Michigan: 20 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Excessive Rains Feb 11, 2020

🕔Feb 11, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 20 Michigan counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Arenac, Barry, Bay, Branch, Chippewa, Clare, Gladwin, Ionia, Lake, Luce, Mackinac, Mecosta, Midland, Missaukee, Ogemaw, […]

Michigan Soybeans: Muddy Fields Ideal for Spreading SCN Feb 6, 2020

🕔Feb 6, 2020
With wet field conditions during spring planting or fall harvest season, like we saw in 2019, the equipment and trucks that enter each field are more likely to carry soil […]

Michigan Webinar: Corn, Wheat, Soybean Price Outlook – Feb. 14 Feb 6, 2020

🕔Feb 6, 2020
The 2020 Field Crops Webinar Series will continue on Feb. 14 with “Corn, Wheat and Soybean Price Outlook.” For the last time before he retires, Michigan State University Extension agricultural […]

Michigan: Cover Crops and Nitrogen Cycling – What Is My Final Goal? Feb 6, 2020

🕔Feb 6, 2020
When it comes to the relationship between cover crops and nitrogen, there are two types of cover crops. Those that can fix nitrogen from the atmosphere, and those that can […]

Michigan Soybeans: Can Deer Repellents Prevent Yield Loss? Feb 6, 2020

🕔Feb 6, 2020
In 2019, Michigan State University Extension trialed DeerProSpring & Summer and Plantskydddeer repellent products on two production soybean fields in northeast Lower Michigan (Metz, Michigan) and the south-central Upper Peninsula […]

Michigan Webinar Series: Lessons Learned from Late, Prevented Planting in 2019 Jan 31, 2020

🕔Jan 31, 2020
The 2020 Field Crops Webinar Series will kick off the program with “Late and Prevented Planting Issues: Lessons Learned from 2019” on Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. Looking back at the lessons […]

Michigan: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Freeze Jan 16, 2020

🕔Jan 16, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated three Michigan counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Clare, Gladwin, and Midland counties who suffered losses caused by ice, freeze, and thawing that […]

Michigan: Farm Bill Programs – Don’t Make the Wrong Decision Jan 14, 2020

🕔Jan 14, 2020
Many Michigan farmers have chosen to forego 2018 Farm Bill meetings across the state, erroneously thinking that what has worked for them in the 2014 Farm Bill, will work again […]

Michigan: Wheat on Wheat – 7 Considerations Before Planting Jan 10, 2020

🕔Jan 10, 2020
Generally, planting crops in monoculture is not recommended. There are many benefits to crop rotation including improved nutrient cycling, soil tilth, weed control, disease suppression and increased yield potential. This […]

Michigan: 22 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Freeze, Flooding Dec 19, 2019

🕔Dec 19, 2019
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 22 Michigan counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to recent weather events may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

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