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MSU Organic Farmer Training Program

The MSU Organic Farmer Training Program (OFTP) is a 50/50 mix of hands-on learning in the field and interactive learning in the classroom. Join a community of beginning & aspiring farmers,…

From  Kathryn Rose Brandt on November 18th, 2021 27 plays 0  

Map of Beginning Farmer Resources

Map of Michigan Beginning Farmer Resources This interactive map lists over 70 resources for beginning farmers in Michigan! View the map or visit www.msuorganicfarm.org/map for more info. Listings…

From  Kathryn Rose Brandt on September 27th, 2021 29 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 55 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 172 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 328 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 29 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 119 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 249 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 558 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 358 plays 0  

Crop nutrient management April 3, 2017

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with crop nutrient management" April 3, 2017 Presenter: Jim Isleib, MSU Extension Educator Topics include: Determining…

From  James D Isleib on April 4th, 2017 220 plays 0  

Small vegetable farm systems Jan 30 2017

MSU Extension 2017 Beginning Farmer Webinar SeriesPresenter: Abbey Palmer, MSU North Farm education and outreach A farm is greater than the sum of its parts. This webinar looks at several farm…

From  James D Isleib on January 31st, 2017 421 plays 0  

Accepting food assistance benefits to increase your sales

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with accepting food assistance benefits to increase your sales" Date: May 4, 2016 This webinar was recorded without…

From  James D Isleib on May 4th, 2016 32 plays 0  

Growing raspberries in high tunnels

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with raspberries in high tunnels" Date: February 8, 2016 Presenter: Dr. Eric Hanson, professor of horticulture, MSU…

From  James D Isleib on February 9th, 2016 743 plays 0  

Getting started with edible chestnut production

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with edible chestnut production" Date: February 1 2016 Presenter: Erin Lizotte Host: Rob Sirrine …

From  James D Isleib on February 2nd, 2016 933 plays 0  

The basics of raising pigs

MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series - Getting started with the basics of raising pigs Date: January 27, 2016 Presenter: Tom Guthrie Host: Frank Wardynski Description: …

From  James D Isleib on January 28th, 2016 354 plays 0