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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  

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  

Blueberries March 27 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with blueberries" March 27, 2017 Presenter: Mark Longstroth, Extension Educator This webinar provides a review of the…

From  James D Isleib on March 28th, 2017 1,044 plays 0  

Fencing and watering systems for livestock March 13, 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with fencing and watering systems for livestock" March 13, 2017 Presenters: Jerry Lindquist and Kevin Gould A good…

From  James D Isleib on March 15th, 2017 389 plays 0  

Maple Syrup Feb 27, 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with maple syryp" February 27, 2017 Presenters: Bob, Sue and Addy Battel, Battel Sugar Bush, Cass City, MI For those…

From  James D Isleib on March 1st, 2017 268 plays 0  

Business planning and financial readiness

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with business planning and financial readiness" Date: May 2, 2016 Presenter: Jeremy Moghtader, MSU Student Organic…

From  James D Isleib on May 3rd, 2016 426 plays 0  

Selecting a tractor for your small farm

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with selecting a tractor for your small farm" Date: April 27, 2016 Presenter: Fred Springborn, MSU Extension field…

From  James D Isleib on April 28th, 2016 117 plays 0  

The Food Safety Modernization Act What you need to do

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Series "Getting started with the Food Safety Modernization Act: What you need to do" Presenter: Phil Tocco, MSU Extension educator Host: Jim…

From  James D Isleib on April 15th, 2016 53 plays 0  

Hay Production

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with hay production" Date: April 11, 2016 Presenter: Dr. Kim Cassida, MSU Forage Extension Specialist, Host: …

From  James D Isleib on April 13th, 2016 376 plays 0  

Insect morphology

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with basics of insect morphology" Date: April 4, 2016 Presenter: Dr. Chris DiFonzo, MSU Field Crop Entolomogist, Dept…

From  James D Isleib on April 5th, 2016 113 plays 0  

Meat goats

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with meat goats" Date: March 30, 2016 Presenter, Mike Metzger, MSU Extension educator, Host: Shelby Burlew, MSU…

From  James D Isleib on March 31st, 2016 249 plays 0