Forest Harvest Field Day


Superior Township Hall
7049 S M-221
Brimley, MI 49715

Forest Harvest Field Day & MAEAP Phase I Event January 18, 2020 10 am – 2 pm Superior Township Hall 7049 S. M 221 Brimley, MI 49715 Chippewa County Agenda  10:00 Why work with a forester? Forestry Programs – FAP, QFP, Tree Farm, MAEAP             Dylan Parker, District Forester NRCS Programs                                                                                 Pat Carr, NRCS Soil Conservationist […]

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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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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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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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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 9:30—10:00 Registration   Water Problems: It’s Not Just in the Southwest – An Overview of Ottawa County Water Problems     Water, Nutrients and Pesticides: How Irrigation Affects Movement in a Container […]

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2020 Tri-County Soil Health Workshop


Kissel Building-Community Center
509 N Liberty St
West Unity, OH 43570

Meeting Agenda: 8:00am: Registration, Refreshments & District info   8:30am – 9:30am: Local Cover Crop Management & Economics                 Clint Nester Consultant- Nester AG LLC, Bryan, OH   9:45am – 11:45am: Keynote Session: Soil Health Agronomy, No-till, & Cover Crops Hans Kok – Ph.D., CCA, Indianapolis, IN   12:00-12:45pm: Lunch Updates – Hillsdale (MAEAP), Fulton […]

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Woodlot and Forest Management Workshop


Drake Farmstead
927 N Drake Rd
Oshtemo, MI 49006

Woodlot and Forest Management Workshop Where: Drake Farmstead 927 North Drake Rd., Oshtemo, MI When: Wednesday, March 18, 2020 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm This FREE workshop will help you make some important decisions as to how to best manage your forest or woodlot no ma􀀁er what the size of your property. You will learn […]

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Food and Livestock Forages that can be Successfully Grown in the Eastern UP


Pickford Township Hall
155 E Main St.
Pickford, MI 49774

Food and Livestock Forages that can Successfully be Grown in the Eastern UP & MAEAP Phase I Event March 19, 2020 6 pm – 8 pm Pickford Township Hall 155 E Main St Pickford, MI 49774 Chippewa County Agenda 6:00        What is MAEAP?                                                     Jen Parks, CLMCD MAEAP Technician 6:10        Livestock forages Crops for human […]

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MSUE Pesticide Manual Review in SE Michigan


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

March 30, 2020 (Please note this is an updated date. It was previously scheduled for April 1.) 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 https://www.canr.msu.edu/news/pesticide-manual-review-classes-offered-in-southeast-michigan

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