Blogs and Columns Index
Highlighted here are descriptions of the regular blogs and columns featured in Michigan Farm News. Click on the heading you're interested in to see all blog posts or columns by a particular author.
Providing sensible insight to help you get the most out of your operation; a perspective from Michigan’s leading source of agricultural financial products and services, GreenStone Farm Credit Services.
Features news of a legal nature that affects farmers. It is written by attorneys in the agriculture practice group at Varnum. In addition to having a particular focus on agriculture and farming in their legal practices, the members of Varnum's ag group all have strong ties to farming in their personal lives.
MSU agriculture economist Jim Hilker offers market information and adds advice on crop marketing that you can only get as a tuition-paying student if not for Michigan Farm News.
State meteorologist Jeff Andresen keeps track of growing degree days, soil moisture, pest emergence and all things weather-related.
Damian Mason is farm boy, farm owner, and highly sought after agricultural speaker and entertainer who has performed at Michigan Farm Bureau's annual meeting. He describes his blog as "commentary with a dose of comedy.
Keep close tabs on what's happening across commodity sectors from Farm Bureau members around the state in Field Focus sponsored by Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizers.