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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Tree Care Workshop


Prince of Peace Church
1920 Lewis Ave.
Ida, MI 48140

TREE CARE WORKSHOP WHEN Saturday, March 7th 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE Prince of Peace Church 1920 Lewis Ave, Ida, MI 48140 TOPICS • Species selection • Site selection • Caring for seedlings & transplants • Proper trimming • Pruning Fruit Trees • Diseases • Disease treatment Register by February 28th Call: 734.241.8540 Ext […]

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Forest Pest and Disease Information Session


Pleasant Plains Township Hall
7333 S M-37
Baldwin, MI 49304

Forest Pest and Disease Information Session! Monday, March 9th, 2020 6pm – 8pm Pleasant Plains Township Hall 7333 S M-37 Baldwin, MI 49304 This 2-hour presentation, given by the Manistee and Mason-Lake Conservation Districts, Forestry Assistance Program (FAP), and Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), is designed for landowners AND professionals such as foresters, ecologists, […]

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MSUE Winter EUP Forage Meeting 2020


Rudyard Township Hall
18725 S Mackinac Trail
Rudyard, MI 49780

This evening meeting will focus on forage seed selection and production practices. Speakers will include Jim Isleib, MSU Extension educator, James DeDecker, director of the UP Research and Extension Center in Chatham and Jeremy Sweeten, CISCO Seed forage agronomist and Dafter farmer. ‘Recipes for Forage Success’ meetings Rudyard Township Hall, Rudyard, March 9, 2020, 6:30 […]

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Farming for the Future


Van Buren Conference Center
490 S Paw Paw St
Lawrence, MI 49064

Keynote speaker Gabe Brown is one of the pioneers of the current soil health movement which focuses on the regeneration of our resources. He recently authored the book, Dirt to Soil: One Family’s Journey into Regenerative Agriculture. Along with his family, Gabe owns and operates Brown’s Ranch, a diversified 5,000-acre farm and ranch near Bismarck, North […]

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Agriculture for Tomorrow Conference


Bay de Noc Community College
2001 N Lincoln Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829

2020 Agriculture for Tomorrow Conference March 11, 2020 9:15 a.m. – 4:05 p.m. (EST) New for this year:  ‘Farm homestead’ breakout sessions! Bay de Noc Community College Main Campus Joseph Heirman University Center 2001 N. Lincoln Road Escanaba, MI 49828 Do you farm for profit? Do you want the latest crop, livestock and farm management […]

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Oceana Asparagus Day


New Era Reformed Church
4775 1st St
New Era, MI 49446

MSU Extension will be holding the 2020 Oceana Asparagus Day on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the New Era Reformed Church in New Era, MI.   Asparagus growers and industry professionals will hear industry updates, market outlooks and various disease and insect management practices. Special guest speaker is Dr. Dan Drost, Utah State University, who will provide a talk […]

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Winter Nursery Meeting 2020


Ottawa County MSU Extension Office- Main Conference Room
12220 Fillmore St
West Olive, MI 49460

2020 Winter Nursery Meeting March 12, 2019 Ottawa County MSUE Extension Office, 12220 Fillmore St. Main Conference Room, West Olive Time Topic Presenter 8:30—9:00 Registration 9:00-9:30 Water Problems: It’s Not Just in the Southwest – An Overview of Ottawa County Water Problems Matthew Chappuies, Land Use Specialist, Ottawa County Paul Sachs, Director, Planning & Performance […]

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