Alert! Numerous reports of high western bean cutworm infestations and damage in south & central MI, including in Bt hybrids.
This past spring there were 13 performance trial plots planted on 13 farms around the state
The following checklist can lead to a successful harvest.
Is the current dairy situation just another part of the ongoing cycle the industry must endure, or do we need to look at a new national dairy program for the upcoming farm bill?
Michigan Farm Bureau (MFB) and employees of the MFB Family of Companies put money where their mouth is, choosing to invest in agriculture's future by buying animals from youth exhibitors at livestock auctions spanning the state's peninsulas.
Deadline to provide comment is Sept. 8, 2016
In the newly created role of Michigan Farm Bureau (MFB) Mobile FARM Science Lab educator, Lyndsay Grasman is confident she’ll be able to combine the best of both worlds—agriculture and education—in her latest teaching assignment.
Indiana’s precautions are adequate to satisfy Michigan’s concerns regarding the disease.
Applications should be mailed or e-mailed by September 30, 2016.
Beekeepers, growers and others interested in the health of honey bees are invited to listening sessions to discuss pesticide use and bees.
Finalists in the agriculture category included GDW Farms of Holland and the Miller Family Farm of Carney. Honorable mention was given to Coveyou Scenic Farm Market, of Petoskey.
In addition to Federal financial aid, the State of Michigan disbursed more than $104 million in aid during the 2014-15 academic year. So the question becomes, then, how do you get your hands on a slice of the pie?
Mining companies often pay a higher price for farmland than farmers would pay.
No, you’re not cooing and you’re not making “goo-goo gah-gah” sounds. You’re doing something much worse. You’re calling young livestock “babies.”