. Michigan Food Hub Learning and Innovation Network - /michigan_food_hub_learning_and_innovation_network/

    Title: Michigan Food Hub Learning and Innovation Network
    Summary: Providing development and leadership expertise for Michigan businesses that facilitate the aggregation, storage, processing, distribution, and/or marketing of local and regional food products.

  339. Michigan FoodCorps - /michigan_foodcorps/

    Title: Michigan FoodCorps
    Summary: Making schools healthier places for kids to eat, learn and grow.

  340. Michigan Good Food Charter Shared Measurement Project - /michigan_good_food_charter_shared_measurement_project/

    Title: Michigan Good Food Charter Shared Measurement Project
    Summary: Improving understanding of the impact of good food efforts in Michigan by building capacity statewide to assess and communicate food system change.

  341. Michigan Good Food Fund - /michigan_good_food_fund/

    Title: Michigan Good Food Fund
    Summary: A $30 million public-private partnership loan fund providing financing and business assistance to good food enterprises that benefit underserved communities across Michigan.

  342. Lake and Stream Leaders Institute logo
    Michigan Lake and Stream Leaders Institute - /michigan_lake_and_stream_leaders_institute/

    Title: Michigan Lake & Stream Leaders Institute
    Summary: An intensive, multi-session statewide leadership development program, held biennially. Participants develop their technical and people skills in an atmosphere of openness, trust, friendship and camaraderie.

  343. Michigan Marketmaker - /michigan_marketmaker/

    Title: Michigan MarketMaker
    Summary: Connecting willing markets and quality sources of food from farm and fisheries to fork.

  344. Michigan Meat Network - /michigan_meat_network/

    Title: Michigan Meat Network
    Summary: A network of livestock producers, meat processors, distributors, buyers, and food professionals looking to make business connections, find answers, and build viable markets for local and regional meat in Michigan.

  345. Michigan Natural Features Inventory - /michigan_natural_features_inventory/

    Title: Michigan Natural Features Inventory
    Summary: Michigan Natural Features Inventory aims to deliver the highest quality information that contributes to the conservation of biodiversity, especially rare and declining plants and animals and the diversity of ecosystems native to Michigan.

  346. Michigan Organic Farming Exchange - /michigan_organic_farming_exchange/

    Title: Michigan Organic Farming Exchange
    Summary: Equipping farmers and consumers with knowledge about organic production practices and suggesting methods to successfully transition conventional production to organic.

  347. Michigan Sea Grant - /michigan_sea_grant/

    Title: Michigan Sea Grant
    Summary: Michigan Sea Grant helps to foster economic growth and protect Michigan’s coastal, Great Lakes resources through education, research and outreach.

  348. Michigan Good Food Charter - /michiganfood/

    Title: Michigan Good Food Charter
    Summary: The Michigan Good Food Charter is a roadmap for a food system that is rooted in local communities and centered on good food. The charter outlines six goals to advance the vision by 2020.

  349. Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership - /michiganlakes/

    Title: Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership
    Summary: The Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership (MILP) is made up a broad range of organizations and agencies that have a common interest - protecting inland lakes.

  350. Lansing Avenue with the Michigan Capitol in the distance.
    Michigan at a Crossroads - /michiganpolicyguide/

    Title: Michigan at a Crossroads
    Summary: The Michigan at a Crossroads Policy Guide features analysis of Michigan's most pressing policy issues facing newly elected leaders.

  351. Michigan’s Emerging Farmers – Strategies and Tools to Enhance Success - /michigans-emerging-farmers/

    Title: Michigan’s Emerging Farmers
    Summary: Making farming a more prosperous, secure, and sustainable career by providing training and tools for Michigan’s beginning and emerging farmers.

  352. Midland County - /midland/

    Title: Midland County
    Summary: Midland County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  353. Making It In Michigan - /miim/

    Title: Making It In Michigan
    Summary: Making It In Michigan is the premier food show and networking conference in the state. Don’t miss this day of valuable educational sessions and retail buyer interaction to help expand your food or agricultural product business.

  354. MI Money Health - /mimoneyhealth/

    Title: MI Money Health
    Summary: MSU Extension provides resources and education on money management, foreclosure prevention, buying your own home, retirement planning and more to help you and your family be more financially healthy.

  355. Mindful Flint - /mindful_flint/

    Title: Mindful Flint
    Summary: Mindful Flint is a community-wide initiative to support the social-emotional and mental health of Flint residents. Mindfulness is one tool that can be used to help improve your quality of life without changing your environment.

  356. Missaukee County - /missaukee/

    Title: Missaukee County
    Summary: Missauke County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  357. 2020 Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference - /mmpc/

    Title: 2020 Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference
    Summary: MMPC: September 11-13, 2020

  358. Monroe County - /monroe/

    Title: Monroe County
    Summary: Monroe County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  359. Montcalm Research Center - /montcalm/

    Title: Montcalm Research Center
    Summary: Michigan potato and dry bean producers are the main beneficiaries of the research conducted at the 57-acre Montcalm Research Center.

  360. Montcalm County - /montcalm-county/

    Title: Montcalm County
    Summary: Montcalm County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  361. Montmorency County - /montmorency/

    Title: Montmorency County
    Summary: Montmorency County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  362. MSU Campus - /msu-campus/

    Title: MSU Campus
    Summary: Campus news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  363. MSU Agriculture Innovation Day - /msu_agriculture_innovation_day/

    Title: MSU Agriculture Innovation Day
    Summary: Connecting experts with farmers to share the latest agriculture innovations to improve bottom lines while maintaining sustainable practices.

