Michigan Farm News
  • Farm News Five: Conservation funds for Michigan Farmers

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    by Farm News Media

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    On this week’s Farm News 5 you’ll hear about the Trump Administration’s proposed budget cuts to the USDA and much more.

    Farm News Five: Fight over a fish hatchery

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    by Farm News Media

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    On this week’s Farm News 5 we’ll tell you how the fight over a fish hatchery in Grayling is now spilling into Crawford County court

    Farm News Five: Don’t switch hybrids yet

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    by Farm News Media

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    The second week of Farm News Five is here.

    Welcome to Farm News Five

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    Farm News Media is proud to launch a video news program.

    Your trusted Farm News in just five minutes

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    Farm News Five Preview

    Farm News Media presents Farm News Five, a weekly video show featuring the top Michigan agricultural news in five minutes. Farm News Five will officially launch on Saturday May 6, and be sent out every Saturday morning thereafter.

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  • Columns

    Challenges and opportunities for young, beginning and small farmers

    Dollars and Sense

    GreenStone FCS | May 3, 2017 

    Ashley Den DulkFarming is a challenging undertaking, with long days that start early and are filled with physical demands from running the tractor to calving cows to fixing equipment to repairing fence posts.
     

    Create a gun trust

    Law of the Land

    Varnum LLP | May 3, 2017 

    Reisner 2I am frequently asked "what is a gun trust and when should I create one?" The short answer is that gun trusts are created primarily to acquire, possess and use firearms regulated by the National Firearms Act of 1934 (the NFA).

    Important considerations for capital investments

    Dollars and Sense

    GreenStone FCS | April 24, 2017 

     Leo PaschFor many farmers, it seems hardly a year goes by without some form of capital investment, whether in equipment, facilities, livestock or land.

    What's the status of WOTUS?

    Law of the Land

    Varnum LLP | April 3, 2017 

     PhelpsThe EPA and Army Corps had been without a valid WOTUS definition for some time.

    Executive order brings new level of ag labor uncertainty

    Law of the Land

    Varnum LLP | March 15, 2017 

     Kimberly Clark pngEmployers should prepare for immigration enforcement impact