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MSU Extension Cherries News
Join us March 19, 2016, as we address what’s next for Michigan agriculture production and land management.
Posted on February 2, 2016 5:18pm by Erin Lizotte
Farms exempt from the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act produce rule still have to keep records to prove exemption and identify yourself at points of sale.
Posted on January 19, 2016 3:27pm by Phil Tocco
A breakdown of who is required to comply with the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act.
Posted on January 19, 2016 3:16pm by Phil Tocco
Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources event to focus on soil health
Michigan State University will host its first Agriculture Innovations: Focus on Soils on Aug. 24, 2016, at the Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center in Frankenmuth, Michigan.
Posted on January 12, 2016 4:14pm by Megghan Honke Seidel
Save the date for Michigan’s first Highland Ag and Natural Resources Conference, March 19, 2016, to learn what’s next for Michigan agriculture.
Posted on January 7, 2016 1:45pm by Erin Lizotte
Presentations on a wide variety of crop production topics for people new to agriculture are available online and free for viewing.
Posted on December 16, 2015 4:35pm by Jim Isleib
Free pest scouting bulletins are now available to field crop, greenhouse, vegetable and perennial crop producers.
Posted on December 2, 2015 9:59am by Erin Lizotte
Spotted wing Drosophila webinar on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, will provide an in-depth discussion to develop an industry approach to manage the invasive fruit fly pest in Michigan cherries.
Posted on November 18, 2015 1:20pm by Bob Tritten
Now is the time for producers to plan their pesticide storage for the winter.
Posted on November 3, 2015 9:11am by Christina Curell
Handy, new, pocket-sized guide will help gardeners, farmers and landscapers support bee species.
Posted on October 21, 2015 10:44am by Rufus Isaacs