Fred Russ Forest

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.


  • Dec 20

    2018 Master Citizen Planner Live Webinar Series

    December 20, 2018 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

    This webinar series is designed to offer continuing education for Master Citizen Planners in a convenient online opportunity, open to all planning and zoning officials.

  • Dec 28

    4-H Camp Kidwell Winter Camp

    December 28, 2018 - January 1, 2019 Day Camp 9 a.m - 6 p.m.; Overnight Camp Also Available 4-H Camp Kidwell 39000 1st Avenue, Bloomingdale, MI 49026

    Spend time during winter break enjoying yourself at winter camp for either day camp sessions or overnight camping!

  • Feb 7

    Pest Management Update 2/7/19

    February 7, 2019 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Van Buren ISD Conference Center, 490 S. Paw Paw St., Lawrence, MI 49064

    This meeting provides the latest research results and recommendations for field crops weed, insect and disease control and crop fertilization to prepare for the 2019 season.

  • Feb 21

    Restricted Use Pesticide Training 2019

    February 21, 2019 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Van Buren ISD Conference Center 490 S. Paw Paw Street Lawrence, MI 49064

    This class can be used as a review before taking the Restricted Use Pesticide Certification Exam or to gain RUP Credits for the Private and Commercial Core Categories.

  • Feb 23

    Project WET

    February 23, 2019 - February 23, 2019 Van Buren County Extension Office Van Buren County MSU Extension Office, 801 Hazen St., Paw Paw, MI 49079

    Project WET’s mission is to reach children, parents, teachers and community members of the world with water education that promotes awareness of water and empowers community action to solve complex water issues.

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Contact Us

801 Hazen Street, Suite D Paw Paw, MI 49079


Phone: 269-657-8213

Fax: 269-657-8212

Hours of Operation: M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1 - 5 p.m.


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