Home Lawn and Garden Soil Test Self-Mailer (E3154)
Published on April 17, 2023
Whether you are concerned with contamination from lead or other materials in your soil, or just want to avoid overfertilization. This kit comes complete with everything you'll need to submit a soil sample for testing to the MSU Soils Laboratory.
The Anatomy of a Soil Test Report
Published on March 9, 2023
A summary of how to understand a soil test report to help you best understand and analyze the results to make effective farm management and soil fertility decisions.
A Field Guide To Soil Sampling
Published on October 13, 2022
Soil sampling is a foundational step to make effective farm management and soil fertility decisions. This step-by-step field guide is a summary of best practices and recommendations for composite soil sampling to help you do just that.
Pesticide Review for Private Applicators
Published on April 13, 2020
This webinar was created for private applicators looking to review the core manual before taking the verbal test with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD).
MSU Turfgrass Research Update 2017
Published on May 1, 2018
Dollar spot continues to be among the most important diseases on golf course turf in terms of the percentage of golf course pesticide/fertilizer budgets that are spent to control it.
Japanese Beetles (E0010TURF)
Published on April 4, 2018
The Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica Newman, is a native of Japan. It was first found in the United States in New Jersey in 1916. Since then, it has gradually spread westward and has been reported in every state east of the Mississippi River.
Turf Tips for the Homeowner: European Chafer (E0022TURF)
Published on February 8, 2018
Information on the European Chafer and how it affects your home.
Japanese beetle: Tips for your lawn
Published on May 16, 2017
Tips and advice on managing japanese beetle in your lawn.
Sod webworm: Tips for your lawn
Published on May 15, 2017
Tip and tricks for managing and dealing with sod webworms on your lawn.
European chafer: Tips for your lawn
Published on May 12, 2017
Tips and tricks on managing European chafer on your lawn.