Michigan State University’s Dairy Team focuses on dairy production by bringing together educators and researchers who have a commitment to enhance the competitive advantage of Michigan dairy producers and Michigan’s dairy industry. Through specialized dairy programs, ranging from online resources and educational seminars to dairy educators located throughout the state, the MSU Dairy Team provides Michigan’s dairy industry with easy-to-access information on a consistent basis.
Registration for Effective Management of Farm Employees is now open. See the flyer for more details about the agenda for these meetings.
Check out the 2014-2015 MSU Extension Dairy Team Programs booklet for other educational events to be offered this winter.
MSUE Dairy News
Food-related business operators can easily set up online profiles on the new and improved MarketMaker in just a few steps.
Posted on December 18, 2014 8:59pm by Joanne Davidhizar
MarketMaker has a new look and has been updated with new search features to link food markets across the U.S.
Posted on December 18, 2014 8:43pm by Joanne Davidhizar
Need some help making a decision on which clover you should use as a cover crop?
Posted on December 15, 2014 3:18pm by Christina Curell
White clover has many benefits that are useful for cropping systems.
Posted on December 15, 2014 3:08pm by Christina Curell
Crimson clover has many benefits when used at a cover crop for the farm system.
Posted on December 15, 2014 2:41pm by Christina Curell
Consider the following management tips for red clover, one of the most widely used cover crops.
Posted on December 15, 2014 1:47pm by Christina Curell
There are many benefits to using red clover as a cover crop, including nitrogen production, serving as a weed suppressor and being widely adaptable.
Posted on December 15, 2014 12:35pm by Christina Curell
Recent surveys show Breakfast on the Farm impacts the impression and knowledge participants have on modern crop production.
Posted on December 15, 2014 12:08pm by Ted Ferris
With grain farms facing the lowest prices they have seen in several years, many farms will need to utilize their operating line of credit to close out 2014.
Posted on December 15, 2014 10:59am by Dennis Stein
There are resources available to help you select and prepare the perfect beef dinner.
Posted on December 12, 2014 4:13pm by Jeannine Schweihofer
MSUE Dairy Events
Date: Jan 6, 2015
Location: Garfield Township Hall, N6760 M-117, Engadine, MI 49827
Date: Jan 7, 2015
Location: Delta County Extension Office, 2840 College Ave., Escanaba, MI 49829
Date: Jan 8, 2015
Location: 6569 Clay Ave. S.W., Grand Rapids, MI 49548