  364. MSU Beef Facilities - /msu_beef_facilities/

    Title: MSU Beef Facilities
    Summary: MSU Beef Facilities news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  365. MSU Rodeo Club - /msurodeoclub/

    Title: MSU Rodeo Club
    Summary: The Michigan State University Rodeo Club originated in 1969. We strive to keep the traditions and heritage of the American sport of rodeo alive. As a club, the students organize and promote MSU's annual rodeo, the Spartan Stampede.

  366. Muskegon County - /muskegon/

    Title: Muskegon County
    Summary: Muskegon County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  367. My Horse University - /my_horse_university/

    Title: My Horse University
    Summary: My Horse University is an educational opportunity for horse enthusiasts all throughout the world to gain access to research and knowledge from experts through online courses and products.

  368. My Way to Wellness - /my_way_to_wellness/

    Title: My Way to Wellness
    Summary: My Way to Wellness news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  369. Native American Institute - /nai/

    Title: Native American Institute
    Summary: The Native American Institute works to enhance the sovereignty, cultural continuity and well-being of tribes, Indian communities and Indian people.

  370. National 4-H Congress - /national_4_h_congress/

    Title: National 4-H Congress
    Summary: This five-day conference in Atlanta, Georgia, offers workshops on topics such as diversity, cultural experiences, leadership and team development. 4-H’ers can also apply to be on the leadership and design teams that develop and conduct the event.

  371. National Diabetes Prevention Program - /national_diabetes_prevention_program/

    Title: National Diabetes Prevention Program
    Summary: MSU Extension is working collectively with many organizations locally, statewide and nationally to fight the overwhelming epidemic of diabetes in Michigan by helping people prevent this chronic illness.

  372. National Food Hub Survey - /national_food_hub_survey/

    Title: National Food Hub Survey
    Summary: A series of national surveys offering one of the most comprehensive data sets on food hub operations to date.

  373. Native Plants - /nativeplants/

    Title: Native Plants and Ecosystem Services
    Summary: Using Michigan native plants to produce win-win situations for agriculture, communities and the environment.

  374. Natural Resource Enterprises - /natural_resource_enterprises/

    Title: Natural Resource Enterprises
    Summary: MSU Extension provides a clearinghouse of news, publications, online resources and program events relevant to Michigan’s abundant natural resource base.

  375. Michigan State University Extension Natural Resouces
    Natural Resources - /natural_resources/

    Title: Natural Resources
    Summary: Our natural resources programs improve public understanding, help landowners and communities use those assets for sustainable long-term social and economic development and conserve natural resources for future generations.

  376. NCI at MSU - /nci/

    Title: National Charrette Institute
    Summary: The National Charrette Institute is dedicated to transforming the way people work together by building capacity for collaboration by design.

  377. North Central Leadership Conference - /nclc/

    Title: North Central Leadership Conference
    Summary: Pure Leadership: Moving Extension Forward into the 21st Century

  378. North Central Regional Center for Rural Development - /ncrcrd/

    Title: North Central Regional Center for Rural Development
    Summary: Strengthening the ability of the land grant university system to execute its rural development mission.

  379. Ecology, Acoustical Signatures, and Nematodes - /nemasoil/

    Title: Applied Nematology, Ecology and Acoustical Signatures
    Summary: Plant parasitic nematodes are a significant pest in many Michigan crops. Free-living beneficial nematodes can be an indication of soil health. Our lab seeks to control nematode pests while increasing soil health.

  380. National Extension and Research Administrative Officers Conference - /neraoc/

    Title: National Extension and Research Administrative Officers Conference
    Summary: .

  381. New County Commissioner Training - /new_county_commissioner_training/

    Title: New County Commissioner Training
    Summary: Teaches county commissioner roles and responsibilities and the structure of county government; Explore the basics of county finance; Learn best practices for leading and participating in public meetings; Network with other elected officials.

  382. Newaygo County - /newaygo/

    Title: Newaygo County
    Summary: Newaygo County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  383. Northwest Michigan Agriculture and Food System Sector Alliance - /northwest_michigan_agriculture_and_food_system_sector_alliance/

    Title: Northwest Michigan Agriculture and Food System Sector Alliance
    Summary: Facilitating collaboration, planning, and action between stakeholders from the Northwest Lower Michigan food system, including growers, processors, preparers, packagers, distributors, servers, and retailers.

  384. The Guyer-Seevers Program in Natural Resource Conservation - /nrconservation/

    Title: The Guyer-Seevers Program in Natural Resource Conservation
    Summary: Welcome to the Gordon and Norma Guyer and Gary L. Seevers Program in Natural Resource Conservation.

  385. Nursery - /nursery/

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

  386. Nursery & Christmas Trees - /nursery_christmas_trees/

    Title: Nursery & Christmas Trees
    Summary: MSU Extension’s programming for the nursery and Christmas tree industries utilizes field educators, campus-based specialists and researchers to provide educational programming.

  387. Nutrition - /nutrition/

    Title: Nutrition
    Summary: MSU Extension aims to improve the knowledge, skills and behavior of how individuals view nutrition. Through promotion, planning and delivery our staff works with audiences at a local, county and state to make changes to increase nutritional well-being.

  388. Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center - /nwmihort/

    Title: Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center
    Summary: This 137-acre center sits in the five-county northwestern region that produces almost half of the U.S. supply of tart cherries and is responsible for 83 percent of sweet cherry production in Michigan.

