Two Conservation District technicians awarded for work promoting stewardship, protecting environment

LANSING—The Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) awarded two technicians for their outstanding conservation work over the past year. Alex Svoboda, of the Osceola-Lake Conservation District, and Robert Malcomnson, of the Lapeer Conservation District, were presented with the awards during the Michigan Association of Conservation Districts’ Convention and Annual Meeting, held virtually today. Every year […]

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MAEAP Verifies 44 Farms in June 2018

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 44 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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MAEAP Verifies 51 Farms in May 2018

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 51 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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MAEAP Newsletter: May 2018

Verifier Spotlight: Joshua Appleby Recent Opinion from Michigan’s Attorney General Reaffirms Right to Farm Act Remembering Mason-Lake MAEAP Technician Murray D. Stall II Verifier Spotlight: Joshua Appleby Counties: Allegan, Barry, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joseph and Branch. What do you do as a verifier? I get to recognize some of the best producers in […]

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MAEAP Verifies 74 Farms in March 2018

MAEAP Verifies 74 Farms in March 2018 | Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 74 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm […]

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MAEAP Verifies 36 Farms in February 2018

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 36 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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MAEAP Verifies 27 Farms in January 2018

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 27 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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MAEAP Verifies 21 Farms in December 2017

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 21 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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MAEAP Newsletter: January 2018

Verifier Spotlight: Erin Satchell Technician Spotlight: Holly Moss Winter Manure Spreading MAEAP Announces Winners at the 2017 MACD Convention Verifier Spotlight: Erin Satchell Erin Satchell, Verifier Counties: Keweenaw, Houghton, Ontonagon, Gogebic, Baraga, Iron, Marquette, Dickinson, Alger, Delta, Menominee, Schoolcraft, Luce, Mackinac, Chippewa, Emmet, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Presque Isle, Otsego, Montmorency, Alpena, Oscoda, Alcona, Roscommon, Ogemaw, and Iosco […]

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MAEAP Verifies 18 Farms in November

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is recognizing 18 farms for implementing appropriate pollution prevention practices. The program assists farmers to comply with state and federal environmental regulations and with Right to Farm practices. Technical assistance was provided by local Conservation Districts. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental […]

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