Want to learn more about how climate variability and change, water and their potential affect on agricultural production? You can view a series of webinars featuring noted experts from throughout Michigan. These recorded webinars are intended for all residents interested in Michigan agriculture including farmers, their consultants, state and federal agency staff and all residents interested in climate and water’s influence on Michigan food production
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MSUE Environmental Quality News
Ensuring soil health is the key to a sustainable future.
Posted on June 16, 2016 11:11am by Phil Durst
Curbing runoff pollution, the leading threat to the nation’s waters, is everyone’s work.
Posted on June 13, 2016 11:42am by Monica Day
Understanding soil compaction and its impacts can yield big savings for farmers. Soil compaction will be one of the topics of discussion at MSU's Agriculture Innovation Day.
Posted on June 7, 2016 5:07pm by Sean Corp
A certified farm energy audit can show farmers ways to become more energy efficient, and save money.
Posted on May 24, 2016 3:08pm by Benjamin Van Zweden
El Niño causing lower production in solar energy systems on farms.
Posted on May 24, 2016 2:43pm by Al Go
Farmer attendees report conference boosted confidence in choosing renewable energy technologies.
Posted on May 23, 2016 2:04pm by Charles Gould
2016 Early Season Projections for Harmful Algal Bloom severity in Western Lake Erie beginning in mid-May.
Posted on May 23, 2016 1:30pm by Shelby Burlew
Participants in the Hillsdale County Grazing and Pasture Field Day will enjoy a full day of intensive knowledge and sharing seminars, and farm tours.
Posted on May 13, 2016 2:32pm by Shelby Burlew
Three different types of organic matter defined.
Posted on May 10, 2016 9:23am by Christina Curell
The challenge of keeping nutrients in the root zone year-around highlights the importance of multiple barriers with stacked/bundled BMP’s to stabilize cropland and prevent runoff.
Posted on April 14, 2016 9:34am by Tim Harrigan