  389. Oakland County - /oakland/

    Title: Oakland County
    Summary: Oakland County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  390. Oceana County - /oceana/

    Title: Oceana County
    Summary: Oceana County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  391. Organizational Development - /od/

    Title: Organizational Development
    Summary: The OD team enhances the long-term health, well-being and performance of MSU Extension while enriching the lives of our employees. Our objective is to improve the organization’s capacity to handle our internal and external operations and relationships.

  392. Ogemaw County - /ogemaw/

    Title: Ogemaw County
    Summary: Ogemaw County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  393. Oil and Gas - /oil_and_gas/

    Title: Oil & Gas
    Summary: This page is designed to help landowners and local officials learn more about oil and gas leasing, the issues related to oil and natural gas exploration and sources of information.

  394. Workshops & Series - /one_time_workshops/

    Title: Workshops & Series
    Summary: MI Stronger Family news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  395. Onions - /onions/

    Title: Onions
    Summary: Onions are a growing industry in Michigan, due to a preference for Michigan's cool conditions.Connect with experts and learn from their experience through educational opportunities provided through MSU Extension.

  396. Online College of Knowledge - /online-college-of-knowledge/

    Title: Online College of Knowledge
    Summary: These online, self-paced courses provide basic training to floriculture growers in Michigan and beyond in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Each section consists of recorded lectures, self-assessment quizzes and links to more information.

  397. Ontonagon County - /ontonagon/

    Title: Ontonagon County
    Summary: Ontonagon County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  398. Organic Agriculture - /organic_agriculture/

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

  399. Organic Farmer Training Program - /organic_farmer_training_program/

    Title: Organic Farmer Training Program
    Summary: Eight-month intensive training program in year-round organic farming to increase knowledge of farm production, management, marketing, and business operations necessary to operate a diversified small farm.

  400. Office of Research Support - /ors/

    Title: AgBioResearch Office of Research Support
    Summary: The Office of Research Support works in conjunction with faculty and their department research administrators to provide pre-award services in support of extramural grant proposal submissions.

  401. Osceola County - /osceola/

    Title: Osceola County
    Summary: Osceola County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  402. Oscoda County - /oscoda/

    Title: Oscoda County
    Summary: Oscoda County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  403. Otsego County - /otsego/

    Title: Otsego County
    Summary: Otesego County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  404. Ottawa County - /ottawa/

    Title: Ottawa County
    Summary: Ottawa County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  405. Omo-Turkana Research Network - /oturn/

    Title: Omo-Turkana Research Network
    Summary: An international consortium of social and environmental scientists researching the impacts of hydrological, agricultural, and social change on the people and ecosystems surrounding the Lower Omo Valley and Lake Turkana.

  406. Outdoor Adventure Challenge - /outdoor_adventure_challenge/

    Title: Outdoor Adventure Challenge
    Summary: This program uses the outdoors to lead youth in activities that teach how to plan, organize, and conduct their own activities outdoors. Participants learn canoeing, kayaking, backpacking, hiking, outdoor survival and safety skills and more.

  407. Outreach - /outreach/

    Title: MSU Extension
    Summary: Michigan State University Extension helps people improve their lives by bringing the vast knowledge resources of MSU directly to individuals, communities and businesses.

  408. School of Packaging - /packaging/

    Title: School of Packaging
    Summary: Creating and advancing knowledge in the science of packaging through innovation, sustainability, and stewardship.

  409. Parenting Education Classes - /parenting_education_classes/

    Title: Parenting Education Classes
    Summary: Research-based parenting education programs that provide information on child development from infancy through the teen years, including ways to nurture attachment, support growth and use positive discipline.

  410. Partnerships and Peninsulas Podcast - /partnerships-and-peninsulas-podcast/

    Title: Partnerships and Peninsulas Podcast
    Summary: Partner. Empower. Repeat. MSU Extension director Jeff Dwyer hosts this podcast that shares inspiring stories of MSU Extension leaders and their partners making a difference in Michigan communities.

  411. PATH - /path/

    Title: PATH
    Summary: PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) is a six-week workshop designed to support individuals who face daily challenges of living with chronic conditions.

  412. Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education - /pavilion/

    Title: Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education
    Summary: The MSU Pavilion hosts approximately 100 events each year. It is the home of the Spartan Stampede Rodeo, the Michigan Livestock Exhibition, the RV Show, the Lansing Home and Garden Show, AutumnFest, and numerous 4-H and FFA events.

  413. Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology - /pbgb/

    Title: Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology
    Summary: The Graduate Program in Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology (PBGB) is an interdepartmental program at Michigan State University.

  414. Peaches - /peaches/

    Title: Peaches
    Summary: MSU Extension offers programming and resources to assist growers in selecting peach varieties, insect and disease management, marketing strategies, rootstocks, tree training, cold hardiness, pheromone disruption, processing and fresh market peaches.

  415. Peppers - /peppers/

    Title: Peppers
    Summary: MSU Extension provides an opportunity shared by experts with knowledge about peppers through educational programs and research. The pepper industry is a vital and growing vegetable industry that attracts many to it's flavor.

  416. 4-H Performing Arts - /performing_arts/

    Title: 4-H Performing Arts
    Summary: Performing art activities allow young people to express their creative side while gaining valuable life skills and confidence in themselves.

  417. Partnership for Ecosystem Research and Management - /perm/

    Title: Partnership for Ecosystem Research and Management
    Summary: The Partnership for Ecosystem Research and Management unites MSU with fisheries and wildlife management agencies to help keep Michigan’s natural resources healthy and sustainable.

