2022 Crop and Pest Management Update Meetings

Participants of the Crop and Pest Management Update Meetings will hear MSU Extension specialists present the latest recommendations for managing weeds, diseases, insects and nematodes and receive a copy of Extension bulletin E-434 “Weed Control Guide for Field Crops.” The topics covered at the programs will be determined by the local host and will vary from site to site. Detailed agendas for all programs are available below or by calling the host MSU Extension office. Each meeting will take place 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., with registration starting at 8:30 a.m.

Cost: $35.00 per session

The registration fee covers includes lunch and materials. Pre-registration is required to ensure an accurate count for meals and materials. Registration will close one week prior to the event date so please plan accordingly when registering. You can register online below or by calling the host site contact phone.

2022 Crop Pest and Crop Management Updates: 

  • January 12 -- Ithaca, Gratiot Isabella Regional Education Service District, 1131 E Center St., Ithaca, MI 48847; Contact Clinton County Extension Office at 989-224-5240
  • January 24 -- Dowagiac, Dowagiac Conservation Club, 54551 N51 North, Dowagiac, MI 49047; Contact the Van Buren MSU Extension Office at 269-657-8213
  • February 1 -- Frankenmuth, Saginaw Valley Research and Extension Center, 3775 S Reese Rd., Frankenmuth, MI 48734; Contact Lapeer County Extension Office at 810-667-0341
  • February 3 -- Gaylord, Kirtland University Center, 80 Livingston Blvd, Gaylord, MI 49735; Contact Presque Isle County Extension Office at 989-734-2168
  • February 8 -- Milan, Family Center at Immaculate Conception Parish, 21 Ann St., Milan, MI 48160; Contact St. Joseph County Extension office at 269-467-5511
  • February 10 -- Kingston, Beagio's, 5795 Sanilac Rd., Kinston, MI  48741; Contact Lapeer County Extension Office at 810-667-0341

Registrations cancelled within seven days of program date will not be refunded. Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Restricted Use Pesticide (RUP) and Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) credits available for each date and location. Only participants who attend are eligible to receive RUP and CCA credits. MDARD RUP credits are only available to Michigan residents.

Registration for Frankenmuth Crop and Pest Management Update Meeting Feb. 1 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on January 25, 2022.

Registration for Gaylord Crop and Pest Management Update Meeting Feb. 3 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on January 27, 2022.

Registration for Milan Crop and Pest Management Update Meeting Feb. 8 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 6, 2022.

Registration for Kingston Crop and Pest Management Update Meeting Feb. 10 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 3, 2022.

Accommodations

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For questions please contact the host site by phone:

  • January 12 -- Ithaca, Contact Clinton County Extension Office at 989-224-5240
  • January 24 -- Dowagiac, Contact the Van Buren MSU Extension Office at 269-657-8213
  • February 1 -- Frankenmuth, Contact Lapeer County Extension Office at 810-667-0341
  • February 3 -- Gaylord, Contact Presque Isle County Extension Office at 989-734-2168
  • February 8/9 -- Milan, Contact St. Joseph County Extension Office at 269-467-5511
  • February 10 -- Kingston, Contact Lapeer County Extension Office at 810-667-0341