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CLFE Webinar Series Session 4

Our final session of the Cultivating Local Farm Economies Webinar Series focused on Emerging Issues in Agritourism and specifically on Farm Stay programs. We had an introductory presentation from…

From  Garrett Charles Ziegler on June 28th, 2021 33 plays 0  

WNA: The Importance of Taking Time Off and the Benefits of Staycations

Taking time away from work is important, both for your work life and your personal life. But you don’t need to travel at all to take advantage of a vacation. Jaimie Hutchison will discuss the…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 2nd, 2021 26 plays 0  

3-Minute MI Good Food Charter Update

This is a very brief overview of the 2020 Michigan Good Food Charter Update Process. Please contact scaleral@msu.edu if you have any questions! Invitation to Action: Join the Coordinating Committee…

From  Lindsey Jene Scalera on November 19th, 2020 24 plays 0  

Elections and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought on new challenges and considerations related to how to conduct elections, especially as Michigan prepares for the August 4 primary election. With an increased number…

From  Eric John Walcott on June 17th, 2020 48 plays 0  

Planning for Re-Opening Local Government

Conversations with city and county management about planning for re-opening local government facilities and adapting to the changing reality.

From  Eric John Walcott on June 8th, 2020 39 plays 0  

Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments: Dealing With the Threat of Invasive Species

The threat of invasive plant species pose a risk to communities across Michigan and are a danger to more than just native plant life. MSU Extension Educator Julie Crick discusses the threat of…

From  Eric John Walcott on September 3rd, 2019 24 plays 0  

Current Issues Affecting Michigan Local Governments: Helping Communities Deal With the Opioid Crisis

Hear from MSU Extension specialist Courtney Cuthbertson about helping Michigan communities deal with the opioid crisis, and some work MSU Extension is doing to address this crucial issue.

From  Eric John Walcott on May 30th, 2018 17 plays 0