  418. Diagnostic Services - /pestid/

    Title: Plant & Pest Diagnostics
    Summary: MSU Plant & Pest Diagnostics provides plant health analyses and identification of nematodes, weeds, insects, and other arthropods.

  419. Woman testing water quality
    pfas - /pfas/

    Title: PFAS Contamination Response
    Summary: MSU Extension and other statewide partners are providing communities important information and responses regarding PFAS -- a class of chemicals found in fire retardants, non-stock cookware and in some manufacturing facilities.

  420. Physical Activity - /physical_activity/

    Title: Physical Activity
    Summary: Physical activity through MSU Extension encourages individuals and communities to adopt healthy lifestyle choices. Staff members work with diverse audiences to increase physical activity for people of all ages to lead to an improved diet and well-being.

  421. Physician Immunization Updates - /physician_immunization_updates/

    Title: Physician Immunization Updates
    Summary: Physician immunization updates news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  422. Planning - /planning/

    Title: Planning
    Summary: MSU Extension offers training courses on planning and zoning tools, policy options, land use and environmental issues. All services are available to Michigan’s 1,858 municipalities, 14 multi-county regions, 12 federally recognized tribal nations.

  423. 4-H Plants, Soils & Gardening - /plants_soils_gardening/

    Title: 4-H Plants, Soils & Gardening
    Summary: 4-H youth explore the broad scope of plant sciences through educational opportunities about crops, vegetables, horticulture and more. Participants learn about topics include weeds, crops, fruits, vegetables, gardening, horticulture, and agronomy.

  424. 2017 Michigan Garden Plant Tour - /planttour/

    Title: Michigan Garden Plant Tour
    Summary: The Michigan Garden Plant Tour is a coordinated open house of leading young plant producers and Michigan State University. The Tour educates growers and industry professionals about plant selections and their garden performance.

  425. Pollinators & Pollination - /pollinators_and_pollination/

    Title: Pollinators and Pollination
    Summary: MSU Extension’s focus on pollinators and pollination brings together educators and researchers who are working with experts around the country to provide the latest information through webinars, seminars, online resources and email newsletters.

  426. Pork - /pork/

    Title: Pork
    Summary: MSU Extension serves the pork industry by providing decision-makers with trusted information about all aspects of pork production.

  427. Positive Discipline - /positive_discipline/

    Title: Positive Discipline
    Summary: These workshops are designed to help adults learn how they can create appropriate environments and experiences to strengthen the development of discipline and self-control in young children.

  428. Potatoes - /potatoes/

    Title: Potatoes
    Summary: When thinking about side dishes, one of the first sides that are thought of are potatoes. MSU Extension offers exploration of this vegetable through educational opportunities provided by experts to inform and incorporate your interests.

  429. Potato Outreach Program - /potatooutreach/

    Title: Potato Outreach Program
    Summary: Welcome to the Potato Outreach Program at Michigan State University. This website is designed to provide regional potato research information for the Michigan Potato Industry.

  430. Poultry - /poultry/

    Title: Poultry
    Summary: 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.

  431. Powerful Tools for Caregivers - /powerful-tools-for-caregivers/

    Title: Powerful Tools for Caregivers
    Summary: An evidence-based program designed to help caregivers take care of themselves. Learn a range of self-care tools to help reduce personal stress and communicate effectively with family members and healthcare providers.

  432. Powering Michigan Agriculture Conference - /powering_michigan_agriculture_with_renewable_energy/

    Title: Powering Michigan Agriculture Conference
    Summary: The Powering Michigan Agriculture Conference helps farmers learn about various renewable energy technologies, identify the technology to meet their energy management goals, and leave with the resources to implement on their farm.

  433. Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy, Research, Capacity and Influence - /prci/

    Title: Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy, Research, Capacity and Influence
    Summary: Partnering to strengthen local and regional capacity for policy research and influence in pursuit of sustainable, inclusive, and healthy agrifood system transformation

  434. Presque Isle County - /presque_isle/

    Title: Presque Isle County
    Summary: Presque_Isle County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  435. Produce Safety Rule Training and Certification - /produce_safety_rule_training_and_cer/

    Title: Produce Safety Rule Training & Certification
    Summary: Michigan State University Extension provides Food Safety Modernization Act training using a standardized curriculum created and administered by the Produce Safety Alliance.

  436. Product Center - /productcenter/

    Title: Product Center
    Summary: The MSU Product Center can help you develop and commercialize high-value products and businesses in the food, agricultural and natural resource sectors.

  437. Project GREEEN - /project-greeen/

    Title: Project GREEEN
    Summary: For more than 20 years, Project GREEEN has been addressing plant agriculture issues in Michigan through innovative research and outreach.

  438. 4-H Proud Equestrians Program - /proud_equestrians_program/

    Title: 4-H Proud Equestrians Program
    Summary: A therapeutic horseback riding program for people with disabilities that helps to improve balance, coordination, posture and muscle tone. Opportunities to participate exist for riders, volunteers, instructors and horse owners.

  439. Potato and Sugar Beet Pathology - /psbp/

    Title: Potato and Sugar Beet Pathology Program
    Summary: Welcome to the Potato and Sugar Beet Pathology Program at Michigan State University. This website provides the Michigan Potato and Sugar Beet Industries information and resources about our research and extension efforts with current and emerging diseases.

