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Hobby or Commercial Farming

This video gives insight into some tax differences between hobby and commercial farming. For more information, contact Florencia Colella at colellaf@msu.edu or 231-224-6439. You may turn on Closed…

From  Florencia Manon Colella on July 25th, 2020 21 plays 0  

Downloading or printing the Farm Records Book for Management

The Farm Records Book for management is a free tool to keep track of your farm income and expenses that you may use on paper, Excel or Google Sheets. It also lets you keep track of labor payments,…

From  Florencia Manon Colella on July 25th, 2020 27 plays 0  

Raising rabbits 3.7.18

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series March 7 2018 Presenter: Katie Holcomb, 4H Rabbitry Volunteer A quick overview on rabbits—breeds, housing, feeding, breeding, and raising.…

From  James D Isleib on March 15th, 2018 46 plays 0  

Fertilizer basics Feb 21 2018

Michigan State University Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series February 21, 2018 "Getting started with fertilizer basics" George Silva, MSU Extension Sr. Educator 62 minutes…

From  James D Isleib on February 22nd, 2018 167 plays 0  

Organic matter basics Feb 14 2018

Michigan State University Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series February 14, 2018 "Getting started with organic matter basics" Dr. Sieglinde Snapp and Vicki Morrone 74 minutes …

From  James D Isleib on February 15th, 2018 143 plays 0  

Choosing apple varieties and rootstocks for your new orchard Feb 7 2018

Michigan State University Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with choosing apple varieties and rootstocks for your new orchard" February 7, 2018 Presenter: Amy…

From  James D Isleib on February 8th, 2018 139 plays 0  

Managing your farm woodlot Jan 31 2018

Michigan State University Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with managing your farm woodlot" January 31, 2018 Presenters: Julie Crick, MSU Extension & Dale…

From  James D Isleib on February 1st, 2018 294 plays 0  

Getting started with reduced tillage vegetable growing January 24, 2018

Michigan State University Beginning Farmer Webinar Series January 24, 2018, Presenter: Ben Phillips 71 minutes The benefits of reducing tillage include improved soil organic matter, water…

From  James D Isleib on January 25th, 2018 26 plays 0  

Getting started with reduced tillage vegetable growing

Michigan State University Extension 2018 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series January 24, 2018 Presenter: Ben Phillips, MSU Extension Vegetable Educator The benefits of reducing tillage include…

From  begfrmr Beginning Farmer Webinar Series on January 25th, 2018 117 plays 0  

Producing and Selling Eggs May 8 2017

MSU Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with producing and selling eggs" May 8, 2017 Presenter: Dr. Darrin Karcher, Asst Professor and Poultry Extension Specialist, Purdue…

From  James D Isleib on May 9th, 2017 206 plays 0  

Planning and operating a mixed fruit orchard April 24 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with planning and operating a mixed fruit orchard" April 24, 2017 Presenter: Bob Tritten, MSU Extension The essentials…

From  James D Isleib on April 26th, 2017 448 plays 0  

Aquaculture April 10 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with aquaculture" April 10, 2017 Presenter: Elliot Nelson, Michigan Sea Grant Extension Aquaculture, or ‘fish…

From  James D Isleib on April 14th, 2017 289 plays 0