MSUE Pesticide Manual Review in SE Michigan

MSU Extension Jackson
1715 Lansing Ave Suite 257
Jackson, MI 49202

To register, call the contact phone number listed above for the location you want to attend or register online at 2020 Pesticide Review Classes. These review classes are intended to help prepare participants for the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) pesticide applicator certification exams. They are optional review sessions and you are not required to […]

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Shop Talk: Economics of Precision Ag

Ida Township Hall
3016 Lewis Ave
Ida, MI 48140

SHOP TALK Ida Township Hall 3016 Lewis Ave, Ida, MI 48140 February 22, 2020 8:30 am—12:00pm RSVP by Fri. Feb 14 (734)241-8540 Ext 5   Jessica Stotz, Ida Farmers Co-op: VRT nutrient applications: cost to switch from basic to grid/zone soil sampling and custom fertilizer application. Analysis of input cost and potential for savings. Ricardo […]

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Invasive Species in our Forests

Pickford Township Hall
155 E Main St
Pickford, MI 49774

Invasive Species in our Forests & MAEAP Phase I Event February 22, 2020 2:00 pm Pickford Township Hall 155 E Main St, Pickford, MI 49774 Chippewa County     2:00     CLMCD Programs: MAEAP, FAP Hemlock Woolly Adelgid: Monitoring in the EUP       Nick Cassel, CISMA Coordinator, CLMCD Invasive Species in the EUP                                        Simeon Wright, Forest […]

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MSUE Pesticide Manual Review in SE Michigan

MSU Extension Hillsdale-Suite B
20 Care Dr
Hillsdale, MI 49242

9 a.m.-4 p.m. (one-hour lunch on your own) MSU Extension Hillsdale 20 Care Drive, Suite B Hillsdale, MI 49242 Contact phone number: 517-439-9301 Cost: $25 For more information:

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Native Pollinator Workshop

Lewis Emery Park
2020 State Rd
Hillsdale, MI 49242

Join us for an evening learning about Native Pollinators: ¨ 5:30pm- Registration ¨ 6:00pm- Welcome & Dinner ¨ 6:15pm- Climate Change and its affects on Cropping Systems and Pollinators Dr. Jeff Andreson, Professor of Meteorology and Climatology, MSU ¨ 7:15pm– Break & MAEAP Update & Overview of Forest, Wetlands, & Habitat ¨ 7:30pm– What You Can do to Help Pollinators […]

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Shiawassee Conservation District’s Shop Talk Series

Braid farms
3107 E Newburg Rd
Durand, MI 48429

Resource Professional Guests: USDA NRCS District Conservationist Tina Tuller and Soil Conservation Technician Greg Lienau, MSU Extension Educator – Field Crops Monica Jean, Shiawassee Conservation District Technical Staff  

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Farming and Food

AgroLiquid North Central Research Station
6505 N Findlay Rd St
Johns, MI 48879

Join us for FREE hot lunch and program MSU Extension Field Crops Educator- Monica Jean will talk about integrating cover crops into your current rotation Clinton CD will give a rundown on current cost-share funding for cover crops and how to get started AgroLiquid NCRS- AgroExpo 2020 Preview on cover crops Questions and RSVP to […]

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Pesticide Safety Day

GST Michigan Works!
3270 Wilson St
Marlette, MI 48453

Please Pre-Register by Calling (989) 635-3561 Ext. 221 Registration/Refreshments Rob Malcomnson, Lapeer Conservation District Welcome/Housekeeping/Introductions GST Michigan Works! Staff and Conservation District Staff NRCS and Farm Bill Updates, Programs available to assist with chemical storage, pest management and conservation plans Katelyn Soule, NRCS District Conservationist, Sandusky Field Office MAEAP Verification Process Tom Young, MDARD MAEAP […]

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Tree and Shrub Planting Presentation!

Sherman Township Hall
3854 E. Main St.,
Fountain, MI 49410

Tree and Shrub Planting Presentation! Friday, February 28th, 2020 2:00-4:00 pm Sherman Township Hall 3854 E. Main St., Fountain, MI 49410 This 2-hour presentation, given by the Manistee and Mason-Lake Conservation Districts, Forestry Assistance Program (FAP), and Michigan State University Extension, is designed for landowners AND professionals such as foresters, ecologists, and loggers, interested in […]

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Timber Tax Workshop

St. Ignace Public Library
110 W Spruce St. St.
Ignace, MI 49781

Timber Tax Workshop & MAEAP Phase I Event February 29, 2020 1 pm – 3 pm St. Ignace Public Library 110 W. Spruce Street St. Ignace, MI Mackinac County  Agenda  1:00        Federal tax provisions related to forest management and timber sale income Forest Management Expense Deduction Minimizing Timber Sale Income Tax Capital Gains Treatment Qualified […]

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Great Lakes Forage & Grazing Conference

3055 W M-21 St.
Johns, MI 48879

2020 Great Lakes Forage & Grazing Conference “UNCERTAINTY IN PRODUCING FORAGES FOR 2020” Thursday, March 5, 2019 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Registration from 9 – 9:30 a.m.) AgroLiquid 3055 W M-21, St. Johns, MI 48879 (1.5 miles west of downtown St. Johns on M-21) This program is designed to help producers learn about new and […]

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