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Getting started with tomato diseases, insects and disorders

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 23-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2016 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Tomatoes are one of the hardest vegetables to grow. They are subject to numerous diseases and other issues. This session will help you identify what they might...

Getting started with growing and selling malting barley

Monday, January 18, 2016 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by James Isleib, Ashley McFarland

This program is part of a 23-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2016 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. The vibrant craft brewing industry in Michigan is responsible for the growing interest in locally sourced malt and hops for Michigan brewers. This session...

Industrial Hemp Production in the U.S.: Overview, Update, & Legal Issues

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 12:00 am EDT - Presented by Harrison Pittman

Industrial Hemp Production in the U.S.: Overview, Update, & Legal IssuesSponsored by the Agricultural and Food Law ConsortiumTopic: In recent years, interest in the production of industrial hemp as an agricultural commodity has increased at both the federal and state...

New Legal Resources to Assist Farmers in Direct Marketing

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rusty Rumley

Farmers face a wide range of legal and business opportunities and challenges when marketing directly to the end consumer. The purpose of this webinar and the Legal Issues in Direct Marketing guides (a new resource) is to educate farmers about the potential scope of their...

Getting started with beef feedlot management

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Frank Wardynski

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with beef feedlot managementFrank Wardynski and, Katelyn Thompson, MSU Extension Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 7-9pm Beef prices are...

Getting started with small farm equipment

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with small farm equipmentFred Springborn, MSU Extension Monday, April 27, 2015, 7-9pm (‘eastern time’) Many beginning farmers are not...

Getting started with poultry production

Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with poultry producionDarrin Karcher, Poultry Extension Specialist, MSU Dept of Animal Science Monday, April 20, 2015, 7-9pm Small...

Getting started with cover crops in field crop rotations

Monday, April 6, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with cover crops in field crop rotationsPaul Gross, MSU Extension Monday, April 6, 2015, 7-9pm Farmers who want to prevent soil...

Getting started with managing soil, irrigation and fertilization interactions

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with managing soil, irrigation, fertilization interactionsRon Goldy, MSU Extension Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 7-9pm “It all starts with...

Getting started with direct marketing

Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Michelle Walk, Julia Darnton, Beth Clawson

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with direct marketingMichelle Walk, Julia Darnton, Beth Clawson, MSU Extension Monday, March 30, 2015, 7-9pm New farmers who plan to...

Getting started with beef cow-calf production

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Frank Wardynski

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with beef cow-calf productionFrank Wardynski, Kable Thurlow, Katelyn Thomspon, MSU Extension Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 7-9pm (all times...

Getting started with small fruit production

Monday, March 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with small fruitBob Tritten, MSU Extension Monday, March 23, 2015, 7-9pm Small fruits, including strawberries, blueberries, raspberries,...

Getting started with marketing

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with marketing Ron Goldy, MSU Extension Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7-9pm “Where am I going to sell this stuff?” is a question that...

Getting started with season extension

Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with season extension Collin Thompson, MSU Extension program instructor/farm manager, MSU North Farm at the Upper Peninsula Research and...

Getting started with hop production

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rob Sirrine, Erin Lizotte

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with hops productionRob Sirrine and Erin Lizotte, MSU Extension Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7-9pm Interest in growing Michigan hops is...