  440. Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences - /psm/

    Title: Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences
    Summary: Generating new knowledge and understanding about the biology of plants and plant pathogens, and the roles soils, water, and the environment play in the promotion of a sustainable and economically sound agricultural system and ecosystem. View our programs:

  441. Plant Biotechnology Resource and Outreach Center - /ptc/

    Title: Plant Biotechnology Resource and Outreach Center
    Summary: This center is dedicated to the safe deployment of plant biotechnological advancements to Michigan and the world.

  442. Public Policy - /public_policy/

    Title: Public Policy
    Summary: Through education of newly elected and incumbent officials, MSU Extension helps Michigan’s 1,858 municipalities, 14 multi-county regions, 12 federally recognized tribal nations and state agencies with information that informs public policy decision-making.

  443. Pumpkins - /pumpkins/

    Title: Pumpkins
    Summary: Pumpkins news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  444. Put it Up Food Preservation For Youth - /put_it_up_food_preservation_for_youth/

    Title: Put It Up! Food Preservation for Youth
    Summary: Put It Up! Food Preservation for Youth news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  445. Quantitative Fisheries Center - /qfc/

    Title: Quantitative Fisheries Center
    Summary: Welcome to the Quantitative Fisheries Center at Michigan State University

  446. Quality Assurance-Certifications - /quality_assurance_certifications/

    Title: Quality Assurance Certifications
    Summary: Quality Assurance-Certifications news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  447. 4-H Rabbits & Cavies - /rabbits_cavies/

    Title: 4-H Rabbits & Cavies
    Summary: Youth explore veterinary and animal science by learning to feed, train and care for rabbit and cavy projects. This project area is especially great for youth in urban areas.

  448. Rabnawaz's Research Group - /rabnawaz/

    Title: Rabnawaz Research Group
    Summary: Our research is focused on polymer synthesis, high barrier materials, and active/smart coatings.

  449. Racial Equity in the Food System Workgroup - /racial-equity-workgroup/

    Title: Racial Equity in the Food System Workgroup
    Summary: A community of Cooperative Extension professionals and community stakeholders who connect, learn and collaborate to facilitate change within our institutions and society to build racial equity within the food system.

  450. Real Colors Personality Instrument - /real_colors_personality_instrument/

    Title: Real Colors Personality Instrument
    Summary: A user-friendly, practical way for participants to better understand their own personalities and the most important traits. Participants learn skills that allow them to better communicate their thoughts and ideas to clients, friends and family.

  451. Refresh MI Store - /refresh_mi_store/

    Title: Refresh MI Store
    Summary: Refresh MI Store and Refresh MI Pantry are initiatives, where educators provide food retail sites and pantries with coaching and resources to help store owners modify environments to help local residents have increased access to nutritious options.

  452. Research - /research/

    Title: AgBioResearch
    Summary: MSU AgBioResearch scientists conduct innovative research in the areas of food, energy and the environment.

  453. Roscommon County - /roscommon/

    Title: Roscommon County
    Summary: Roscommon County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  454. Staff Advisory Committee - /sac/

    Title: Staff Advisory Committee
    Summary: College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Staff Advisory Committee

  455. Safe Food = Healthy Kids - /safe_food_healthy_kids/

    Title: Safe Food = Healthy Kids
    Summary: An interactive workshop designed for child care providers. Learn what the best practices are for food safety to help keep kids safe.

  456. Safe Food & Water - /safe_food_water/

    Title: Safe Food & Water
    Summary: MSU Extension offers high-quality, affordable programs that help Michigan residents learn the importance of safe food and water in their everyday lives. Our research-based programs help food handlers learn safe food-preservation skills and techniques.

  457. Saginaw County - /saginaw/

    Title: Saginaw County
    Summary: Saginaw County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  458. Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center - /saginawvalley/

    Title: Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center
    Summary: Research at the Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center has allowed Michigan producers to be national leaders in sugar beet and dry bean production.

  459. Sanilac County - /sanilac/

    Title: Sanilac County
    Summary: Sanilac County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  460. Schoolcraft County - /schoolcraft/

    Title: Schoolcraft County
    Summary: Schoolcraft County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  461. 4-H Science Blast in the Class - /science_blast/

    Title: 4-H Science Blast in the Class
    Summary: Science Blast in the Class is a great resource for teachers in the classroom, those working in after-school programs or as part of a club. The guide includes 13 hands-on lessons as well as support materials to enrich the learning process.

  462. Science & Engineering - /science_engineering/

    Title: 4-H Science & Engineering
    Summary: Michigan 4-H science and engineering facilitates opportunities that encourage participants to make observations, ask questions, design solutions to problems, test ideas and discover answers while exploring and learning about their world.

  463. Season Extension Outreach - /season_extension_outreach/

    Title: Season Extension Outreach
    Summary: Sharing resources, research, and other support for production, marketing, and business planning for year-round farming.

  464. Sen Lab - /sen/

    Title: Sen Lab
    Summary: Reproductive and Developmental Sciences

  465. Seneca Valley Virus - /seneca_valley_virus/

    Title: Seneca Valley Virus
    Summary: Seneca Valley Virus is a disease that circulates among the pig population. There is little information known about this disease, but the common clinical signs associated with the disease are blisters or erosions on the pig's snout, mouth or feet.

  466. Septic System Education - /septic_system_education/

    Title: Septic System Education
    Summary: Septic System Education news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  467. ServSafe - /servsafe/

    Title: ServSafe
    Summary: Looking for your friendly, neighborhood ServSafe program? Look no further. MSU Extension offers a training near you.

