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Conversations in the Community with Shakara Tyler and Erin Preston-Johnson Bevel

Hosted by Naim Edwards, MSU Extension. We speak with Shakara Tyler and Erin Preston-Johnson Bevel who are working with the Detroit Black Farmer Land Fund to increase access to land for urban growing…

From  Isabel Anne Branstrom on March 19th, 2021 27 plays

Climate Science Series: Carbon Sequestration in Agricultural Systems. February 9, 2021. KBS K-12 Partnership

Link to full event listing. Workshop 2: Carbon Sequestration in Agricultural SystemsTuesday, February 9, 2021 from 4 – 5 pm EasternDr. Phil Robertson, University Distinguished Professor of…

From  Kara Lynn Haas on February 22nd, 2021 4 plays 0  

Farm Transitions: Slowing Down and Planting a Seed for New Generations

If you are going through a farm transition planning for change may seem like a luxury at this point, but it is a necessary step. You will not save time by not planning, but just postpone the…

From  Florencia Manon Colella on January 28th, 2021 3 plays 0  

Mechanical planter impact on smallholder women farmers

Hand planting of maize and other crops is traditionally a task relegated to women and children in developing countries. A mechanical planter eased the burden of women farmers and allowed them to…

From  Timothy M Harrigan on January 25th, 2021 8 plays 0  

Moments From The Field: Butterfly Surveys

Take a look into the process of surveying butterflies in the fields of Kellogg Biological Station's Long-Term Ecological Research Program. Ecologists from Dr. Nick Haddad's lab, Allie…

From  Michaela Cameron Rose on November 24th, 2020 3 plays 0  

11/20/20 Eunice Foster Interview audio_only

Fall 2020 CSS 424 MIFFS Group Interview of Dr. Eunice Foster

From  Julie A Cotton on November 20th, 2020 12 plays 0  

2020 Summit Lightning Talks - Chris Bardenhagen

Collective Business Entities for Farm and Food Projects Chris Bardenhagen, JD/Doctoral Candidate - Chris Bardenhagen Law, PLCWhile local and direct marketing options are increasingly robust, eaters…

From  Lindsey Jene Scalera on October 16th, 2020 10 plays 0  

Bakker's Acres Apples Session 1 Farm to Market Webinar Series 10-8-20

Session one of our Farm to Market webinar series. This is a virtual farm tour of Bakker's Acres, a local apple orchard in Leelanau County. The video also includes a segment on bees and…

From  Rosali Winona Collier on October 15th, 2020 27 plays 0  

2020 MI Good Food Summit Lightning Talks - Full Session

Fast-paced food system stories from across Michigan! Please evaluate this session: https://forms.gle/16BU7nAXcVqme5aX8Group A: Farm & Food Business and Food AccessCollective Business Entities for…

From  Lindsey Jene Scalera on October 14th, 2020 25 plays 0