  468. Sheep & Goats - /sheep_goats/

    Title: Sheep & Goats
    Summary: MSU Extension supports the diverse needs of sheep and goat producers in the upper Midwest. Educational programming efforts focus on critical issues affecting all producers.

  469. Shiawassee County - /shiawassee/

    Title: Shiawassee County
    Summary: Shiawassee County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  470. 4-H Shooting Sports - /shooting_sports/

    Title: 4-H Shooting Sports
    Summary: In the Michigan 4-H Shooting Sports program, members can learn safety and shooting techniques for shotgun, rifle, air gun, muzzle loading and archery. They also learn how to handle firearms responsibly for target practice and hunting.

  471. Show Me Nutrition - /show_me_nutrition/

    Title: Show Me Nutrition
    Summary: Show Me Nutrition news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  472. Small Grains - /small-grains/

    Title: Small Grains
    Summary: MSU Extension supports the growing small grains operation fully, and provides an educational opportunity to maintain their knowledge and stay up to date with the information and resources provided.

  473. Small Fruit and Hop Pathology - /smallfruitnhoppathology/

    Title: Small Fruit and Hop Pathology
    Summary: The Small Fruit Pathology Laboratory at Michigan State University is interested in many applied aspects of plant pathology, such as the development of resistant cultivars, and cultural and chemical practices that result in improved disease management.

  474. Smarter Lunchrooms Movement - /smarter_lunchrooms_movement/

    Title: Smarter Lunchrooms Movement
    Summary: Through coaching and technical assistance MSU Extension can help you start a Smarter Lunchroom Movement at your school.

  475. SMEP Faculty and Scholars engage sustainability issues in Detroit, August 2016.
    Sustainable Michigan Endowed Project - /smep/

    Title: Sustainable Michigan Endowed Project
    Summary: The Sustainable Michigan Endowed Project serves as a catalyst and convener of interdisciplinary dialogue and research around existing and emerging sustainability topics.

  476. Meat Processing Variance Training - /smprv/

    Title: Meat Processing Variance Training
    Summary: Michigan food establishments that process meat products will need to obtain a special variance under FDA guidelines, and MSU Extension has created a special self-directed online training for the variance requirements and application process.

  477. snap_ed - /snap_ed/

    Title: SNAP-Ed
    Summary: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Education Program (SNAP-Ed) teaches participants how to establish healthy eating habits and increase their time spent being physically active, while staying within a limited food budget.

  478. Sod Production - /sod_production/

    Title: Sod Production
    Summary: Welcome to Michigan State University’s website featuring our news, recommendations and resources for sod production.

  479. Soil Health - /soil_health/

    Title: Soil Health
    Summary: Soil health news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  480. On-campus MSU Research - /southcampus/

    Title: On-campus MSU Research
    Summary: Much of the research conducted by AgBioResearch scientists takes place on MSU‘s East Lansing campus. In addition, there are 18 research facilities located on the south MSU campus.

  481. Soybeans - /soybeans/

    Title: Soybeans
    Summary: MSU Extension's soybean research and education assists farmers with the most up to date information about growing conditions, yield monitoring and profitability.

  482. Spartan Dairy Ration Evaluator/Balancer - /spartandairy/

    Title: Spartan Dairy Ration Evaluator/Balancer
    Summary: Spartan Dairy 3 is a Windows-based, stand-alone computer program for use in evaluating and formulating diets for dairy cattle.

  483. Graduate Certificate in Spatial Ecology - /spatial-ecology/

    Title: Graduate Certificate in Spatial Ecology
    Summary: Graduate Certificate in Spatial Ecology

  484. School of Planning, Design and Construction - /spdc/

    Title: School of Planning, Design and Construction
    Summary: Collaborating to create sustainable and healthy built, natural, and virtual environments.

  485. 4-H Spin Clubs - /spin-clubs/

    Title: 4-H SPIN Clubs
    Summary: A 4-H SPIN club is a special interest club where five or more young people get together to learn about a topic of interest. The SPIN club model provides increased flexibility in when and how long groups meet.

  486. Squash - /squash/

    Title: Squash
    Summary: Squash news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  487. St. Clair County - /st_clair/

    Title: St. Clair County
    Summary: St._Clair County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  488. St. Joseph County - /st_joseph/

    Title: St. Joseph County
    Summary: St._Joseph County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  489. Staff Human Resources - /staffhr/

    Title: Staff Human Resources
    Summary: Welcome to the Staff Human Resources page for the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Michigan State University, an online resource for our support staff and potential new employees.

  490. Statewide & Regional Vegetable Meetings - /statewide_regional_vegetable_meetings/

    Title: Statewide & Regional Vegetable Meetings
    Summary: Statewide & Regional Vegetable Meetings news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  491. Person meditates on beach
    Stress Less with Mindfulness - /stress_less_with_mindfulness/

    Title: Stress Less with Mindfulness
    Summary: Stress Less with Mindfulness is a six-class series for teens, adults and seniors that introduces mindfulness concepts and practices to reduce stress and related symptoms.

  492. Sugarbeets - /sugarbeets/

    Title: Sugarbeets
    Summary: MSU Extension supports the growing population of sugarbeets by providing en educational opportunity for exploration and to learn more about the field crop

  493. Summer Discovery Cruises - /summer_discovery_cruises/

    Title: Summer Discovery Cruises
    Summary: Set sail to learn about the lakes.

  494. ANR Technology Services - /support/

    Title: ANR Technology Services
    Summary: You can contact ANR Technology Services for technical assistance by phone at (517) 355-3776 or by email at anr.support@msu.edu.

  495. Supporting Local Food Councils - /supporting-local-food-councils/

    Title: Supporting Local Food Councils Online Course
    Summary: A professional development online course for Cooperative Extension and community development professionals.

  496. Sweet Corn - /sweet_corn/

    Title: Sweet Corn
    Summary: Sweet corn news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  497. Swine Influenza - /swine_influenza/

    Title: Swine Influenza
    Summary: Swine influenza is a virus that can circulate in the pig population but is generally not fatal and does not affect the meat products.

  498. Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center - /swmrec/

    Title: Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center
    Summary: The Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center is located in Berrien County, and growing several types of fruit and conducting variety evaluations of numerous fruits and vegetables are just part of the work done at the 350-acre site.

  499. Michigan 4-H State Youth Leadership Council - /sylc/

    Title: Michigan 4-H State Youth Leadership Council
    Summary: State Youth Leadership Council members serve as representatives of the Michigan 4-H program, promoting 4-H through state and local activities, and can provide youth voice and perspective on the development of 4-H programs and curricula.

  500. Tai Chi for Arthritis - /tai-chi-for-arthritis/

    Title: Tai Chi for Arthritis
    Summary: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention helps people with arthritis to improve balance both mentally and physically to significantly reduce the rate of falls.

  501. TARE Field Trial Results - /tare_variety_trials/

    Title: TARE Field Trial Results
    Summary: TARE Field Trial Results news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  502. dollar bills and scrabble tiles spelling out tax
    MSU Income Tax School - /taxschool/

    Title: MSU Income Tax School
    Summary: The MSU Income Tax School provides tax professionals with training and the latest information on tax law through group setting, live classes held around the state of Michigan.

  503. Teen Cuisine - /teen_cuisine/

    Title: Teen Cuisine
    Summary: Teen Cuisine is a hands-on cooking program that teaches students in grades 6-12 important life skills for eating smart, which will stay with them as they grow into adults.

  504. Barn Landscape
    TelFarm - /telfarm/

    Title: TelFarm
    Summary: The TelFarm program provides accounting and financial analysis support to farmers across the state of Michigan. We help take your farm records to the next level.

  505. THRIVE Michigan - /thrivenetworkmi/

    Title: THRIVE Michigan
    Summary: THRIVE is here to bring information and programs to you and to help you find what you need to be well.

  506. Trevor Nichols Research Center - /tnrc/

    Title: Trevor Nichols Research Center
    Summary: The primary objective of the 156-acre Trevor Nichols Research Center is to find the best ways to keep fruit pest-free in Michigan while preserving the environment and ensuring economic viability for the state’s fruit growers.

  507. Today's Mom - /todays_mom/

    Title: Today's Mom
    Summary: Today’s Mom aims to improve the dietary and physical activity habits of moms-to-be in ways that are sustainable before, during and after pregnancy.

  508. Together We Can - /together_we_can/

    Title: Together We Can
    Summary: Together We Can news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  509. Tollgate Farm and Education Center - /tollgate/

    Title: Tollgate Farm and Education Center
    Summary: MSU Tollgate provides non-formal learning opportunities for children, families, and adults, offering the unique opportunity to experience agriculture hands-on in an urban environment.

  510. Tomatoes - /tomatoes/

    Title: Tomatoes
    Summary: Tomatoes are a popular ingredient that is used in various dishes. MSU Extension provides the opportunity for you to explore educational materials and and resources that can teach you about improvement in diet, crop production, etc.

  511. Tourism - /tourism/

    Title: Tourism
    Summary: From hunting and fishing to winery and lighthouse tours, and with more freshwater coastline than any other state, MSU Extension’s focus on year-round tourism brings together educators and researchers with municipalities, communities and businesses.

  512. First Impressions: Assessing Your Community For Tourism - /tourism_first_impressions/

    Title: First Impressions: Assessing Your Community for Tourism
    Summary: A comprehensive community assessment conducted by unannounced visitors in a host community Overall, FIT helps communities learn about their strengths and weaknesses through the eyes of first-time visitors.

  513. Training - /training/

    Title: Website Training
    Summary: ADD SUMMARY

  514. Turf - /turf/

    Title: Turf
    Summary: 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.

  515. Tuscola County - /tuscola/

    Title: Tuscola County
    Summary: Tuscola County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  516. Understanding Community Food Systems in Michigan - /understanding_community_food_systems_in_michigan/

    Title: Understanding Community Food Systems in Michigan
    Summary: Learn how community food systems can help your local economy.

  517. Understanding Tourism for Michigan Communities - /understanding_tourism_for_michigan_communities/

    Title: Understanding Tourism for Michigan Communities
    Summary: Our program is a great way for organizations, groups and individuals to learn more about what tourism can offer their community, and how to build up and maintain a sustainable, growing tourism industry.

  518. Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center - /uprc/

    Title: Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center
    Summary: The Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center was established in 1899 and serves as the hub for integrated crop and livestock research for Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

  519. Van Buren County - /van_buren/

    Title: Van Buren County
    Summary: Van_Buren County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  520. Vegetables - /vegetables/

    Title: Vegetables
    Summary: 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.

  521. Veiga-Lopez Laboratory - /veiga-lopez/

    Title: Veiga-Lopez Laboratory
    Summary: “Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else and thinking something different"

  522. 4-H Veterinary Science - /veterinary_science/

    Title: 4-H Veterinary Science
    Summary: Explore the broad scope of veterinary medicine and animal health. In addition to learning valuable life skills, youth investigate topics such as medicine, animal health, zoonotic disease, animal management and nutrition.

  523. Violence Prevention - /violence_prevention/

    Title: Violence Prevention
    Summary: Violence prevention through MSU Extension focuses on intervention programs. Programs aim to change negative beliefs and attitudes that support violence while building relationships to find healthy alternatives to negative behavior.

  524. 4-H Visual Arts - /visual_arts/

    Title: 4-H Visual Arts
    Summary: Visual art activities allow young people to express their creative side while gaining valuable life skills and self-confidence.

  525. Volunteering & Mentoring - /volunteering/

    Title: 4-H Volunteering & Mentoring
    Summary: Supporting the thousands of Michigan 4-H youth across the state are more than 17,000 caring adult volunteers who give their time to the program annually.

  526. Walk With Ease - /walk-with-ease/

    Title: Walk With Ease
    Summary: Walk With Ease is a six-week, evidence-based walking program that includes discussion on osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia as well as managing pain and stiffness, and stretching and strengthening exercises.

  527. Washtenaw County - /washtenaw/

    Title: Washtenaw County
    Summary: Washtenaw County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  528. Water School - /water-school/

    Title: Water School
    Summary: Michigan Water School is a program to help elected and appointed officials increase their knowledge about water management and gain access to tools and resources to help impact their local economy.

  529. Water Quality - /water_quality/

    Title: Water Quality
    Summary: MSU Extension works with community leaders to create water-protection strategies, landowners and industry to reduce risks of water pollution, and state agencies to develop water quality information systems.

  530. Wayne County - /wayne/

    Title: Wayne County
    Summary: Wayne County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  531. Weeds - /weeds/

    Title: Weeds
    Summary: The Weed Science Program’s goal at MSU is to provide science-based research and extension information on integrated weed management in field crops.

  532. Weight Management - /weight_management/

    Title: Weight Management
    Summary: MSU Extension educates residents on how to manage BMI by supplying affordable nutrition education and physical activity. Individuals who adopt positive behavioral changes into their daily habits to manage their weight contribute to an healthier state.

  533. Western Lake Erie Basin: Agriculture and Water Quality - /western_lake_erie_basin/

    Title: Western Lake Erie Basin: Agriculture & Water Quality
    Summary: The MSU Extension Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB) Initiative provides Michigan agricultural producers with critical information for minimizing phosphorus losses from farms fields.

  534. Wexford County - /wexford/

    Title: Wexford County
    Summary: Wexford County news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  535. World Food Prize Michigan Youth Institute - /wfpmiyi/

    Title: World Food Prize Michigan Youth Institute
    Summary: The World Food Prize Michigan Youth Institute is a one-day event that gives high school students the opportunity to present research and recommendations on how to solve key global challenges.

  536. Wheat - /wheat/

    Title: Wheat
    Summary: MSU Extension focus on wheat production to provide educational opportunities for educators and researchers to gain access to learn more about the crop and find new techniques to help the future of the crop.

  537. Michigan Wood Energy - /wood_energy/

    Title: Michigan Wood Energy
    Summary: The Michigan Wood Energy Team promotes analysis, dialog, understanding, and deployment of wood energy systems in Michigan. Email questions or comments to miwoodenergy@anr.msu.edu.

  538. Worksite Wellness - /worksite_wellness/

    Title: Worksite Wellness
    Summary: Worksite Wellness news, programming and other resources from MSU Extension.

  539. World Technology Access Program - /worldtap/

    Title: World Technology Access Program
    Summary: WorldTAP draws upon expertise from Michigan State University and around the world to offer short-term and long-term training programs, advisory services, and consultations in diverse areas of agricultural research and development.

  540. 4-H Youth-Adult Partnerships - /youth_adult_partnerships/

    Title: 4-H Youth-Adult Partnerships
    Summary: Incorporate young people into governance and decision-making processes with resources that help build and sustain youth-adult partnerships - a great way to couple youth enthusiasm and fresh perspectives with adult wisdom and experience.

  541. Youth Business Guide to Success - /youth_business_guide_to_success/

    Title: Youth Business Guide to Success
    Summary: A curriculum for youth ages 12-19 that helps them make the most of their 4-H market animal project. Explore and practice production, management and distribution skills while viewing careers in the world of animal science and agribusiness.

  542. Youth Entrepreneurship - /youth_entrepreneurship/

    Title: 4-H Youth Entrepreneurship
    Summary: Youth are filled with creative and passionate ideas that can easily become business ventures. With 4-H, they can learn how to cultivate these ideas, develop a business plan, operate a business and much more.

  543. 4-H Youth Mentoring - /youth_mentoring/

    Title: 4-H Youth Mentoring
    Summary: Young people are matched with a trained, caring mentor who provides friendship and support to help them navigate life and make healthy life choices.

  544. Youth Money Management - /youth_money_management/

    Title: 4-H Youth Money Management
    Summary: 4-H offers many opportunities for young people to learn about personal finance, including fund-raising for their club or a community service project, participating in clubs dedicated to investment, and selling their own market animal at the fair.

  545. tape measure, pencils and rulers on schematics and blueprints
    Zoning Administrator Certificate Program - /zoning_administrator_certificate_program/

    Title: Zoning Administrator Certificate Program
    Summary: Teaches zoning administration techniques in ways that reduce legal risks to the zoning administrator and their community.

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